Party affiliation: Civic Democratic Alliance
Member, HOS, 1988; member, ODA, since 1989. Member, Civic Forum, 1990. Member of the Czech National Council, since 1990.
Scientific worker. Mining Institut, of the Czechoslovak Academy of Science. 1971-1986; research worker, Institut, for Pharmacy and Biochemistry, 1986-1990. Director, Institut, of Geotechnics, Czechoslovak Academy of Science.