Jan Špička

PERSONAL DATA:

Name: Jan Špička
Born: 1998, Liberec

CONTACT:

Email: janspicka@seznam.cz
Office: B264 (B building, 1st floor)

SPECIALIZATION:

  • Nest defense
  • Predator recognition
  • Corvids
  • Research in Svalbard

EDUCATION:

  • Gymnázium Jeronýmova, Liberec
  • Bachelor studies (in progress) – program Biology; University of South Bohemia, Faculty of Science

THESES:

Špička, J (in progress)
Predator recognition by magpies (Pica pica)
B.Sc. thesis (PDF)

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES:

  • Špička J, Hromádková T, Syrová M, Flousek J, Veselý P (2020) Predator recognition during nest defence by arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea), Polar ecology conference, České budějovice, 12-15th 2020 (poster)

NATIONAL CONFERENCES (IN CZECH):

  • Špička J, Veselý P, Fuchs R (2019) How magpies (Pica pica) recognize their predators?, Zoologické dny, Brno, 7.-8. 2. 2019, (poster)
  • Špička J, Veselý P, Fuchs R (2019) How magpies (Pica pica) recognize their predators?, 46th conference of the Czech and Slovak ethological society, Bratislava, 7.-10. 11. 2019, (poster)
  • Špička J, Hromádková T, Syrová M, Flousek J, Veselý P (2020) Predator recognition during nest defence by arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea), Zoologické dny, Olomouc, 6.-7. 2. 2020 (poster)

OTHER TRIVIA:

A member of Czech and Slovak ethological society