Education & Career


2014 (Sept 1) – Present
Research assistant; Department of Animal Physiology and Ethology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia

2010 – 2014 (Aug 21)
Doctorate; Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava (Ph.D.; Topic: The effects of irregular light-dark regime on the rat cardiovascular system and its regulation; Supervisor: prof. RNDr. Michal Zeman, DrSc.)

2008 – 2010
Master; Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava (Mgr; Topic: Effect of lightning regimen simulating shift work on rhytmic changes in the cardiovascular system and its regulation; Supervisor: prof. RNDr. Michal Zeman, DrSc.)

2005 – 2008
Bachelor; Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava (Bc; Topic: Hormonal and physiological consequences induced by irregular rhythms of activity; Supervisor: prof. RNDr. Michal Zeman, DrSc.)

Awards & Courses


2015 (September 08)
Certificate about accredited training in line with Legislation for the protection of animals used for scientific purposes (Directive 2010/63/EU).

2015 (June 20)
Irwin J. Kopin Travelling Fellowship from NINDS - National Institutes of Health to participate on the "Eleventh symposium on catecholamines and other neurotransmitters in stress" at the Smolenice Castle for excellence in catecholamine research.

2014 (Aug 27 – 30)
Travel award from The Federation of European Physiological Societies to congress in Budapest, Hungary

from June 2013
Member of Slovak Physiological Society and Slovak Medical Association

2013 (May 26)
Young Investigator Award. International symposium “Advances in cardiovascular research – from bench to bedside”, Smolenice, Slovakia

2011 (Oct 1) – 2012 (Jan 31)
Ernst-Mach scholarship; prof. Isabella Ellinger, Medical University, Vienna

2009 (November 12)
Academic award of the rector of the Comenius University „as an expression of special recognition for the successful representation of the Comenius University in an exemplary implementation of the study duties“.

2009/2010
Comenius University Scholarship for excellent study results

2007 (Feb 12 – Dec 20)
English course for university students with achieved level B1 at Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava.

Hobbies & Contact


Biodata analysis (R, MATLAB), programming (mySQL, PHP, HTML+CSS, JS), reading (S. King) and a little bit writing.



Where You Can Find Me