Research focus: Retail geography, geography of consumption, food geography, lifestyle
A note for prospective PhD students: Potential PhD candidates interested in research at the intersection of food studies, economic geography, consumption geography, health and healthy lifestyle are welcome.
- Ongoing PhD projects: Localisation strategies of international restaurant chains in the Central and Eastern Europe region (Petr Bartošek); Informal networks and contact systems of Czech female ecofarmers (Pavla Rypáčková);
- Completed PhD projects: Alternative food networks in a post-communist context: Farmers’ markets and farm shops in Czechia (Marie Syrovátková); Queer geography and geography of sexualities: Socio-cultural organisation of sexuality in space, social construction, and deconstruction of heteronormativity (Michal Pitoňák)
For more information see the academic profile of Jana Šiftová.