Miloslav Pravda obtained his B.S. and M.S. degrees at the University of Pardubice, Czech Republic, in 1993. He carried out his postgraduate work under the TEMPUS EU program in the DCU with Professor M. R. Smyth on electrochemical biosensors. He was awarded the Flemish Community Grant for his research on analytical systems for the detection of neurotransmitters in the Vrije Universiteit Brussels (VUB) with Professor Y. Michotte in conjunction with Professor J.-M. kauffmann in Université Libre de Bruxelles. He was obtained his Ph.D. degree at the VUB. He then joined the biosensors research team of Professor G. G. Guilbault at the UCC as a Team Leader in 1999 and was appointed a Fixed Term Lecturer in 2002. He won a Lectureship in analytical chemistry in 2006. His research interests include bioelectrochemistry, nanobioelectrochemistry, and detection systems. He is a Member of the Irish Separation Science Cluster, the Society for Electroanalytical Chemistry (SEAC), the Science Advisory Board, and an Associate Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC).
Biography Updated on 1 December 2010