RNDr. Jan Kalina, Ph.D.


Department: Department of Artificial Intelligence
Phone: +420 266 05 3099
Email: (email)

Professional experience

2023-member of Dept. of Artificial Intelligence, Institute of Computer Science, The Czech Academy of Sciences (ICS)
2019-2022Deputy Head of Dept. of Machine Learning, ICS
2018-Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board, ICS
2013-2017 Head of Dept. of Medical Informatics and Biostatistics, ICS
2012-Researcher, ICS
2010-2011Postdoc, Center of Biomedical Informatics, ICS
2006-2010Researcher, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague (MFF UK)


2008RNDr.MFF UK, Prague (Probability and Mathematical Statistics)
2007Ph.D. University of Duisburg-Essen (Mathematics)
2001Mgr.MFF UK, Prague (Mathematical Statistics)

Professional organizations

  • Czech Statistical Society
  • International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (elected revision commissioner of the Czech national group)


2016Best Paper Award, BIOSTEC/BIOINFORMATICS Conference, Rome, Italy (with J. Hlinka)
2014Prize of the Czech Society for Biomedical Engineering and Medical Informatics, best scientific paper in 2013
2013Neuron Impuls, Neuron Fund for Support of Science
2013Conference Award for Scientists, International Society for Clinical Biostatistics
2012Otto Wichterle Award (Prestigious award of the Academy of Sciences for young researchers)
2012Conference Award for Scientists, International Society for Clinical Biostatistics
2002SVOČ (National Student Research Competition), 2nd place in section Probability, Statistics and Econometrics

Membership in editorial boards

Sequential Analysis (Taylor and Francis), Associate Editorsince 2018
Applications of Mathematics (Springer), member of Editorial Boardsince 2017
Serbian Journal of Management, member of Editorial Boardsince 2012

Membership in conference committees

  • ICANN, member of program committee (2018, 2019, 2020, 2022)
  • AMISTAT 2019, Liberec, Czech Republic, member of program committee (2019)
  • BIOIMAGING 2018, 5th International Conference on Bioimaging, Madeira-Portugal, member of program committee (2018)
  • HEALTHINF 2018, 11th International Conference on Health Informatics, Madeira-Portugal, member of program committee (2018)
  • MSED, International Days of Statistics and Economics, Prague, member of organizing committee (every year since 2017)
  • IMKSM, International May Conference on Strategic Management, Serbia, member of scientific board (every year since 2014)
  • Computational Intelligence and Data Mining, international workshop within ITAT conference, Slovakia, member of program committee (every year since 2014)
  • ICORS, International Conference on Robust Statistics, Prague, member of organizing commmittee (2010)