RNDr. Martin Pospíšek Ph.D.: Curriculum Vitae

RNDr. Martin Pospíšek Ph.D.,

Current position:

Ricany, Czech Republic

Assistant Professor
Department of Genetics and Microbiology
Faculty of Science, Charles University
Prague, Czech Republic

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teaching and research activities:


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(F = full responsibility, P = partial responsibility):
Regular (current duties):
· Principles of molecular biology (from 2004, F, lecture 3h)
· Methods of Functional Genomics (P, 4 days, summer semester, together with lecturers from EMBL, Heidelberg)

· Advisor of M.Sc. and Ph.D. diploma students
Regular (past duties):
· Principles of molecular biology and genetics (2000-2003, P [F - for molecular biology part]; lecture 4h, practical course 2h weekly; winter semester)
· Principles of molecular biology and genetics for teachers (2000-2003, P [F - for molecular biology part]; lecture 3h, practical course 2h weekly; summer semester)
· Molecular biology and genetics I (1997-2000, F, lecture; 2h weekly; winter semester)
· Molecular biology and genetics II (1997-2000, F, lecture; 2h weekly; summer semester)
· Advanced practical course on molecular genetics for graduate students (from 1989, P, 2 weeks, winter semester)
· Practical course on molecular genetics for postgraduate students (from 1990, P, 2 weeks, winter semester)
· International laboratory courses "Cellular and Molecular Basis of Plant Regeneration, Prague (TEMPUS; June 1993, May 1994) (both P).
· Courses of Boehringer Mannheim on Nonradiactive Labeling and Detection of Nucleic Acids (Prague, 1996), on RT-PCR and Long-distance PCR (Prague, 1997) and on Advanced techniques in PCR and RT-PCR (Prague, 1999) (all F)

Research stays and courses:
· EMBO Course on "Cellular and Molecular Biology of Yeast", Heidelberg, Germany, March, 1991
· Ciba-Geigy, CNS group, Switzerland, Basel, February-March, 1994
· Centre for Protein Engineering, MRC, Cambridge, UK, July-September, 1994
· Cornell University Medical College, USA, New York, January-July, 1998
· ICGEB theoretical course "RNA structure and function", Trieste, Italy, 3.-6.4. 2000
· EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany, November-December, 2004; November 2011, November - December 2015

Czechoslovak Society for Microbiology (2001-2013 member of the board)

Czechoslovak Society for Forensic Genetics (2006-2008, vicepresident)
The RNA Society
The Genetics Society of America
Microbiology Society

Organizer or co-organizer of meetings and conferences:
· RNA Club (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
· 23rd, 24th and 27th Congress of the Czechoslovak Society for Microbiology
· Translational Control and Non-Coding RNA Meeting (2006)
· Forensica 2008
· Ecology of Soil Microorganisms (2011, 2015)
· DNA Forensic Workshop (October 21-23, 2010) University of Cape Town, South Africa;
· DNA Forensic Workshop (October 25-27, 2010) University of Pretoria, South Africa
· Workshop on DNA Typing of Bone Samples (2008, 2012, 2015)