Prague College is full of people who are passionate about what they do. Students, lecturers, administrators, our senior managers and founders are proud of the institution that has been built since 2004 through careful attention to quality of teaching and learning, and dedication to working hard to achieve excellent results.
Nicole J. Adelman is a public speaking/communication trainer and radio host. As well as being a professional actor and voiceover artist, Nicole is the artistic director and co-founder of CATNIP (Contemporary American Theater Now in Prague).
Leah is originally from the USA where she graduated magna cum laude from Ripon College, Wisconsin, double-majoring in History and English literature. Leah lectures in the School of Media and IT.
A member of the Senior Management Group since 2010, George brings his experience as a professional photographer and educator to his role as Head of the School of Art and Design.
Tamara currently lectures in the Foundation Programmes in Business and Computing with a specific focus on subjects related to Economics, Finance and Accounting.
Natasa Babic is a journalist who worked for Croatian print media, radio and television in the 1990s. She moved to Iceland in 1998, where she worked as a freelance writer for various Croatian media as well as Icelandic National Radio.
David works in the IT department at Prague College, ensuring that services required for day-to-day operation of the college keep functioning.
Saimir Bajo has a long and varied career in filmmaking and directing. Originally a graduate of the University of Tirana, he also has a diploma in directing from Prague's Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU).
Professor Ronald Barnett is Emeritus Professor of Higher Education at the Institute of Education in London, where he was both Dean of Professional Development and subsequently Pro-Director for Longer Term Strategy.
Dagmar Bláhová is an internationally regarded actress who was born in Czechoslovakia and has a Master of Arts degree from DAMU.
Anna graduated with a BSc in psychology from Worcester State College in Massachusetts, USA with a deep passion for the subject.
Aleksandar completed his Masters in International Management at Prague College and has embarked on a career with the IT specialists, CSC.
Jeffrey Buehler joined Prague College at its very beginning and was instrumental in each of the phases that have marked its development since 2004.
Michaela Büsse is a design researcher with an interdisciplinary background in media, design and urban studies. She works as an innovation consultant and lecturer for critical and creative thinking.
Theo is an arts academic and journalist from London who has recently relocated to Prague.
Jorge Carrillo is currently an Associate Lecturer in the School of Media & IT at Prague College, delivering courses at Masters, Bachelors and Professional level since 2011.
Robert Carrithers combines English language teaching skills with his creative talents and personal experience of the creative scenes in New York, Berlin and Prague, through writing, film and photography.
Stefano is the Head of the School of Business. He leads the MSc programme in International Management, and is a member of the Senior Management Group of Prague College.
Viktor Cerny graduated with a Master's degree from CVUT (the Czech Technical University).
Sasha Chagina is an illustrator and teacher combing principles of the classical foundation of Art and experiments with materials, techniques, ideas, and approaches in her work.
Peppur is a writer/actor/director who also loves teaching and finds it to be a perfect platform for her talents. She is module leader in Feature Writing for Magazines & Newspapers at Prague College.
Anetta Mona Chişa is an Associate Lecturer in the School of Art and Design. She is a visual artist, working at and with the limits of sculpture.
Ryan Cole teaches design applications and web design at Prague College.
George Cremaschi is a composer, musician, performer, curator and teacher.
Born in 1982, Kaveh Daneshmand is an Iranian filmmaker based in Prague, Czech Republic. After graduating in film directing, Kaveh co-founded IRAN:CI, the Festival of Iranian Films in Prague, Brno and Bratislava which has been running for 8 editions since 2012.
Paul lectures in design history and ideas generation at Prague College. He is a registered architect with experience of a large variety of projects including new construction, historic preservation and large-scale site planning.
Cazim Dervisevic is a Bosnian-Herzegovinian documentary filmmaker/videographer and journalist with over 17 years' experience in media and film.
Marie Doucet is a French product and environment designer based in Prague.
Veronika Douchova is Head of the School of Media & IT. Her main interest is mathematics and its application in both IT and business.
Thomas Draper is an Associate Lecturer at Prague College School of Business. He has a wealth of teaching experience both in the UK in various schools and colleges, and in Prague.
Jan William Drnek is an Associate Lecturer at Prague College's School of Art & Design. In 1991, Jan founded the HSW signal company, which with time became one of the leading firms in the signmaking business in the Czech Republic.
Rafael Echavarria is an Associate Lecturer at Prague College School of Business. He has experience in the areas of advertising, marketing and international business and has worked at Ernst & Young as a senior interactive designer and creator for the marketing department.
Palo Fabus is a critic and theorist.
