Mgr. Martin SCHLOSSAREK

Contact

Room: 2.007 (2nd floor)

Tel.: +420 585 634 988

E-mail: martin.schlossarek@upol.cz

Office hours

  • Monday 13:30-14:30
  • office hours are valid only during the semester (the period when classes are held)
  • visits during non-semester period must be agreed in advance via email

Courses taught

  • Basics of Applied Statistics (in Czech)
  • Development Indicators (shared lectures with Mr. Syrovátka; in Czech and in English)
  • Development Opportunities of Africa (in Czech and in English)
  • Economics of Health and Education (in Czech)
  • Development Geography (selected lectures only; in English)
  • Economics of Development (selected lectures only; in English)
  • Introduction to Foresight (selected lectures only; in English)
  • Possible Futures Shaping (selected lectures only; in English)

Education

2012 – present

Palacky University Olomouc, Faculty of Science
Ph.D. programme in International Development Studies

2010 – 2012 (Mgr.)

Palacky University Olomouc, Faculty of Science
Master´s degree in International Development Studies

2007 – 2010 (Bc.)

Palacky University Olomouc, Faculty of Science
Bachelor´s degree in International Development Studies

Professional Experience

2017 – present

Palacky University Olomouc, Faculty of Science, Department of Development Studies
– Assistant Lecturer

2013 – present

Palacky University Olomouc, Faculty of Science, Department of Development Studies
– Administrator for the EUSA_ID Erasmus Mundus Programme
– Coordinator for the Master’s Programme taught in English

2011 – present

NGO Maendeleo 
– Chairman, HQ of Agricultural Microcredits / Agricultural Assistance

 

 

Publications

Schlossarek, M. 2017. Big World, Small Planet [in Czech]. Životné prostredie: Revue pre teóriu a starostlivosť o životné prostredie, 51 (1), 59–61.

Harmáček, J., Syrovátka, M., Schlossarek, M., Pavlík, P. 2016. How to measure pro-poor growth? Analysis of indicators and their application on the case study of Bangladesh [in Czech]. Politická ekonomie 64 (8), 988–1005. 

Schlossarek, M., Harmáček, J., Pavlík, P. 2016. Economic Growth and Human Development in Developing Countries: Virtuous or Vicious Circle? [in Czech] Politická ekonomie, 64 (6), 651–673.

Schlossarek, M. (2014). Microfinance as a tool of development cooperation [in Czech]. In: Nováček, P. (ed.) Rozvojová studia – vybrané kapitoly. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci.

International Experience / Field Activities

7/2017 – 10/2017
Zambia Catholic University: study exchange, lecturing, research focused on microfinance

9/2016 – 10/2016
Ruhr-Universität Bochum: attending seminars focused on research financing, preparation of a project application (Erasmus Mundus)

6/2015 – 8/2015 and 1/2017
NGO Maendeleo: monitoring missions in Tanzania

7. – 8. 7/2014
University of Birmingham: Conference participation – Why Charity?

6/2013 – 8/2013 and 7/2014 – 9/2014
TCCIA – SACCOs: fellowship in Tanzania
NGO Maendeleo: monitoring mission in Tanzania

4. 5. – 11. 5. 2013 and 15. 10. – 21. 10. 2013
FYSIC: Workshops participation (focused on sustainable consumption and production, fair trade), Italy

7/2012 – 8/2012
NGO Maendeleo: monitoring mission in Tanzania

6/2011 – 9/2011
NGOs Bez Mamy and International Humanity: volunteering, research activities focused on rural poverty in Tanzania

Theses Mentoring

Professional Interests: microfinance, sustainable and ethic finance, community development, rural poverty, Eastern Africa

Possible Directions: microfinance and self-help groups, rural poverty and agriculture, development issues in Africa, economic growth and poverty, pro-poor growth, community development, fair trade