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Faculty of Military Leadership
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Vice-deans

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Vice-Dean fo​r Research: MAJ doc. Ing. Karel Šilinger, Ph.D.
Telephone:

(+420) 973 443 003​

E-mail: karel.silinger@unob.cz
Office: Kounicova 65

Curriculum vitae

Karel Silinger was born on 31 July 1985 in Znojmo. He finished his secondary education in 2005 at the Police School of the Ministry of Interior in Holešov. Bachelor's and follow-up master's degrees gained at the University of Defence in Brno, in the "Artillery Units Commander" field of study. In 2013, he graduated from the University of Defence's doctoral degree program of the "Military management" field of study of the Faculty of Economics and Management. In 2017 he defended his associate professor thesis "Czech Artillery Application Equipment to Ensure Interoperability in the Meteorological Preparation" in the field of "Military Management" of the Faculty of Military Leadership.

He began working for the University of Defence in 2013 for the Department of Fire Support of the Faculty of Economics and Management, from 2014 of the Faculty of Military Leadership. K. Silinger orients his research activities towards automated artillery command and control systems and getting data for the artillery fire. He is a member of the Integrated Work Team of the Strategic Rearmament Project of the Czech Artillery and a Czech representative in the NATO NAAG ICG IF SG/2 panel.

Since February 1, 2018 he has been appointed the Faculty of Military Leadership vice-dean responsible for research.








Vice-Dean for Curriculum: doc. Ing. Jakub Odehnal, Ph.D.
Telephone:

(+420) 973 442 197

E-mail:jakub.odehnal@unob.cz
Office: Kounicova 65

Curriculum vitae

Born on 2 August 1982 in Prerov and having completed the secondary school in Kojetín, Jakub Odehnal graduated from the degree programmes of the Faculty of Economics and Management of the University of Defence and from the Faculty of Economics and Administration of Masaryk University. In 2015, he defended his habilitation thesis titled "Multidimensional Analysis of Defence Expenditures Determinants" in "National Defence Economics" field. He has worked for the University of Defence in the positions of a teacher for the Economics Department and of the vice-dean responsible for curriculum of the Faculty of Military Leadership.

He has engaged in the research focusing on national defence economics publishing in Czech and foreign journals and regularly presenting at international conferences. In the period of his work for the University of Defence, he has contributed to several specific research projects and led the "Long-Term Plan of Organisation Development" project. In 2015, he was a member of SAS-113 NATO working group, in 2016 being an international intern in the USA.

His teaching activities include guarantying a subject for the University of Defence study programme, giving lectures and tutoring the final theses. He has been an outside affiliate for the Faculty of Science of Masaryk University.



 


Vice-Dean for Public Relations and Development:

MAJ Ing. Ota Rolenec, Ph.D.

Telephone: (+420) 973 443 705
E-mail:ota.rolenec@unob.cz
Office: Kounicova 65

​ ​Curriculum vitae

Born on 27 February 1983 in Pardubice. He finished his secondary education at the Videnska Grammar School in Brno. Bachelor's and follow-up master's degrees gained at the University of Defence in Brno, in the "Engineer Units Commander" field of study. In 2018, he graduated from the University of Defence's doctoral degree program of the "Military management" field of study of the Faculty of Military Leadership of the University of Defence. At the 151st and 153rd Engineer Battalions, he served as the commander of the EOD platoon, the chief of the Operational Group and the deputy of the Chief of Staff. He held the position of senior lecturer at the Department of Engineer Technology of the Faculty of Military Technology from 2015 to 2017. In 2007 he participated in the foreign operation KFOR in Kosovo and in 2012 in the foreign operation ISAF in Afghanistan.

Since 2020, he has been working at the Department of Engineer Support of the Faculty of Military Leadership as an assistant professor. In his pedagogical and research activities, he focuses on the issue of combat and general engineer support.

Since 1 April 2021, he has been appointed the vice-dean for public relations and development of the Faculty of Military Leadership.                 

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