Mgr. Zuzana Hiadlovská

Position: post-doc
Research topics: behavioural ecology of rodents
Department: External research facility Studenec
Phone: +420 560 590 612

Research interests

  • behavioral and population ecology,
  • applied molecular ecology,
  • nature conservation.


  • 1995-2000: Grammar school J. Papánka, Bratislava.
  • 2002-2007: undergraduate study - Comenius University Bratislava, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Teaching of Academical Subjects in combination Biology-geography. Thesis: Structure, dynamics and interaction of Apodemus flavicollis and Clethrionomys glareolus populations in forest of Malé Karpaty mt. (Mgr.=MSc.)
  • 2008-present: Ph.D. study - Masaryk University Brno, Faculty of Science, Department of Botany and Zoology, specifacation zoology. Thesis: Dispersal in house mouse hybrid zone (Mus musculus musculus-M. m. domesticus), (supervisor M.Macholán, consultant B.Vošlajerová).


  • 2007: career adviser at PVOC (Centre for public education in natural sciences), Comenius University, Bratislava.
  • 2007-2008: teacher of biology and geography (in English) for MYP (middle years primary) program and bilingual high school program, Spojená škola Novohradská (elementary + high school), Bratislava.
  • 2008-2014: Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Laboratory of Mammalian Evolutionary Biology.

Current students

  • Miriam Cipciarová: Detail genetic structure of house mouse deme in the hybrid zone (Bc. thesis), (supervisor P.Mikulíček, consultant Z.Hiadlovská).
  • Dana Veiserová: Explorative behaviour in two house mouse subspecies - learining from parents? (Bc. thesis),(supervisor Z.Hiadlovská).

Former students

  • Nikola Rusová: Ontogeny of aggression in two house mouse subspecies (Mus musculus domesticus, M. m. musculus) with the relation to dispersal propensity (Mgr. thesis), (supervisor J.Svobodová, consultant Z.Hiadlovská a B.Vošlarejová).