Andrea Čerevková, Ing., PhD.


  • Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Hlinkova 3 / Puškinova 6, 04001 Košice, Slovakia



  • +421-55-622 27 87

ORCID: 0000-0002-9615-9870

Web of Science Researcher ID: X-2757-2018

Scopus Author ID: 12784646500

Scientific interests

  • Morphological identification and taxonomic classification of free-living and plant parasitic nematodes.
  • Qualitative and quantitative evaluation of nematode communities.
  • Geographical distribution of soil nematodes in different types of agro-ecosystems and natural ecosystems.
  • Nematodes communities as bio-indicators of quality and stability of soil environment.
  • Primary and secondary succession of soil nematodes, effect of various factors on disturbance of ecosystems and bioindication of that disturbance by soil nematodes (pesticides, natural disasters etc).
Work experience
2011-present   senior researcher; Institute of Parasitology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS), Košice, Slovakia
2007-2011   researcher; Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
2003-2007   Ph.D. student; Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
Education and training
2011   Qualification IIa (senior researcher)
2003-2007   Ph.D. study at the Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia;
Degree Ph.D. awarded by the Presidium of the Slovak Academy of Sciences;
Specialization – Parasitology
1998-2003   Degree Ing. (equivalent to a Master of Science in engineering) awarded by the Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resource, Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, Slovakia; specialization – Plant Protection
Working stays abroad
October 2007
May 2010
  Institute of Soil Biology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, České Budějovice, Czech Republic
October 2009 – March 2010   Institut of Developmental Biology and Cancer (IBDC) University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis v  Nice, France
June 2010   Short Term Scientific Mission, COST 862, University of Plovdiv Paisii Hilendarski, Bulgaria
August 2012   Ghent University, Department of Biology, Nematology Unit, Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
September – October 2012   NemaLab-ICAM, Dept. Biologia, Universidade de Évora, 7002-554 Évora, Portugal
October 2015   Department of Zoology, Hungarian Natural History Museum, Department of Zoology, Baross u. 13. Budapest,  H-1088 HUNGARY
    Member of the Slovak Society of Parasitology