Department of Zoology

The Department of Zoology is responsible for the Zoology and Entomology Master’s and Doctoral programmes. The Ph. D. programmes are designed to provide students with a thorough overview of biology, ecology and the evolution of animals, and with a good knowledge of modern zoological methodology. The studies are focused on animal phylogeny, ecology and the behavior of fish, birds, mammals etc.

Head of the Department: Dr. Roman Fuchs

Ph.D. study in Zoology and Entomology

Programme Directors: Assoc. Prof. František Sedláček, Assoc. Prof. Oldřich Nedvěd
Contact: phone (420)-387772258, e-mail
phone (420)-387772253, e-mail

Ph.D. study in Physiology and Immunology

Programme Directors: Prof. Dalibor Kodrík, Assoc. Prof. Jiří Šantrůček
Contact: Phone: (420)-387775271, e-mail:
Phone: (420)-387775527, e-mail:
Co-operating department:  Department of Experimental Plant Biology