She graduated Social epidemiology at the Faculty of Science, Charles University and Social antropology at the Faculty of Social Sciences, where she continues in studying Sociology. During her PhD she focuses on qualitative methods in quality of life and health research. Here research interest are qualitative methods in social epidemiology, demography, well-being and migration.
PhD project: Qualitative methods as a research tool in demography and social epidemiology with a focus on quality of life research Advisor: RNDr. Michala Lustigová, Ph.D.
Demography since 2018
Mgr. Anna Altová
She obtained bachelor's degree Social-economic demography at the University of Economics and master's degree in Social Epidemiology. She focuses on lifestyle risk factors of cancer. She received Charles University Grant Agency founding for the project Motivations and barriers for cancer screening attendance among Czech women. In 2019/20 she successfully completed the European Doctoral School of Demography in Barcelona. She is one of the organizers of the Young Demographers Conference and a founding member of the EAPS PhD NetworkSteering committee. PhD project: Lifestyle as a risk factor for cancer Advisor: RNDr. Michala Lustigová, Ph.D. ORCID
Demography since 2018
Mgr. Jan Carlos Sekera
Jan Carlos Sekera graduated from Geography with an emphasis on education at the University of West Bohemia and Social Epidemiology at the Charles University. Currently he works at the National Institute of Public Health in the National programme for AIDS prevention. His research interests concern epidemiology of STDs, HIV/AIDS epidemiology and STDs in men who have sex with men. He is a member of the International Union Against Sexually Transmitted Infection in the Data working group and the Health care availability working group of the Fast-Track Cities project.
PhD project: Epidemiologická analýza sexuálně přenosných infekcí v České republice Advisor: prof. RNDr. Dagmar Dzúrová, CSc. Researchgate
Demography since 2017
Mgr. Vendula Machů
Vendula graduated development studies at the Palacký University, Olomouc and Social epidemiology at the Charles University. She worked the the National Institute of Mental Health as a member of the social psychiatry research team. Currently she is a PhD candidate at the University of Groningen in Netherlands. ORCID
PhD Project: Duševní zdraví mladých dospělých Advisor: prof. RNDr. Dagmar Dzúrová, CSc.
Social Geography and Regional Development since 2016
Mgr. Kateřina Gabrielová, M.Sc.
She is a PhD student at the Department of Social Geography and Regional Development of the Faculty of Natural Sciences of Charles University in Prague. She graduated from School of Oriental and African Studies – University London in 2008. Her major was in International Politics. She completed her Bachelor’s degree in Politics and Society at the Anglo-American University in Prague in 2007. In 2009, she worked in Vietnam as UN Volunteer for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on the treatment, prevention and rehabilitation of drug addicts.
Advisor: prof. RNDr. Dagmar Dzúrová, CSc.
Katedra sociální geografie a regionálního rozvoje Přírodovědecká fakulta UK Albertov 6 128 43 Praha 2