Bachelor's thesis: Occurence of ticks and tick-borne pathogens in a urban park area of Ceske Budejovice. Supervisor: Libor Grubhoffer, supervisor - specialist: Mgr. Václav Hönig. Defended: May 2010
Master's thesis (2011–2013): Vector-pathogen-host interaction on the example of spirochetes Lyme boreliosis disease (and tick-borne encephalistis virus). Supervisor: Libor Grubhoffer. Supervisor - specialist: Mgr. Václav Hönig. Defended: January 2013.
Doctoral thesis (2017–present) Quantification of the metabolic costs associated with dispersal in social species of mole-rats in laboratory conditions. Supervisor: Mgr. Jan Okrouhlík, PhD. Supervisor specialist: prof. Mgr. Radim Šumbera, Ph.D
Tykalová H., Vavrušková Z., Schnettler E., Kohl A., Štěrba J.,
Grubhoffer L. (2018) Tick-borne encephalitis virus induces translational shut-off in human cells of neural origin Febs Open Bio8 (suppl. 1) Meeting Abstract: 199.