Gold medal to EEA director
Science is golden: EEA Executive Director awarded gold medal by Masaryk University for her research
Jacqueline McGlade received the medal for her scientific contributions to applying modern theories of nonlinear spatial dynamics and informatics to animal and plant populations and human interactions. Her publications deal with the impacts of harvesting, disease and competition on marine ecosystems, evolutionary dynamics associated with habitat destruction, and the long and short-term effects of climate change. The university also awarded a gold medal to the chairman of the EEA Scientific Committee, Professor Bedrich Moldan.