Doc. Ing. Ivo MACHAR, Ph.D.


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Telephone: +420 585 634 961

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Research focus

Applying Landscape Ecology in Biological Conservation, especially in the frame of Forest Ecosystems

Courses taught

Fundamentals of Ecology; Landscape Ecology; Conservation Biology; Fundamentals of Forest Ecology and forest Pedagogics

Guarantor of the branch of study: Environmental Studies and Sustainable Development


Ing. – 1990 (Forest Engineering)

Ph.D. – 2001 (Ecology)

Assoc. Prof. (Doc.) – 2010 (Forest Ecology)

Work experience

1990 – 1992: State Forests Enterprise, branch Prostějov

1992 – 2004: Administration of Protected Landscape Area Litovelské Pomoraví

2005: National Heritage Institute, branch Olomouc

2006 – 2015: Faculty of Education, Palacky University Olomouc (Dpt. of Biology)

From 2015: Faculty of Science, Palacky University Olomouc (Dpt. of Development Studies) 

Membership in professional organizations

International Association for Landscape Ecology (CZ-IALE)

Society for Conservation Biology

Birdlife International – Czech branch 

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