Dr Rachel Forsyth is Principal Lecturer in Curriculum Development and Innovation at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, and co-author of Identity Crisis: Working in HE in the 21st Century.
Alena teaches the module 'Advertising and Promotion in Business' at Prague College. Originally from the Czech Republic, she is also a Canadian passport holder, having lived for many years in Toronto.
David Friday is a Prague-based writer and teacher. He hails from northern Ontario and holds a B.Sc. from University of Toronto and an MBA from Queen's University.
Born 1977 in Prague, trained in graphic design and cultural anthropology. Strictly freelance designer specializing in visual communication, branding, and editorial.
Bruce Gahir combines experience in financial systems management with work in international institutions such as HSBC.
Dave is Associate Head of the Business School, with responsibility for the BA (Hons) International Management and BA (Hons) International Finance and Business Accounting programmes.
Professor Piercarlo Grimaldi is the founding Dean (Rector), President of the Faculty Council (Academic Senate) and full professor at the University of Gastronomic Sciences in Italy.
Jakub Grosz is a Czech multimedia artist primarily concerned with light behaviour in interactive systems, video, and scanography.
Originally from Edmonton in Canada, Douglas Hajek completed secondary school in Italy and, after working in Canada and Japan, settled in Prague in 1990.
Arshad Hayat gained his Master's degree in Economic Theory with distinction from the international Islamic university in Islamabad.
Masa Hilcisin is a filmmaker, producer, lecturer and scholar, who has been working at Prague College since 2009. She holds a BA in Comparative Literature, an MA in European Studies, and a PhD from Masaryk University.
Kelly Hoben is an Associate Lecturer of Prague College School of Art & Design. From 1997 to 2002, Kelly studied at Ohio State University on a National Merit Scholarship with a double major in English and Art Education.
Martina joined Prague College in June 2010 after nine years living in the United Kingdom. Since the foundation of the college she has been part of the Admissions team.
Haruna Honcoop is a Prague-born Czech-Japanese documentary filmmaker. She received her BA in Sinology from Charles University in 2008, and spent the next few years studying and living in Beijing, Taiwan and Japan, before returning to study for her Master's at FAMU, focusing on new media, documentary and experimental filmmaking.
Radek Honzik is Programme leader for MSc Computing. He teaches advanced databases with an additional focus on the logical structure of programming and query languages.
Vit is the founder and CEO of Brand Embassy, a provider of social-media based customer care services to help businesses manage communications with customers via social networks.
Maia Horniak is an internationally acclaimed director in film/TV and documentaries, with over 15 years of professional industry experience, which she now brings to her role as programme leader for the third year of the BA in Creative Media Production.
Magdalena joined Prague College at its very beginning. After maternity leave she returned, and now works in administration as Purchasing Manager, ensuring that our purchasing processes run well and relationships with our suppliers are kept in good order.
Jodie Hruby teaches in the School of Art and Design at Prague College and mainly in our flagship Masters in Future Design. Jodie is an architect/designer with an MSc in Architecture, Urbanism, and Architectural Conservation from the US and the UK, with further MA design studies at the Chelsea College of Art + Design in London.
Franco Hüller is an Italian visual artist who has experimented in the fields of painting, photography, installations, performances and video art.
Joel has been a lecturer at Prague College since 2011, and has also worked in sales, public relations and advertising both in the USA and in the Czech Republic.
Anvita Jain joined Prague College as Associate Lecturer in the Graphic Design Department in September 2013. She is an artist and graphic designer living and working in Prague, as well as in New Delhi.
Currently a Design Consultant at Prague branding company Hrivnak, Helena graduated from the BA (Hons) programme in Graphic Design.
Zuzana Kaiserova started to work in media in 1999 and spent a number of years working and studying in the United Kingdom.
Azadeh Mohammadi Kangarani is a TV line producer and director, as well as a freelance theatre director, actress, and producer.
In 1987 Minoru Kasuya joined a project to establish International Pacific College in New Zealand, one of the first private tertiary institutions with degree-granting authority. He was awarded Member of New Zealand Order of Merit in 2000 for his service to education.
Denisa Kera is a philosopher and designer working on design supporting open and citizen science projects around the world. She experiments with various creative strategies of public engagement in science by using blockchain platforms, open science hardware, Tarot cards, consumer genomics and food.
Michal Kindernay is an intermedia artist, curator and performer. His audio-visual installations interconnect art, technology and science. He reflects ecological issues through various technological approaches in relation to nature environment.
Petr Knobloch is a designer, user experience and user interface consultant and design educator.
Marek teaches in the School of Business at Prague College, where he concentrates on issues in Business Ethics.
