Tímea Brázová, RNDr., PhD.


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



  • +421-55-63 314 11 – 13

ORCID: 0000-0003-2552-6060

Web of Science Researcher ID: Q-4583-2018

Scopus Author ID: 54681599100

Scientific interests

  • relationships between fish and their intestinal parasites in heavily polluted aquatic environment (heavy metals, polychlorinated biphenyls)
  • impact of contaminants on the parasite morphology
  • chromatographic and spectrophotometric analyses, laboratory experiments, traditional microscopic, and electron-microscopic methods

Work experience
2012 - present   researcher/senior researcher; Institute of Parasitology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS), Košice, Slovakia
2008 - 2012   Ph.D. student; Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
Education and training
2019   Qualification IIa (senior researcher)
2008 - 2012   Ph.D. study at the Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
2010   RNDr. (Doctor of Natural Sciences), awarded by the Faculty of Natural Sciences, UPJŠ, Košice, Slovakia; Specialization – Biology
2003-2008   university study at the Faculty of Natural Sciences, UPJŠ, Košice, Slovakia; Degree Mgr. (equivalent of MSc.) awarded by the Faculty of Science, UPJŠ; specialization – General ecology and ecology of individual and population
1998-2003   secondary grammar school in  Košice-Šaca, Spanish-Slovak bilingual section, Slovakia
Working stays abroad
July - August 2012   Centre for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute, Cinvestav, Sea Resources Department, Mérida, Mexico
November 2012   Russian Academy of Sciences, I.D. Papanin Institute for Biology of Inland Waters, Borok, Russia
2011   Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, ASCR, Laboratory of Electron Microscopy, Czech Republic
2010   Department of Mineralogy of the Museum of Natural History in London, UK
October 2009   Laboratory of Parasitology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Barcelona, Spain
2008 - present   Member of the Slovak Society of Parasitology