Prof. Miroslava Kačániová, PhD. works in Department of Microbiology for last 20 years and last five years she working in Rzeszow University, Poland. She had obtained professor degree in Biotechnology in 2013. She works in different sciences and education projects in the field of microbiology, food microbiology and molecular biology. She is author of several articles published in reputed journals with impact factor. She has many citations. Awards for research and development activities: 2007- Dean´s award for publications, 2009 - Rector`s award for the best scientific article, 2010 - awarded Dean´s honorable mention for the publications, 2013 - awarded Dean´s honorable mention for research and publications, in year 2017 honorable mention from L Oreal and Unesco. Her work is published in indexed journals. She is reviewer of CC journals. She is guarantee and teacher of subjects for I., II., III., degree of study: Bacteriology, Microbiology and parasitology, Food microbiology, Introduction of systematic bacteriology, Predictive microbiology in food industry, Applied microbiology in food industry, Biochemical and molecular methods in microbiology. She teaches subjects in Slovak language and in English. Under her direction 40 bachelors, 109 engineers and 7 doctoral works were successfully defended. She attended many fellowships abroad: University of Michael Hernandéz in Alicante, Spain, University of Rzeszow, Poland, Latvia University of Agriculture, Jeglava, Latvia, Tomas Bata University in Zlin, Czech Republic and others. She is member of the commission for doctoral study in the study program: Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, member of the Scientific Council FBFS SUA in Nitra, member of the habilitation and inauguration committees, member of the management of FBFS SUA in Nitra till January 2019, member of the commission EFSA European Food safety Authority, editorial board member: Trakya University Journal of Science, Annales Universitatis Mariae Curie – Sklowska, section zootechnica, Animal Science and Biotechnologies. Gastro, reviewer VEGA, KEGA, APVV, editor and founder of scientific journal: Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Food Sciences. She was Academic Senate member: 2004-2006, 2006-2010 and chairman of the Academic Senate in 2010, national contact in 7. RP for Slovakia, Bio 2008-2011. From March 2011 till October 2016, she was vice-dean for International Affairs, ECTS and Public Relations, FBFS SUA in Nitra and she was responsible person for ECTS and foreign relations till January 2019.
Prof. Dr. Miroslava Kačániová Research activities are focused on microbial analysis of food, effect of biologically active and natural compounds, focusing on the mechanisms of effects of these compounds on animal digestive system in vivo and in vitro, antimicrobial resistance of bacteria isolated from food, antimicrobial activity of natural compounds on different types of microorganisms, identification of microorganisms with mass spectrometry.