Miroslav Valárik (born in 1971)

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Education:

  • 1990 – 1995 – Mgr. Department of Biochemistry at Faculty of Natural Sciences UK Bratislava, Slovak Republic
  • 1995 – 2004 – Ph.D. Department Plant Physiolgy at, Faculty of Natural Sciences UK Bratislava, Slovak Republic, Institute of Experimental Botany Olomouc, Czech Republic

Employment:

  • 1995 – 2004 – junior scientist, Institute of Experimental Botany Olomouc, Czech Republic
  • 2004 – 2006 – Postdoc – Department of Plant Science, University of California, Davis, USA
  • 2006 – present – senior scientist, Institute of Experimental Botany Olomouc, Czech Republic

Research orientation:

  • Biochemistry, Molecular biology, Genetics, Cytogenetics and Physiology of plants, Nuclear and Functional Genomics, Biology of agronomically important traits, Crop improvement
  • WOS: 15 hits, SCI: 398 citations, h-index: 10
  • More than 15 posters presented on international scientific conferences

International experience:

  • 2004 – 2006 – Department od Plant Sciences, UC Davis, California, USA, postdoc

Grants and projects:

  • 2008 – 2011 – principal investigator in project GA521/08/1629 Construction of BAC DNA libraries specific for chromosome 4AL, and positional cloning of gene for adult plant resistance to powdery mildew in wheat