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Klánová Jana

Prof. RNDr., Ph.D.
Born Novemer 9, 1963

  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Member of Learned Society since 2021

Educational and professional preparation

  • 2013 Professor in Environmental Chemistry, MU
  • 2007 Associate Professor in Environmental Chemistry, MU
  • 2004 Ph.D. in Environmental Chemistry, MU
  • 1986 RNDr. in Mathematics and Chemistry, MU

Employment and academic positions

  • Since 2013 Professor, director of the RECETOX Centre and RECETOX Research Infrastructure, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
  • 2007 – 2013 Associate Professor, RECETOX, MU
  • 2004 – 2007 Assistant Professor, RECETOX, MU
  • 2001 – 2004 Researcher, TOCOEN, Ltd., Brno
  • 1998 – 2001 Researcher, Laboratory of Plant Molecular Physiology, MU  
  • 1994 – 1998 Lecturer, East Lansing Public Schools, Michigan, USA
  • 1987 – 1994 Researcher, Dept. of Technol., Fac. of Electrical Eng. and Computer Science, Brno Uni of Technology
  • 1986 – 1987 Study stay, Dept of Chemistry, Fac. of Education, MU

Membership in selected domestic scientific bodies

  • Scientific Board of the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic
  • Board for Large Research Infrastructures of the Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
  • Scientific Board of Masaryk University
  • Scientific Board of Mendel University
  • Scientific Board of Masaryk Memorial Cancer Institute

Membership and positions in selected international organizations and societies

  • Member of the Strategic Working Group on Environment of the European Strategic Forum for Research Infrastructures (ESFRI) (since 2019)
  • Delegate of the Horizon 2020 Programme Committee on Climate, Resources and Environment  (2016-17)
  • Leader of the GEO (Global Earth Observations) Iniciative GOS4POPs (Global Observation System for POPs) (since 2016)
  • Member of the Expert Group on Global Monitoring Plan of the UN Stockholm Convention on POPs (since 2009)
  • Expert for WHO a UNEP
  • Evaluator of the longitudinal international programmes (IADN - Integrated Atmospheric Deposition Network in USA and Canada, JOSM - Joint Oil Sands Monitoring in Canada) and projects

Notable awards

  • Award of MU rector (2020)
  • EUwomen4future (2020

Selected publications

  • David A., Chaker J., Price E.J., Bessonneau V., Chetwynd A.J., Vitale C.M., Klanova J., Walker D.I., Antignac J.-P., Barouki R., Miller G.W.: Towards a comprehensive characterisation of the human internal chemical exposome: Challenges and perspectives. Environment International (2021), 156, 106630.
  • White, K.B., Kalina, J., Scheringer, M., Přibylová, P., Kukučka, P., Kohoutek, J., Prokeš, R., Klánová, J.: Temporal Trends of Persistent Organic Pollutants across Africa after a Decade of MONET Passive Air Sampling. Environmental Science and Technology (2021, in press).
  • Barouki, R., Kogevinas, M., Audouze, K., Belesova, K., Bergman, A., Birnbaum, L., Boekhold, S., Denys, S., Desseille, C., Drakvik, E., Frumkin, H., Garric, J., Destoumieux-Garzon, D., Haines, A., Huss, A., Jensen, G., Karakitsios, S., Klanova, J., Koskela, I. M., Laden, F., Marano, F., Matthies-Wiesler, E. F., Morris, G.,  Nowacki, J., Paloniemi, R., Pearce, N., Peters, A., Rekola, A., Sarigiannis, D., Sebkova, K., Slama, R., Staatsen, B., Tonne, C., Vermeulen, R., Vineis, P.: The COVID-19 pandemic and global environmental change: Emerging research needs. Environment International (2021), 146, 106272.
  • Pourchet, M., Debrauwer, L., Klanova, J., Price, E.J., Covaci, A., Caballero-Casero, N., Oberacher, H., Lamoree, L., Damonti, A., Fenaillei,F., Vlaanderen, J., Meijerh, J., Krauss, M., Sarigiannis, D., Barouki, R., Le Bizeca, B., Antignac, J.P.: Suspect and non-targeted screening of chemicals of emerging concern for human biomonitoring, environmental health studies and support to risk assessment: From promises to challenges and harmonisation issues. Environment International (2020), 139, 105545.
  • Vidova, V., Stuchlikova, E., Vrbova, M., Almasi, M., Klanova, J., Thon, V., Spacil, Z.: Multiplex Assay for Quantification of Acute Phase Proteins and Immunoglobulin A in Dried Blood Spots. Journal of Proteom research 2019, 18 (1) 380-391.
  • Kalina, J., Scheringer, M., Boruvkova, J., Kukucka, P., Pribylova, P., Sanka, O., Melymuk, L., Vana, M., Klanova, J.: Characterizing Spatial Diversity of Passive Sampling Sites for Measuring Levels and Trends of Semivolatile Organic Chemicals. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2018, 52  (18), 10599-10608.
  • Vykoukalova, M.: Venier, M.: Vojta, S.: Melymuk, L.: Becanova, J.: Romanak, K.: Prokes, R.: Okeme, J.O.,  Saini, A., Diamond, M.L., Klanova, J.: Organophosphate esters flame retardants in the indoor environment. Environment International 2017, 106, 97-104.
  • Kalina, J., Scheringer, M., Boruvkova, J., Kukucka, P., Pribylova, P., Bohlin-Nizzetto, P., Klanova, J.: Passive Air Samplers As a Tool for Assessing Long-Term Trends in Atmospheric Concentrations of Semivolatile Organic Compounds. Environ. Sci.  Technol. 2017, 51(12), 7047-7054.
  • Karaskova, P.; Venier, M.; Melymuk, L.; Becanova, J.; Vojta, S.; Prokes, R.; Diamond, M.L.; Klanova, J.: Perfluorinated alkyl substances. (PFASs) in household dust in Central Europe and North America. Environment International 2016, 94, 315-324.
  • Venier, M.; Audy, O.; Vojta, S.; Becanova, J.; Romanak, K.; Melymuk,L.; Kratka, M.; Kukucka, P.; Okeme, J.; Saini, A.; Diamond, M.L.; Klanova, J.: Brominated flame retardants in the indoor environment - Comparative study of indoor contamination from three countries. Environment International 2016, 94, 150-160.