Taking a bit of time out of Veronika Jelínková’s busy lifestyle in global innovation hub, San Francisco Bay Area, we caught up with the Czech economist on launching Procrastination.com and studying at CERGE-EI.
Veronika, who studied the MA in Applied Economics at CERGE-EI after graduating from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland, recently co-founded Procrastination.com, an organization focused on using science to improve independent efficiency. As a past Area Manager for GrowJOB Institute and CEO for non-profit, Project 141, she is an expert in professional and personal development. Continue reading Interview with Veronika Jelínková on co-founding Procrastination.com and studying MA in Applied Economics at CERGE-EI
The past three months have been busy ones at CERGE-EI. Since the beginning of June, six CERGE-EI PhD candidates have successfully defended their theses and received their Doctorate in Economic Science. This enormous personal achievement is the culmination of years of hard work, dedication, and an endless thirst for knowledge. It is the pride of the whole CERGE-EI community to recognize these newly minted alumni and commend them for their stellar work and passionate commitment to their studies. They are: Anna Bogomolova, Martin Kuncl, Gurgen Aslanyan, Pavla Vozárová, Sherzod Tashpulatov, and Dragana Stanišić.
With their CERGE-EI doctorate in hand, several of these talented young minds have already secured jobs at impressive institutions across the world:
Martin Kuncl is working as a Senior Analyst at the Bank of Canada. His post is in the Macro-Financial Studies Division of the Canadian Economic Analysis Department.
Gurgen Aslanyan has taken a post as a lecturer at the Dilijan Research and Training Centre of the Central Bank of the Republic of Armenia.
Pavla (Nikolovová) Vozárová is an Assistant Professor at the Czech Technical University (ČVUT). She is working in the Department of Software Engineering at Faculty of Information Technology.
Dragana Stanišić is working at Accenture, a multinational management consulting firm. She will work as a Research Specialist for Growth and Strategy.
Anna Bogomolova is an assistant professor at the Economics Faculty of Novosibirsk State University.
Learn even more about where CERGE-EI graduates are working here.