doc. Mgr. Jan Kropáček, Ph.D.




Bachelor’s Degree in Geography and Cartography, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague, 06/1994

Master’s Degree in Cartography and Geoinformatics, Faculty of Science, Charles University, 06/1996

PhD. Degree from the Department of Cartography and Geoinformatics, Faculty of Science, Charles University, 6/2004

Working experience

University of Tuebingen, Department of Geosciences, Tuebingen, Germany, 9/2012 – 9/2015

Dresden University of Technology, Institute of Cartography, Dresden, Germany, 9/2012 – 9/2015

University of Tuebingen, Geographical Institute, Tuebingen, Germany, 10/2008 - 9/2011

European Commission DG, Joint Research Center (JRC), Institute of Environment and Sustainability, Ispra, Italy, 6/2004 – 6/2008

AQUATEST a.s., Prague, Czech Republic, 2/2002 – 6/2004

Agency for Nature Conservation and Landscape Protection, Department of Remote Sensing, Prague, Czech Republic, 1/1997 - 5/2001


Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 8/1997- 11/1997, three month course, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun, India

Focus on Forest Environment, 6/2000, one week course, (Remote Sensing in Forest Damage Assessment), by Prof. Barret Rock (University of New Hampshire), at the Department of Plant Physiology of the Faculty of Science, Prague

Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA, Water and Carbon Cycles Group of the Science Division, Pasadena, USA, 6/2007, one week internship