- Senior Lecturer in Czech (Russian)
Emigré Czech Literature 1971- 1989, Contemporary Czech Literature, Czech Cinema, in particular since 1989, contemporary Czech media, society and politics.
- in cooperation with Professor Jiří Holý of Charles University, holder of the European 2008 Humboldt Prize for Academic Excellence, JČ co-translated, edited and published Holý´s Writers Under Siege: Czech Literature since 1945 (2007) – first English language history of Czech Literature published in 35 years.
- Jan Čulík is Editor of the Czech entries on 20th century literature for three volumes of the American Dictionary of Literary Biography, New York, London and Boston (vols. 215 and 232, the volume on the literature of the post-communist era is forthcoming).