Mgr. Kateřina Vanová

Assistant Dean, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Journalism; Adjunct Lecturer, School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Kateřina earned her MA in Pedagogical Arts (Music and Czech Language & Literature, Psychology and Pedagogy) degree at the Charles University in Prague. In addition, she earned an Associate Degree in Psychology during the years she lived in the US. While working for the Czech Center New York, she enjoyed connecting the Czech and American artistic worlds. At Fair Lawn Mental Health Center, she worked with children from dysfunctional families placed into foster care and led social skills & anger management sessions for children.

Since her return to Prague, she found her second home at AAU, working here since February 2004; firstly at the School of Business Administration, then at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, and the School of Journalism.

Besides managing the daily operations of humanities and journalism schools and advising students, she teaches European Music History & Appreciation and Intro to Psychology. In her free time, she practices yoga and thoroughly enjoys wood and antler carving.

specialization

Music History, Theory, Piano Courses, Psychology

courses taught

European Music History and Appreciation, Intro to Psychology

School of Humanities & Social Sciences; Department of Art, Culture and Social Studies