|Prof. Václav Hořejší, PhD.|
|Address:||Institute of Molecular Genetics of the ASCR, v. v. i.|
142 20 Prague 4, Czech Republic
|Phone:||+420 241 062 465|
+420 241 729 908
|Fax:||+420 244 472 282|
|Born:||October 14, 1949, Mlynské Struhadlo, Czechoslovakia|
|Education:||1973, Faculty of Sciences, Charles University, Prague (RNDr); |
1978, Faculty of Sciences, Charles University, CSc (equivalent of PhD).
|1977 - present:||Research Scientist at the Inst. of Molecular Genetics Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague. Since 1991 – Head of Lab. of Molecular Immunology, 2005 - 2017 Director of the Institute.|
|1994 - 2000:||Associate Professor of Immunology, Faculty of Sciences, Charles University, Prague|
|2000 - present:||Professor of Immunology, Charles University, Prague|
|1985 – 1986:||Visiting scientist, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA|
So far recipient of 7 Czech research grants, 2 collaborative grants of the Austrian program Ost-West, 1 collaborative grant of the EU program PECO 92, 1 grant of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 1 grant of The Wellcome Trust, 2 grants of EC.
1987 – present: semestral courses „Molecular immunology“ and “Immunology” (Faculty of Sciences, Charles University. Author of two textbooks for these courses. So far supervisor of 13 PhD students (12 of them already defended PhD Thesis) and 10 undergraduate students.
Author and co-author of >180 research communications published in international journals, 29 chapters in monographs, 20 review articles and three books. Chairmanship of sections at 12 international conferences, 11 invited lectures at international conferences, over 35 invited seminars at Universities and Institutes abroad.
These publications received according to the ISI Web of Knowledge data so far over 10.800 citations, the Hirsch index of V.H. is currently 56.
February 28, 2017