Our People

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.

George Allen

Head of School

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.

Michaela Büsse

Associate Lecturer

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 Carnegy-Tan

Associate Lecturer

Theo is an arts academic and journalist from London who has recently relocated to Prague.

Ryan Cole

Associate Lecturer

Ryan Cole teaches design applications and web design at Prague College.

George Cremaschi

Associate Lecturer

George Cremaschi is a composer, musician, performer, curator and teacher.

Paul DeLave

Principal Lecturer

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

Associate Lecturer

Cazim Dervisevic is a Bosnian-Herzegovinian documentary filmmaker/videographer and journalist with over 17 years' experience in media and film.

Marie Doucet

Associate Lecturer

Marie Doucet is a French product and environment designer based in Prague.

Jan Drnek

Associate Lecturer

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.

Ondrej Fucik

Associate Lecturer

Ondrej Fucik is an Associate Lecturer with Prague College, teaching units on corporate identity and visual communication. He has been a freelance graphic designer and DTP operator since 1997.

Jakub Grosz

Associate Lecturer

Jakub Grosz is a Czech multimedia artist primarily concerned with light behaviour in interactive systems, video, and scanography.

Kelly Hoben

Programme Leader

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.

Franco Hüller

Associate Lecturer

Franco Hüller is an Italian visual artist who has experimented in the fields of painting, photography, installations, performances and video art.

Anvita Jain

Associate Lecturer

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.

Helena Jakoube

Associate Lecturer

Currently a Design Consultant at Prague branding company Hrivnak, Helena graduated from the BA (Hons) programme in Graphic Design.

Denisa Kera

Associate Lecturer

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.

Michael Kindernay

Associate Lecturer

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

Programme Leader

Petr Knobloch is a designer, user experience and user interface consultant and design educator.

Krystof Kriz

Associate Lecturer

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.

Branislava Kuburovic

Programme Leader

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.

Cristina Maldonado

Associate Lecturer

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

Associate Lecturer

Michal Marianek teaches at Prague College School of Art & Design. He is a Czech audio-visual artist, pedagogue, curator and coordinator of cultural events.

Sean McAlorum

Programme Leader

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.

Jan Mucska

Associate Lecturer

Jan began his career 1997 at the Czech car manufacturer Škoda as a prototype designer, mainly working with wood and composite materials.

Marketa Musilova

Associate Lecturer

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 Nash

Associate Lecturer

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.

Kiro Nusev

Associate Lecturer

Kiro Nusev teaches in the School of Art & Design as an associate lecturer in Management of Design and Production Process.

Jeremiah Palecek

Principal Lecturer

Jeremiah currently teaches Visual Production and Drawing Techniques, emphasizing not only the importance of technical proficiency, but also how to be a creative individual.

Pavla Pauknerová

Associate Lecturer
Pavla Pauknerová is a design theoretician and critic. 
She is currently finishing her PhD at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague, dealing with the topic of data, information and knowledge visualization in her dissertation work.

Andrea Pruchova

Associate Lecturer

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 (Program of Experimental Arts & Program of Creative Media Production). She is a researcher at the Czech National Film Archive and at Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes.

Jiri Ptacek

Associate Lecturer

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.

Christophe Saidi

Principal Lecturer

Christophe teaches in the School of Art & Design, specializing in several modules related to audio-visual techniques, and video post-production and editing.

Jessica Serran

Associate Lecturer

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.

Pascal Silondi

Principal Lecturer

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.

Michaela Slussareff

Associate Lecturer

Michaela holds a BA in Sociology, an MA in Adult Education and a PhD in Information Science; in 2014 she defended her thesis at Charles University on the theme of digital game-based learning.

Petr Svarny

Associate Lecturer

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.

Barbora Toman Tylova

Associate Lecturer


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 Wadmore

Associate Lecturer
David Wadmore is a visiting Senior Lecturer in publishing design, and runs workshops in typography and design direction.

Martin Zet

Associate Lecturer

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.