Deividas Šlekys

Lecturer. BA, Political Science, Institute of International Relations and Political Science, Vilnius University (2004).

MA, Political Science, Institute of International Relations and Political Science, Vilnius University (2006).

MLitt in War Studies, The Scottish Centre for War Studies Glasgow University (2008), UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office Chevening Scholarship.

PhD, Institute of International Relations and Political Science, Vilnius University (2012). University.

Since 2007 teaches at the IIRPS. 2008-2012 - Head of Studies Departament in this faculty. In 2010 was elected as the best faculty lecturer of the year. Since March 2013, Postdoctoral Fellow at Lithuanian Military Academy.

Memeber of Faculty Board.

Syllabus:

  • History of International Relations
  • War Sociology
  • Diplomatijos istorija ir teorija
  • Valstybės teorijos

Additional Information:

Email: deividas.slekys [eta] tspmi.vu.lt

Other Syllabus:

„Military challenges in current security environment: options for small states. Baltic perspective“. course taught in Winter School “ Post Crimea Security Environment and Small States January 24-30, 2016.   Students interested in small state EU policy, are encouraged to check out this online forum from the Erasmus+ funded strategic partnership Small States in Europe: Challenges and Opportunities.

Publications:

Books:

-Deividas Šlekys (co-author), Tarptautinės antiteroristinės kovos iššūkių Lietuvai analizė. Vilnius: Vilniaus universiteto leidykla, 2007.

Articles: 

-     Šlekys, D., More than semantics: the difference between the concepts of “military revolution” and “revolution in military affairs“ in Lithuanian Political Science Yearbook 2007. Vilnius: Vilnius university press, 2008, 51-87.

-          Šlekys, D., "The importance and anxiety of the American way of war"//Lithuanian annual strategic review 2007 (in Lithuanian and English), 2008.

-          Šlekys, D., „Besikeičiančio karo pobūdžio įtaka Lietuvos dalyvavimui tarptautinės bedruomenės pastangose kovoti su terorizmu“ studijoje Tarptautinės antiteroristinės kovos iššūkių Lietuvai analizė. Sud. E. Račius. Vilnius: Vilniaus universiteto leidykla, 2007.

-          Šlekys, D., „Karas kaip kontaktas“, Seminarai 2002. Atviros visuomenės kolegija. A. Jokubaitis ir T. Sodeika (sud.). Vilnius: Strofa, 2003, pp. 53-66.

Reviews:

-Deividas Šlekys, "Kaip piratai padėjo kurti valstybę" .Reviewed book: Janice E. Thomson Samdiniai, piratai ir suverenai: valstybės kūrimasis ir eksteritorinė prievarta ankstyvojoje modernioje Europoje .//Politologija, 2008 nr. 2.<!--[endif] >

Conference papers: 

-          „Military as the Forgotten Dimension of Social Theory“, prepared for The Inter-University Seminar on Armed Forces and Society Conference 2011, October 21-23.


-          “Lithuanian Historical Memory and the Tradition of Primacy of Foreign Policy”, presented at Society for Military History Conference 2013, March 14-17