Institute of Experimental
Botany of the AS CR, v.v.i.
Reference DNA standards
Hana Šimková Ph.D.
+420 585 238 715
Šlechtitelů 31, 779 00 Olomouc
Education and Academic Degrees
1989: MSc; Phytotechnics, Faculty of Agronomy, The University of Agriculture, Brno
; diploma thesis: "Use of embryo culture in orchid breeding"
1997: Ph.D.; Genetics, IEB CSAS Olomouc
; PhD thesis "Study of mitochondrial genome in carrot (
Position and Employment
2017 – present: Group Leader, Laboratory of Structural and Functional Genomics, Institute of Experimental Botany, Olomouc, Czech Republic
2001 – present: Scientist, Laboratory of Structural and Functional Genomics, Institute of Experimental Botany, Olomouc, Czech Republic
1997 – 2000: Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Molecular Cytogenetics and Cytometry, Institute of Experimental Botany, Olomouc, Czech Republic
2006 - present: Lecturer, Department of Cell Biology and Genetics, Faculty of Science, Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Architecture of nuclear chromatin
Dynamics evolution of rRNA loci in
Sequencing and funcional analysis of cereal genomes
2013: „Leadership Award“, International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium, Bethesda, USA
114 papers in peer-reviewed journals
5089 citations (WoS)