PhD Students

PhD Students

Full-time students

3rd year

Metacognitive Control Solutions of Cognitive Tasks for Preschool Children (Mgr. Kamila Urban, full-time student Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Supervisor: doc. PhDr. Oľga Zápotočná, CSc.

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Kamila Urban graduated from psychology at University of Comenius at Faculty of Arts in Bratislava. Nowadays, she is PhD. student at Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS and Faculty of Education at Trnava University in Trnava. During the autumn 2015 she conducted visiting research stay at Centre for cognition, learning and memory at University of Bern in Switzerland.

Her research interest is cognitive, metacognitive and language development. As a psychologist she worked at Institute of child speech in Bratislava. At the time she works with children and parents in Different Coaching in Bratislava.

Parallels and differences in educational support programs in Roma communities in European countries and poor developing localities of the world (Mgr. Romana Medveďová, full-time student Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Supervisor: prof. PhDr. Branislav Pupala, CSc.

romana profil fotka malaMgr. Romana Medveďová

Romana Medveďová studied Social Anthropology and Media Communication at the University of Vienna. In her master’s thesis she focused on cultural identities of ethnic minorities, their media representation and inclusion into majority.
She currently works in a non-governmental organization People in Need Slovakia at the position field researcher and project manager in the area of migration and minorities. She also works as media coordinator in the organization.
She is student of daily doctoral studies at the Institute for Research in Social Communication of the Slovak Academy of Sciences.

2nd year

Possibilities of indirect contact in reducing prejudice against stigmatized minorities: Testing the interventions in the school context (Mgr. Simona Andraščiková- full-time student Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Supervisor: Mgr. Barbara Lášticová, PhD.

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 Mgr. Simona Andraščiková

… has earned her master’s degree in Social and work psychology at the Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences at Comenius University in Bratislava. In her master’s thesis, she focused on transgression of social norms in the high school context. She is currently a full-time student of the doctoral program at the Faculty of Education at Trnava University, training at the Institute for Research in Social Communication of the Slovak Academy of Sciences. Apart from her studies, she also works as a field social worker for OZ Mládež ulice (civic association “Youth of the Street”), where she provides leisure time activities and social counseling for children and youth.

Possibilities of philosophical counseling and perspectives of its application in upbringing and education.  (Mgr. Marek Čikel, full-time student Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Supervisor: PhDr. Blanka Šulavíková, CSc.

Mgr. Marek Čikel

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Studied philosophy and systematic philosophy at University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius (UCM) in Trnava. Within the frame of master´s degree he dedicated his time mainly to questions of causality and time on the background of which he sees the realization of therapeutical potential of philosophy.

He is the founder of the company: Philosophical counseling: nothing can be counquered but overcame by comprehension. He is a member of IGPP: International Gasellschaft für philosophische Praxis. As a consultant he mainly focuses on existencial, character and relationship crises. Studies the problems of sexual abuse – abuse in connection to the mental health (intenvention and also study of speech of such abused women, where he spots stigmatose language). He is a student of full-time education of graduate studies in the Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS and external education at Trnava University in Trnava.

PhD Graduates

Information literacy in primary education (Mgr. Jozef Benyak – Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Consultant: doc. PhDr. Oľga Zápotočná, CSc.

Proffesional and parental role of teachers in school and outside school conditions. (Mgr. Lucia Hargašová – Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Consultant: prof. PhDr. Ivan Lukšík, CSc.

The idea of ​​School in Pedagogy and Philosophy of John Dewey

(Mgr. Zuzana Laluhová, Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Consultant: prof. PhDr. Emil Višňovský, CSc.

Attitudes of Roma towards the Secondary Education and their  Possibilities of Study at Secondary Schools

(Mgr. Estera Kövérová, Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Consultant: Mgr. Miroslav Popper, PhD.

Deconstruction Reality of Gender Stereotypes in School (Mgr. Jana Fúsková Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Consultant: doc. PhDr. Gabriel Bianchi, CSc.

Gender socialization in school environment (Mgr. Jana Turčeková, Institute for Research in Social Communication SAS) Consultant: prof. PhDr. Ivan Lukšík, CSc. (11)