Alexander W. Bruce Ph.D.

Laboratory Head

Laboratory of developmental biology and genomics

room:B-192 Pavilon B,


fax: +420387772265 (not confidential),






2004 Ph.D. in Biochemistry, University of Leeds, United Kingdom.

2000 B.Sc. (Hons) 1st Class in Biochemistry with Industrial Placement (AstraZeneca), University of Leeds, United Kingdom.



May 2010 Assistant Professor, Laboratory of Developmental Biology and Genomics, Department of Molecular Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of South Bohemia, České Budějovice, Czech Republic.

2007–2010 Senior Postdoctoral Research Associate, The Gurdon Institute, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom (laboratory of Prof. Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz).

2004–2007 Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Research Fellow, The Sanger Institute, Welcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, United Kingdom, (semi-autonomous fellowship award in the laboratory of Dr. David Vetrie).

2000-2004 Ph.D. studies, BBSRC Research Studentship, School of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Leeds, United Kingdom, (laboratory of Prof. Noel Buckley, awarded 3rd prize by ‘Promega Young UK Biochemist of 2004’ committee).

1996-2000 Undergraduate studies, School of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Leeds, United Kingdom (graduated with a ‘First Class B.Sc. Honours’ degree, completed one year placement with ‘Molecular Endocrinology Department’ at AstraZeneca and received ‘Happold’ and ‘Crabtree’ awards for academic excellence).



2013 - 2016: Reproductive Biomedicine On Line (RBMoL)