Viliam Šnábel, RNDr., CSc.

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  • Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Hlinkova 3, 04001 Košice, Slovakia

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  • +421-55-633 14 11 – 13

 Scientific interests  

Molecular biology and biochemistry of zoonotic helminths, with implications into systematics, population genetics, and factors underlying resistance against anthelmintics.
Present emphasis is on genotyping and modes of speciation in model parasites coupled with examination of maintenance of adaptive polymorphisms.

Work experience
2000-present   Senior research worker
Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Košice, Slovakia
1997-2000   Research worker
Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Košice, Slovakia
1992-1996   Ph.D. student
Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Košice, Slovakia
1989-1992   Postgraduate student
Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Košice, Slovakia
Education and training
1992-1996   Ph.D. study at the Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Košice;
Scientific degree “Candidate of Sciences” (CSc.), equivalent to the Ph.D., conferred from the Presidium of the Slovak Academy of Sciences; Specialization: Parasitology/Biochemistry and Genetics of Helminths
1989-1990   Academic degree “Doctor of Natural Sciences” (RNDr.) received from the Pavol Jozef Šafárik University, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Košice based on State rigorous examination from subjects of organic chemistry
1983-1988   University study at the Pavol Jozef Šafárik University, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Košice; graduated chemist in branch of organic chemistry; subjects in the final state examination: organic chemistry, physical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, politics
1979-1983   Secondary school (Gymnasium), Gymnasium in Zvolen, Slovakia
Working stays abroad
May - June 1997
October 1998 - October 1999
  Danish Centre for Experimental Parasitology, Copenhagen, Denmark
April - May 2004   Department of Basic Veterinary Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Helsinki, Finland
July - August 2007   Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
August - December 2005   Department of Parasitology, Gifu University School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
April - May 2006
November 2007
October - November 2008
November 2010
November 2011
  Department of Parasitology, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany
October - November 1991
November 1994
November - December 1997
March - April 1998
October - November 2000
October - November 2002
November - December 2004
April - May 2005
August - September 2006
June 2007
October 2009
October 2010
November - December 2011
  Department of Public Health and Infection Diseases, Parasitology Section, University of Rome „La Sapienza“, Rome, Italy
October 2004   Ege University of Medical Faculty, Department of Parasitology, Izmir, Turkey
June 1994
September 1997
July 1998
  Laboratoire de Parasitologie Comparée, Université Montpellier II,  Montpellier, France
June - September 2010
September - December 2013
  Laboratory for Parasitology, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Azabu University, Kanagawa, Japan
March 2003 - May 2003   Museo Nacional de Ciencas Naturales, Madrid, Spain
November - December 1999
October - November 2001
  Station de Pathologie Aviaire et de Parasitologie, INRA, Nouzilly, France
Memberships
2005-2006   Member of the Board for Doctoral Studies in the section „4.2.14 Parasitology“ at the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
1989-present   Member of the Slovak Parasitological Society
Prizes and awards
2005   Awarded by the Medal for Support of International Research conferred from the Matsumae International Foundation (Japan) in Tokyo