University authorities


The Scientific Board of UVMP in Košice is the highest professional academic body of UVMP in Košice whose remit is laid down by the Higher Education Act and the internal guidelines of UVMP in Košice. The competence of the Scientific Board of the UVMP is determined by Act No. 131/2002 Coll. on Higher Education and on Amendments to Certain Laws, as amended by later regulations and by the internal regulations of UVMP in Košice.

The members of the Scientific Board are appointed for a four-year term of office, which starts on the day of the approval by the AS of UVMP. This applies also to those members of the Scientific Board who have been co-opted onto the Board after the start of the four-year term of office (i.e. the term of office of such Board members shall end on the expiry of the four-year appointment period of the Scientific Board acting as a collegial body).

The members of the Scientific Board are UVMP professors and associate professors, renowned scientists in the field of veterinary science, pharmacy and related sciences in different research areas, and leading veterinary practitioners and pharmacists (state administration, research, other professional veterinary activities).

Scientific Board of the UVMP in Košice

Members of the Academic Community of UVMP in Košice
Prof. Jana Mojžišová, DVM, Ph.D., Dr. h. c.
Chairwoman, Rector of the UVMP in Košice
Assoc. Prof. Mangesh Bhide, DVM, Ph.D.
Head of Laboratory of Biomedical Microbiology and Immunology
Assoc. Prof. Daša Čížková, DVM, Dr.S.
Head of Center for Experimental and Clinical Regenerative Medicine
Prof. Zita Faixová, DVM, Ph.D.
Vice-Rector for International Relations
Prof. Alica Kočišová, DVM, Ph.D.
Professor at Department of Epizootiology, Parasitology and Protection of One Health
Assoc. Prof. Peter Korim, DVM, Ph.D.
Head of Department of Public Veterinary Medicine and Animal Welfare
Prof. Jaroslav Legáth, DVM, CSc.
Head of Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Prof. Pavol Mudroň, DVM, Dr., Ph.D., DipECMBH
Head of Clinic of Ruminants
Prof. Jozef Nagy, DVM, Ph.D.
Vice-Rector for University Development and Quality Assurance
Assoc. Prof. Oskar Nagy, DVM, Ph.D., DipECMBH
Assoc. Prof. at Clinic of Ruminants
Prof. Eva Petrovová, DVM, Ph.D.
Assoc. Prof. at Department of Morphological Disciplines
Assoc. Prof. Branislav Peťko, DVM, Dr.S.
Director of Centre for Applied Research
Prof. Juraj Pistl, DVM, Ph.D.
Vice-Rector for Science, Research and PhD Study
Prof. Peter Popelka, DVM, Ph.D.
Assoc. Prof. at Department of Food Hygiene, Technology and Safety
Prof. Peter Reichel, DVM, CSc.
Head of Clinic of Swine
Prof. Zuzana Ševčíková, DVM, Ph.D.
Head of Department of Morphological Disciplines
Prof. Ľudmila Tkáčiková, DVM, Ph.D.
Head of Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Martin Tomko, DVM, Ph.D.
Vice-Rector for Education
Prof. Michal Toropila, Dr.rer.nat., CSc.
Professor at Department of Biology and Physiology
Prof. Alexandra Trbolová, DVM, Ph.D.
Vice-Rector for Clinical Activities and Professional Relations
Prof. Igor Valocký, DVM, Ph.D.
Head of Clinic of Horses
Tomáš Wolaschka, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Doctor at Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmacognozy and Botany
Non-members of the Academic Community of UVMP in Košice
Prof. Jozef Bíreš, DVM, Dr.S.
General director, State Veterinary and Food Administration of SR
Prof. Štefan Faix, DVM, Dr.S.
Director, Institute of Animal Physiology Centre of Biosciences Slovak Academy of Science, Košice
Assoc. Prof. Klaudia Halászová, Dipl.-Ing., Ph.D..
Rector, Slovak University in Agriculture in Nitra
Ľubomír Kráľ, DVM
President, Chamber of Veterinary Doctors of SR, Bratislava
Prof. Rudolf Kropil, Dipl.-Ing., Dr. h. c.
Rector, Technical University in Zvolen
Prof. Ján Kyselovič, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Faculty of Medicine, Commenius University, Bratislava
Prof. Pavel Mučaji, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy, Commenius University, Bratislava
Prof. Alois Nečas, DVM, Ph.D, MBA
Rector, University of Veterinary Sciences Brno
Prof. Pavol Sovák, Dr.rer.nat., Ph.D.
Rector, Pavol Jozef Šafárik University, Košice
Vasil Šatnik, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Executive Board member, Slovak Chamber of Pharmacists, Bratislava
Assoc. Prof. David Vetchý, Pharm.D. MSc. Ph.D.
Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy, Masaryk University Brno