Zdenek Slouka holds a position of an Associate Professor (starting June 1st 2017) in the Dept. of Chemical Engineering at the University of Chemistry and Technology Prague. He earned his MSc and PhD in Chemical Engineering at the same university in 2004 and 2008, respectively. He received a two-year Postdoctoral Training studying the invasion of red blood cells by malaria parasites under the supervision of Kasturi Haldar who is a Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Notre Dame, USA. He then followed as a Postdoctoral Fellow in Prof. Hsueh-Chia Chang Laboratory at the University of Notre Dame. During his second Postdoctoral Training, he focused on development of point-of-care diagnostics platforms based on the use of heterogeneous ion-exchange membranes. His research interest include microfluidics, microfluidic fabrication technologies, electrokinetics, electrochemistry, electromembrane separation, and biosensing.