Lecture Online PhD

Life after PhD with Jakub Staszak-Jirkovský

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Join us for June's session of the Life after PhD event series. This time we welcome – Jakub Staszak-Jirkovský from Machavert Pharmaceuticals, Colorado USA.

Jakub co-founded Machavert in 2015 and serves as Chief Executive Officer. Prior Machavert, Jakub has worked as a scientist at numerous research organisations such as Argonne National Laboratory, IL, the University of Gothenburg in Sweden, and the University of Liverpool in the UK. Jakub has also worked and was closely involved with our partner company Areko as a director and advisor to the executive team. Jakub graduated and holds PhD from the Institute of Chemical Technology in Prague.

The lecture will be held on Wednesday, 7 June 2023, 16:30-17:30 CET via ZOOM. 


What will you gain from attending the event?

  • You will get the answer to the question: What skills acquired during your PhD studies have helped make your career life easier?
  • Broaden your horizons in possible career paths after your PhD.
  • You can meet the speaker Dr. Staszak-Jirkovský directly and establish further cooperation.

More information

 This project has received funding from the European Unions's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 952541.

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7. 6. 2023, 16:30 - 17:30
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Jakub Staszak-Jirkovský
Jakub Staszak-Jirkovský
Machavert Pharmaceuticals, Colorado USA


Michaela Fajkusová
Michaela Fajkusová


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