Jan Bohacik, PhD., EUR ING

Assistant Professor in Applied Computer Science : Data Mining, Machine Learning, Data Analysis, Big Data, Algorithm Development, Medical Data, TeleHealth etc. & Java Programmer

Curriculum Vitae

Work experience

Assistant Professor, Department of Informatics (Computer science), Faculty of Management Science and Informatics , University of Zilina , Slovakia, Oct 2009 - up to now

(Postdoctoral) Research Assistant in Medical Data Mining (Sep 2010 - Jul 2012)/Computational Issues in TeleHealth (Aug 2012 - Jul 2014), Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science (and Engineering), University of Hull, UK, Sep 2010 - Jul 2014

Professional qualifications

European Engineer (EUR ING), The Association of Slovak Scientific and Technological Societies and European Federation of National Engineering Associations, Jan 2012

Academic education

PhD Student, Department of Informatics (Computer science), Faculty of Management Science and Informatics , University of Zilina , Slovakia, Oct 2006 - Sep 2009
A full-time student of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) study. I passed the PhD Comprehensive Examination in January 2007. I defended my PhD dissertation on September 23rd, 2009. On November 6th, 2009 I was given the PhD Diploma during my PhD Ceremony. This PhD degree equals a Doctoral degree in Computer Science.

Master's Student, Faculty of Management Science and Informatics , University of Zilina , Slovakia, Jul 2001 - Jun 2006
A full-time student of joined Bachelor and Master study. In July 2006 I was conferred the certificate of the final state examination and the academic degree of Engineer (Ing.). This Engineer's degree equals a Master's degree in Computer Science.

Research and study stays

Visiting Research Student, Department of Computer Science and Intelligent Systems , Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka Prefecture University , Japan, May 2009 - Sep 2009
A visiting research student supported by the National Scholarship Program of the Slovak Republic (a scholarship of the Slovak Government).

Visiting PhD Student, Department of Informatics Engineering , Faculty of Engineering , University of Porto , Portugal, Feb 2009 - Apr 2009
A visiting PhD student with LLP-ERASMUS scholarship.

International Visiting PhD Student, Department of Computer Sciences , Faculty of Information Sciences , University of Tampere , Finland, Aug 2007 - May 2008
The Center for International Mobility (CIMO) , Finland provided me with a scholarship of the Finnish Government.

Courses and other education

Language Student, Language School Zilina , Slovakia, Sep 2003 - Jun 2007
Intensive and full-time language courses in general English. I passed the General State Language Examination in English in June 2007 (equal to CEFR C1-C2 level of English).

Student work experience

Local Coopearator, Apex, o.p.s., Czech Republic, Oct - Dec 2005

Cook, Santa's Village, Inc., USA, Jun - Sep 2005
A cook in The Burger Meister Food Court that is a part of Santa's Village - a family and amusement park.

Seller, Hrnkova Maria - a tradeswoman, Slovakia, During summers 2002, 2003, 2004

Maintenance Man of Computers and Software, Secondary School of Agriculture , Slovakia, Sep 1999 - Jun 2000

Memberships, volunteering and achievements

Language skills

Mother tongue: Slovak.

Other skills