Education

Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., M.S., Statistics, 1991
Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium, M.S., Biostatistics, 1992
University of Washington, Seattle, M.S., Biostatistics, 1995
University of Washington, Seattle, Ph.D., Biostatistics, 1997

Professional Positions

1992, European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer, Brussels, Belgium, Internship
1992 - 1993, Biostatistics Unit, Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Belgium, Assistant
1993 - 1997, Dept. of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, Research Assistant
1998 - 2000, Dept. of Probability and Statistics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Assistant Professor
1998 - 1999, Institute of Computer Science, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Affiliate Research Scientist
2000 - 2003, Dept. of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, Research Assistant Professor
2004 - 2009, Dept. of Probability and Statistics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Assistant Professor
2010 - 2013, Dept. of Probability and Statistics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Associate Professor
2014 - present, Dept. of Probability and Statistics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Associate Professor and Chair

Service

Collaborative research projects

Awards and honors:

Bolzano Award for best paper in mathematics. Bernard Bolzano Foundation, Prague, 2001.
Best written paper. IBS-WNAR Student Paper Competition, Salt Lake City, 1997.
Donovan J. Thompson Award. Dept. of Biostatistics, UW, Seattle, 1995.

Professional interests:

Design and analysis of case-cohort and case-control studies and clinical trials. Analysis of survival data, discrete data and longitudinal data. Estimation of disease incidence from cross-sectional biological samples. Applications of statistics in occupational epidemiology, oncology, cardiology, pediatrics and HIV/AIDS prevention.

Professional activities:

American Statistical Association, member.
Czech Statistical Society, member.
International Biometric Society, member.
International Society for Clinical Biostatistics, member.

Reviewer for American Journal of Epidemiology, Annals of Statistics, Biometrical Journal, Biometrika, Biometrics, Controlled Clinical Trials, Czech Sociological Review, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, Journal of Nonparametric Statistics, Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, Kybernetika, Lifetime Data Analysis, Scandinavian Journal of Statistics, Statistica Sinica, Statistics, Statistics in Medicine, Statistics and Probability Letters.

List of publications

ORCID
Web of Knowledge
Scopus