Jánošíková Zuzana

Jánošíková Zuzana

PPM Research Group

Mgr. Zuzana Jánošíková, PhD.

Slovak Academy of Sciences
Institute of Forest Ecology
Plant Pathology & Mycology Research Group
Akademická 2
949 01 Nitra
Phone:  +421 37 6943 354
Email: heckova@ife.sk

Research Interests: Tree pathology, diversity and distribution of fungal pathogens, pathogens ecology, biology and virulence, hosts susceptibility
Current research interest: Dothistroma needle blight, fungal pathogens of pines

Education:

  • PhD., Faculty of Natural Sciences, Constantin The Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovak Republic, 2013 (nature protection and use of the landscape)
  • MSc., Faculty of Natural Sciences, Constantin The Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovak Republic, 2009 (ecology)

Academic employment:

  • Institute of Forest Ecology of Slovak Academy of Sciences
    • researcher (since 2013)

Projects:

  • VEGA 2/0077/18 Identification, genetic variability a pathogenicity of economically important needle cast species on pines (2018-2021, member of research team)
  • VEGA 2/0062/18 Ash dieback: the casual agents and disease control strategy (2018-2021, member of research team)
  • SK-FR-2017-0025 Spatial analyses in population genetic studies of tree pathogens (2018-2019, member of research team)
  • VEGA 2/0069/14 Biology, spread and diagnostics of harmful agent Dothistroma septosporum (Mycosphaerella pini), D. pini and other harful agents of pines assimilation organs (2014-2017, member of research team)
  • VEGA 2/0071/14 Species diversity and biological characteristics of parasitic fungi associated with damage and withering of woody plants (2014-2017, member of research team)

International projects:

  • COST FP 1403 Pine pitch canker – strategies for management of Gibberella circinata in greenhouses and forests (2015-2019)
  • COST FP 1102 Determining invasiveness and risk of Dothistroma (2011-2015)

Interships:

  • 2015 – short term scientific mission, STSM purpose: Genetic diversity of Dothistroma in Slovakia, Centre for Ecosystems, Society and Biosecurity, Forest Research, Farnham, Surrey, United Kingdom, Domain: Forests, their Products and Services COST Action Number FP1102 Determining Invasiveness And Risk Of Dothistroma (DIAROD)
  • 2014 – short term scientific mission, STSM Purpose: Resistance Mechanisms in Scots Pine to infection by Dothistroma septosporum, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom, Domain: Forests, their Products and Services COST Action Number FP1102 Determining Invasiveness And Risk Of Dothistroma (DIAROD)
  • 2014 COST Action FP1102 DIAROD Training School on Molecular Detection and Population Genetics of Dothistroma Needle Blight Pathogens, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences – SLU Uppsala, Sweden
  • 2014 COST Action: FP1102 DIAROD Training School on: Field Detection and Surveillance of Dothistroma needle blight pathogens, Alice Holt Lodge, Farnham, United Kingdom
  • 2010 – Training on approaches to sustainable development in mountain areas under global change – Erasmus Intensive Programme SUSTMONT, University of Innsbruck

List of my publications:

2018

The hosts and geographic range of Dothistroma needle blight in Slovakia

Jánošíková-Hečková, Z; Ondrušková, E; Barta, M; Ostrovský, R; Kádasi-Horáková, M; Pastirčáková, K; Kobza, M; Adamčíková, K

The hosts and geographic range of Dothistroma needle blight in Slovakia Journal Article

Forest Pathology, 48 (3), pp. e12421, 2018, ISSN: 1437-4781.

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2017

Distribution and characterization of Dothistroma needle blight pathogens on Pinus mugo in Slovakia

Ondrušková, E; Hečková, Z; Kádasi-Horáková, M; Koltay, A; Ostrovský, R; Pažitný, J; Adamčíková, K

Distribution and characterization of Dothistroma needle blight pathogens on Pinus mugo in Slovakia Journal Article

European Journal of Plant Pathology, 148 (2), pp. 283-294, 2017, ISSN: 0929-1873.

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