doc. Ing. Pavel Čeleda, Ph.D.

Team Leader 

Pavel is looking for new challenges for the CSIRT-MU team. He connects smart people and the latest technologies to address real cybersecurity problems. He leads research projects and uses their results in university services and in teaching students.

Pavel works in cybersecurity since 2006. He participated in the founding of Flowmon Networks spin-off in 2007. Pavel worked on CAMNEP I and II projects, which were supported by the U.S. Army. In 2009, Pavel co-founded the CSIRT-MU security team. He proposed the KYPO project and its use for Cyber Czech technical exercises. In 2016, Pavel took over the management of CSIRT-MU and transformed it towards providing new services to Masaryk University. He considers as essential linking practice with high-quality research and pushing the boundaries of knowledge in cybersecurity. That is why Pavel participated in the founding of two national cybersecurity centers – the C4e Center of Excellence and the NC3 National Competence Center. He is aware of the importance of transferring knowledge to students and is involved in teaching and mentoring students. In 2018 he founded the Laboratory of Cybersecurity at the Faculty of Informatics.