Dean of the Faculty of Economics at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen (CZ);
President of the Czech Society for Operations Research;
Member of the Scientific Boards of economic and business oriented faculties at University of South Bohemia (CZ), Tomas Bata University (CZ), Silesian University (CZ), Technical University of Liberec (CZ) and Slovak University of Agriculture (SK);
Member of Editorial board of the journals: E&M Ekonomie a Management, Technological and Economic Development of Economy.
Research interests: solving economic and logistics problems using mathematical methods, applications of simpler optimization methods in practice.