Dana Kapitulčinová

Dana Kapitulčinová

Researcher, Sustainability Coordinator, working part-time

Phone: +420 220 199 482

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Department: Department of Environmental Education, Environmental Footprint Lab

Themes: I devote my work to the topic of sustainable food and how to transfer our knowledge into practice and education. I also serve as Sustainability Coordinator at our Centre and am responsible for communication within our institution and with the top management of Charles University. Among other things, I have been involved in the preparation of the University's Sustainable Development Strategy. Main areas of interest: sustainability and food systems, sustainable diets, education for sustainable development

CV: LinkedIn

Publication activity:


2006 - 2010 PhD in Environmental Geosciences, University of Bristol, UK (Doctor of Philosophy)

International courses and scholarships:

2017 - Course on "Environmental Impact Assessment of Livestock Systems", organised by Wageningen University & Research, the Netherlands

2016 - Scholarship with the World Food System Center at ETH Zurich - participation at: 1) Health Foodprint Workshop, Eaternity; 2) Organic Foodprint Workshop, Eaternity; and 3) ETH Food Systems Research Public Symposium, ETH Zurich, as well as several professional meetings in Zurich, Switzerland

2016 - Couse on "Advanced LCA - Consequential Modelling, EIO LCA, iLUC and Social LCA", organised by Aalborg University, Denmark

2013 - Summer school on "Sustainable Agriculture and the World Food System", organised by the World Food System Center at ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Key outcomes from the past 3 years:

Dlouhá, J.,  Henderson, L., Kapitulčinová, D., Mader, C. Sustainability-oriented higher education networks: Characteristics and achievements in the context of the UN DESD. Journal of Cleaner Production, (In Press, Accepted Manuscript), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.07.239

Kapitulčinová, D., AtKisson, A., Perdue, J., Will, M. Towards integrated sustainability in higher education – Mapping the use of the Accelerator toolset in all dimensions of university practice, Journal of Cleaner Production (In Press, Accepted Manuscript), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.05.050

de Kraker, J., Dlouhá, J., Macháčková Henderson, L., Kapitulčinová, D. The European Virtual Seminar on Sustainable Development as an opportunity for staff ESD competence development within university curricula, International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education (In Press, Accepted Manuscript), http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/IJSHE-03-2016-0040

UE4SD (2015) Leading Practice Publication: Professional development of university educators on Education for Sustainable Development in European countries. Editors: Kapitulčinová, D., Dlouhá, J., Ryan, A., Dlouhý, J., Barton, A., Mader, M., Tilbury, D., Mulà, I., Benayas, J., Alba, D., Mader, C., Michelsen, G., Vintar Mally, K. Charles University in Prague, Prague, 136 pp., http://en.unesco.org/esd-repo/660/ 

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