Vojtěch Mýlek, who works at IRTIS on adolescents' meeting with strangers on the Internet and who is a PhD student in psychology at the Faculty of Social Studies of Masaryk University under the supervision of Lenka Dědková, received the award for outstanding PhD students from the Rector of Masaryk University, Martin Bareš.
Vojtěch was awarded for his outstanding results during his PhD studies. He has already published a number of scientific articles in top journals listed in the Web of Science (WoS) database, in which he systematically develops his research topic of online communication of adolescents and personal meetings with people they know only from the Internet.
- Mýlek, V., Dedkova, L., & Mesch, G. S. (2022). Czech adolescents’ face-to-face meetings with people from the internet: The role of adolescents’ motives and expectations. Journal of Youth and Adolescence. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10964-022-01697-z
- Mýlek, V., Dedkova, L., & Smahel, D. (2021). Information sources about face-to-face meetings with people from the Internet: Gendered influence on adolescents’ risk perception and behavior. New Media & Society. Online publication. https://doi.org/10.1177/14614448211014823
- Mýlek, V., Dedkova, L., & Machackova, H. (2020). Factors influencing interactions between adolescents and unknown people from the internet: Findings from five European countries. Children and Youth Services Review,114. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2020.105038
Congratulations to Vojta on behalf of the whole team!