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Global Change Research Institute, CAS

Mgr. et Mgr. Jan Daněk


Position: PhD student

Branch: Department of the Human Dimensions of Global Change

Workplace: ÚVGZ AV ČR, v. v. i.V Jirchářích 149/6Praha110 00


Phone: +420 775 475 008

Research Focus

  • Assessment and mapping of cultural ecosystem services / non-material nature’s contributions to people

  • Implementation of the ecosystem services concept in policy and decision-making


  • 2015 – present: Environmental Studies (Ph.D.)
    Charles University in Prague, Environment Center & Faculty of Humanities
    Research topic: Ecosystem services in environmental policy and decision-making in the Czech Republic

  • 2011 – 2015: Social and Cultural Ecology (Mgr. – equivalent to M.A.)
    Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Humanities

  • 2007 – 2010: European Studies Focusing on European Law (Mgr. – equivalent to M.A.)
    Palacky University in Olomouc, Faculty of Law


  • 9/2016 – present: Department of Human Dimensions of Global Change, Global Change Research Institute, The Czech Academy of Sciences

  • 2014 – 2016: Desk officer – Department of International Relations
    Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic


  • Young Ecosystem Services Specialists (YESS)

  • Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP)

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