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He focuses on development of the landscape, on paleoenvironmental changes and on reactions of various components of landscape to these changes. He particularly concentrates on questions related to development of river landscape.
Jan studied at the University of Ostrava and at Masaryk University. He has been appointed Associate Professor in the field of physical geography and geoecology. He was Head of the Department of Physical Geography and Geoecology at the Faculty of Science of the University of Ostrava. Currently, he is Dean of this Faculty where he also gives lectures and stands as guarantor of study program Environmental Geography.