Head of NKC
Marcela Linková PhD is a researcher at the Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Sciences where she directs the Centre for Gender and Science. She has a doctorate in sociology from Charles University in Prague. Her research focuses on sociology of gendered organizations, research careers, governance of research and research assessment from a gender perspective. Marcela also examines the material-discursive practices through which gender equality policies and initiatives are adopted and implemented at the European and Czech country levels. She is the chair of the ERAC Standing Working Group on Gender in Research and Innovation. She is active in developing policy solutions for gender equality in research at the Czech and EU levels. Marcela has been involved in several EU funded projects; most recently, she is the coordinator of Horizon 2020 GENDERACTION project and participates in GE Academy, Gender-SMART and CASPER. She has served on expert and advisory bodies of the European Commission and in the Czech Republic. She is an alumna of the International Visitor Leadership Programme “Women in STEM”.
Organisation of the Milada Paulová Award, CZERA project
Promoting institutional change and Community for Change in the CZERA project
Promoting institutional change in the CZERA project
Eva graduated from the Master’s programme in Ethnology at the Faculty of Arts of Charles University with a focus on gendered social roles and the study of masculinities. Previously, she studied a Bachelor’s degree in Humanities, Society and Culture at the Anglo-American University in Prague. She is responsible for the project’s activities in the area of expert support to research organizations, particularly on issues related to advocacy for institutional change in science and research organizations. She is particularly interested in the issue of gender-based violence in academic environment. She also works with the Community for Change and is involved in supporting them in conducting gender audits.
Gender dimension in research in the CZERA project
Ananké studied Liberal Arts and Humanities, majoring in social anthropology at the Faculty of Humanities, Charles University, and spent a year abroad as an Erasmus exchange student at the University of Copenhagen. At the moment, they are writing their thesis in the Gender Studies program also at FHS CU, focusing on the intersections of feminism and ecology. Ananké is responsible for the gender dimension in the research agenda as part of the Community for Change as well as the project One Size Doesn’t Fit All in the CZERA project. They have been a member of the Centre for Gender & Science since 2022 and in the past, they worked as an event coordinator of the Ending gender-based violence in academia conference and within the STRATIN+ project on the development of a methodology for monitoring and evaluation of gender equality plans.
Jana Novák Gabrielová
Communication Manager in the CZERA project
Jana studied Gender studies at the Faculty of Humanities, Charles University. She has been a member of the Center for Gender & Science team since November 2021 as a communication manager in the CZERA project. Before that, she worked as a communication expert in private companies and public and cultural institutions. Previously, she was also dealing with activities addressing sexism in advertisements. Among others she spends her free time reading books, watching crime series, hiking, and visiting cultural events.
Analyst in the STRATIN+ project
Anna studied Teaching at secondary school at the Hussite Theological Faculty, Charles University. Her thesis was focused on the attitudes of the teachers to gender and gender equality. She is currently studying a Ph.D. program at the Faculty of Education, Charles University, her study is focused on gender in the curriculum framework. She has been a member of the Center for Gender & Science team since February 2022 as a gender equality analyst in the STRATIN+ project. In her free time, Anna likes reading, watching series and movies, or listening to music. Her favorite hobby is photography.
Zuzana studied law and gender studies at Charles University. Her research focuses on the issue of gender-based violence in academic settings (UniSAFE project). Moreover, she is involved in advocacy tasks and cooperation with state administration in promoting gender equality in science.
Nina Andrš Fárová