Jiří Moravec attended the doctoral programme at the Faculty of Forestry and Environmental Sciences of the Czech University of Agriculture Prague (today the Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, two faculties). Currently, he teaches at the Faculty of the Environment of the J. E. Purkyne University. His interests are where the natural and social disciplines overlap: environmental politics, environmental economics, nature conservation, transportation and environment, sustainable agriculture and forestry, and protected areas management. Jiri Moravec managed and participated in various international and domestic research projects that dealt with agricultural and environmental policy evaluation, European Union regulation, biodiversity conservation, ecosystem services and water management.