Larry Koch teaches a range of business, management, accounting and finance classes as a distance learning lecturer at Prague College.
Alina Kotova ia a graphic designer with Brash Brands, an international branding and consulting agency, and is based at their Dubai headquarters.
Krystof spent eight years studying and working abroad, during which time he studied Communication Design and Photography at the University of Applied Sciences in Duesseldorf, and gained his MA with distinction in Visual Communication at the Birmingham Institute of Art and Design.
Michal Kroča graduated with a BA (Hons) in Graphic Design from Prague College in 2014 and works in the Communications & Marketing Office as a Production Manager.
Branislava was born in Prijepolje, former Yugoslavia, where she studied theatre directing at the Belgrade Academy of Dramatic Arts before emigrating and resettling in Prague in the mid-1990s.
Tuck started his career as a process engineer in the telecommunication industry. After a number of years designing production systems he moved into military and space technologies, with roles ranging from materials and manufacturing manager to senior vice-president.
Vidhu is an Associate Lecturer at Prague College School of Business. She is an educationist with a wide range of multi-cultural work experience.
Nicolas is a Design & Communication specialist that has been working for some of the biggest brands in Central Europe including Skoda, Czech Airlines, Lego, Philips, ING insurance and Moneta Bank.
Cristina Maldonado is a Mexican artist whose background in body movement lends a unique approach to her visual and conceptual experiments with video, sound, collage and performance.
Michal Marianek teaches at Prague College School of Art & Design. He is a Czech audio-visual artist, pedagogue, curator and coordinator of cultural events.
Dr Liz Marr is Director of the Centre for Inclusion and Collaborative Partnerships at the Open University in the UK.
Cristina is a journalist, audiovisual communicator and cinematographer. She has worked as director of photography or in the camera department in feature films, short films, advertisements and documentaries. Her experience started in Prague and she has gone on to work around Europe.
Born in 1984, Omid Marzban is a multimedia journalist based in Prague, Czech Republic.
Manuel was born and grew up in Münster, Germany. He completed his BA in Business Administration at Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University, working in Münster and studying in Mosbach.
Eva Mašková, CSc., FCCA, is a freelance lecturer and consultant specializing in IFRS reporting and corporate governance. She teaches Financial Accounting in the School of Business.
As well as teaching at Prague College, Sean has worked in both publishing and advertising. In both fields, he has managed teams and taken great pride in coaching and seeing junior designers progress, learn and develop.
Mariia Moiseieva works at Radio Free Europe in the Marketing & Affiliates Department as the Affiliate Relations Coordinator.
Alexandru Mihnea Moucha has vast experience in the areas in which he teaches: computer networks (LAN, MAN, WAN, WLAN, modern internet technologies, routing and switching, security, design and architecture, audit, communication protocols and their design).
Jan began his career 1997 at the Czech car manufacturer Škoda as a prototype designer, mainly working with wood and composite materials.
Marketa is a Czech-born interior designer who has lived and worked in England, USA, Australia and Japan. She has also worked on design projects in Spain and France.
Ken is an illustrator, animator, writer, cartoonist and multi-media performer, whose skills encompass the full range of multi-media, including sound recording, audio editing, video, motion graphics, animation, typography, illustration and design.
Doan Nguyen has more than ten years' experience in teaching, researching, and working in accounting and financial fields, including teaching the Financial Accounting and Reporting Module for the Australian association of certified accountants, the CPA.
Richard Nowell is an associate lecturer in the Creative Media Production programme at Prague College.
He is widely published as a film theorist and historian specializing in the industrial and aesthetic history of American cinema.
Jeremiah currently teaches Visual Production and Drawing Techniques, emphasizing not only the importance of technical proficiency, but also how to be a creative individual.
Alexandr studied on the BA (Hons) Fine Art Experimental Media programme, graduating with a very good upper second and subsequently starting a digital interactive agency called 370 CUBE.
Eva Papouskova is an author of screenplays, books and playscripts, whose wide experience of the creative industry extends from writing highly-praised books for children in Czech, to collaborating with (among others) Oscar-winning director Malcolm Clarke.
Larissa Petryca has worked in Advertising in Australia and the Czech Republic as an Account Manager, Production Manager and Graphic Designer. Currently she works as a freelance Graphic Designer for companies in Prague and Sydney.
David Petryca is responsible for the BSc (Hons) Computing Blended Learning programme and has been teaching web design and development classes at Prague College since 2004. A qualified Graphic Designer with over fifteen years of experience in the advertising and media industry in Australia, he also has an MA in Future Design
Nela Pochova has been teaching and working at Prague College as a project coordinator and lecturer since 2006. She also supports Prague College lecturers with their Czech language.
