Assistant professor

Mgr. Karla Hrbáčková, Ph.D.

Department of Pedagogical Sciences
E-mail: hrbackova@utb.cz TEL: +420 576 037 439 Office:

Karla Hrbáčková works as a assistant professor at Faculty of Humanities (FHS), where she guarantees courses in quantitative methodology at the Master’s degree. She is interested predominantly in the matter of self-regulation, autonomy, self-determinated behavior, social relations in the classroom and development of metacognitive thinking in children. She is a main researcher and team leader working on a Czech Science Foundation project Self-Regulation in Socially Excluded Pupils. She is currently actively involved in the preparation of a mindfulness program for children and the use of elements of nonviolent communication for students in helping professions. In her practice she uses her experience of intuitive pedagogy and kinesiology (One Brain).


Consulting hours

Monday 9.30am -11.30am

Curriculum vitae


2003 - 2010: Masaryk University, Faculty of Education,degree course in Pedagogy, Ph.D.

1997 - 2001: Palacký University Olomouc, Faculty of Education, Primary School Teacher Training, Master’s degree

Process of employment

2005 - present: Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Faculty of Humanities, Department of Pedagogical Sciences

2003 - 2005: Masaryk University, Faculty of Education, Ph.D. student

1998 - 2003: ZŠ Liptál, primary school teacher


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