Position: graduate student
Branch: Department of the Human Dimensions of Global Change
Workplace: ÚVGZ AV ČR, v. v. i.V Jirchářích 149/6Praha110 00
Evaluation of the effectiveness of nature protection concerning sustainable development, and the needs of human communities; harmonization of the sustainability of nature protection measures and economic development of afflicted localities
10/2019 – present: Ph.D. candidate – Faculty of Humanities, Charles University, the study program: Social Ecology
Topic/thesis: Mechanisms of success and failure of conservation programs in developing countries
09/2014 – 09/2016: Master degree – Faculty of Arts, Palacký University, the study program: Cultural Anthropology and Cultural Studies
09/2011 – 06/2014: Bachelor degree – Faculty of Arts, Palacký University, the study program: Cultural Anthropology
Important research visits and fellowships
2019: Internship in Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, WA, United States (prof. Lisa Dabek). The internship focused on researching the environmental efforts of the Tree Kangaroo Conservation Program (TKCP).
2018: Research stay in Yawan, Kotet and Lae, Papua New Guinea. The research evaluated the applied nature protection steps of the Tree Kangaroo Conservation Program concerning the needs of local communities.