Jakub Fischer

University of Economics, Prague
Department of Economic Statistics
nám. W. Churchilla 4
130 67 Praha 3, Czech Republic

Dean of the Faculty of Informatics and Statistics

Associate professor

e-mail: fischerj@vse.cz
NB 4th floor, office No. 404, phone No. +420-224 095 401

Personal data:

Education:
2008: Assoc. Prof. – University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Informatics and Statistics
2005: Ph.D. Degree – University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Informatics and Statistics
2001: Ing. Title – University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Informatics and Statistics
1999: Bc. Title – University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Informatics and Statistics

Professional Career:
2001 – Present University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Informatics and Statistics, Department of Statistics and Probability, since 2008 Department of Economic Statistics

Professional Interests:
Economic statistics, national accounting, human capital

Professional Activities:
2001 – Present Lecturer of basic courses of General Statistics, Economic Statistics and of the advance course of National Accounting at the University of Economics, Prague
2001 – Present Czech Statistical Office (Lecturer – course: Economic Statistics for postgraduate study)

2011 – 2015 Czech Statistical Office, Advisor to the President

Academic Functions and Activities:
2018 – Present Dean, University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Informatics and Statistics
2010 – 2018 Vice-President for Strategy, University of Economics, Prague
2006 – 2010 Vice-Dean for Science, Research and Informatics, University of Economics, Prague, Faculty of Informatics and Statistics
2006 – 2017 Member of Presidium, Since 2012 President of the Council, Member of Scientific Committee, 2009 – 2011 Head of Economic Committee, Council of Higher Education Institution of the Czech Republic
2006 – Present Member of Academic Assembly, Academy of Science of the Czech Republic
1998 – 2005 Member of Academic Senate, Faculty of Informatics and Statistics (1999 – 2005 Vice-President)
2002 – 2006 Member of Academic Senate, University of Economics, Prague (2005 – 2006 Vice-President)

Membership in Czech Organizations:
1995 – Present Union of Czech Mathematicians and Physicists
1999 – Present Czech Statistical Society
2006 – Present Czech Demographic Society
2010 – Present Czech Economic Society, Member of Presidium
2014 – Present Government Council for Sustainable Development

Membership in International Organizations:
2002 – Present Member of IASE (International Association for Statistical Education), ISI section (International Statistical Institute)
2006 – Present Member of the organizing committee of annual international conference: Mathematics and Statistics in the Economy
2006 – 2007 Chair of the local organizing committee of bi-annual conference of European Survey Research Association (Prague 2007)

2010 – Present Country coordinator, International Statistical Literacy Project
2012 – Present Member of the International Statistical Institute
2012 – Present Member of the Centre for International Research on Economy (Tendency) Survey
2013 – Research Council of Lithuania, Member of International Panel
2014 – Present Government Council for Sustainable Development, Member
2014 – Present Research Council of the Czech republic, Member of Panel 402
2015 – Member of the International Evaluation Panel for the Assessment of Research Institutions of Lithuania
2015 – Present Technology Agency of the Czech Republic, Member of the Expert Evaluation Commission of the Programme OMEGA
2016 – Center for the Study of Higher Education, Member of Supervisory Board

Awards:

2001 Josef Hlavka Award (Josef, Marie and Zdenka Hlavkovi Foundation)
2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2015 Prize of Dean of the Faculty (publication activities)
2004, 2014 Prize of President of the University (The Prestigious Publication)

Language Ability:
English (FCE)

Co-author of 3 monographs, head author or co-author of 7 textbooks and of more than 80 articles and conference papers.

ResearcherID:  J-7874-2012
List of Publications at WoS: http://www.researcherid.com/rid/J-7874-2012