Andrea Průchová is a PhD Candidate at the Department of Sociology at Charles University in Prague, and Associate Lecturer at Charles University (Institute of Communication Studies) and Prague College (Fine Art Experimental Media and Creative Media Production).
Jiri Ptacek lives in Prague and is an independent curator and art critic. Throughout his career he has collaborated with several galleries and art magazines working in the field of contemporary art.
Sherrihan joined the Business School in February, 2013 as an Associate Lecturer after completing her MSc in Quantitative Finance at Cass Business School in London.
Stuart Rhodes is an experienced Business, Hospitality and Events academic with 30 years' teaching experience at universities and colleges in the UK, India, France, Germany and Czech Republic.
Lucie Rivera is an Associate Lecturer at Prague College's School of Business. Lucie worked at the college in the Marketing department when it first opened its doors to students in 2003 and returned in 2012 to lecture in the School of Business.
Christophe teaches in the School of Art & Design, specializing in several modules related to audio-visual techniques, and video post-production and editing.
Patrick finished his MSc in Computer Science in 2014. Since 2015 he has taught Computer Systems at Prague College. His main focus is on system security, open-source systems, computer ethics, Internet and privacy issues.
Filip's background is in programming and cheminformatics. He worked on pharmaceutical IT systems, then co-founded a machine learning company.
Anastazie Sedlakova is a data scientist with a background in forensic genetics. Her main focus in teaching is helping students to switch their mindset to 'analytical mode'.
Jessica Serran holds an MA in Transformative Art from John F Kennedy University in Berkeley, CA and a BFA in Illustration from the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, MI.
Marie Silondi works as a Student Services specialist at Prague College, whilst also teaching at undergraduate level in the School of Business.
Pascal has a degree in Cinema from the University of Sorbonne III, as well as DNAP (National Art Degree) and DNSAP (National Superior Art Degree) from the Academy of Art in Aix-en-Provence.
Matěj Smetana teaches in the School of Art and Design at Prague College and mainly in our flagship Masters in Fine Art. He studied the School of Creative Arts (FaVU) in Brno at the Intermedia and Painting 3 studio of Petr Kvíčala and the Academy of Fine Arts (AVU) in Prague, where he received his Ph.D. degree.
Radomir Spok is the executive director of Europeum - Institute for European Policy. He is responsible for financial management of the organization and leads projects focused on educational and research activities.
Gergana Stankova (formerly Dukova) has been working at DDB Sofia for the past three years, having completed a BA (Hons) in Graphic Design at Prague College.
Dima Strapchev is an art director and design consultant at branding company Hrivnak, based in Prague. He completed his BA (Hons) in Graphic Design at Prague College
In his position as Resource centre manager, Pavel Suchánek is responsible for the library and e-brary as well as for the lending, maintenance and purchasing of equipment.
Petr Svarny was born in Prague. He currently works as a product manager at a Czech IT company, which enables him to do what he most likes: teaching others what he has learnt from experience.
Liba is a Czech-born photographer and international photo-journalist with extensive background in social documentary and humanitarian issues. She has conducted a wide range of assignments with international aid agencies and charities.
Barbora Toman Tylová is an Associate Lecturer at Prague College's School of Art & Design. Her work covers an entire spectrum of various graphic activities.
David Vaughan is a writer, broadcaster, journalist and university lecturer, who teaches in the BA (Hons) Communications and Media Studies programme at Prague College.
Barry Veldon has worked for Honeywell Aerospace in Prague since 2008 as Director of Customer & Product Support
Since 2007, Peter has been Managing Director of adidas Group Central Europe East (CEE), responsible for the business of both adidas and Reebok. adidas Group currently employs around 480 employees across the CEE region.
Sylvia Vondráčková is an Associate Lecturer at Prague College School of Business, who has found a new meaning to her life in the world of teaching.
Martin Zet teaches drawing techniques and processes at Prague College. He is a well-known contemporary Czech artist whose work includes sculpture, performance, poetry, sea drawings, and publishing.
Bohus has over ten years' teaching experience: as a guest lecturer he has taught at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague, the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the Czech Technical University (ČVUT) and at the Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU) in Prague.
Lamija Čehajić is a young multidisciplinary artist who reads theory and makes material poems on collectivity.
Barbora has been a member of the Reception team at Prague College since February 2017. She provides operational and administrative support for students, teachers, and college staff.
Jiřina holds a PhD (CSc.) in Sociology from the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences in Prague, and is a Doctor of Philosophy (Linguistics and Psychology) of Charles University. She was appointed Reader in Media and Communication at the University of Lincoln in 2007.