Born: 17 June, 1949 in Bratislava, Slovakia, J. Labuda has finished the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava (STU) in 1973 (Dipl. Eng., Physical and Analytical Chemistry), obtained PhD in Chemistry (1978) and D.Sc. (Chemical Sciences) in 2001. Since 2003 he is at the Full Professor position at STU.
Teaching activity covers Analytical Chemistry and Bioanalytical Chemistry. He is garant and co-garant for the graduate and PhD study programm Analytical Chemistry at the STU.
Research interests include electroanalytical chemistry, sensors and biosensors, analytical chemistry of nanomaterials, prooxidants and antioxidants. Total number of journal publications: 151. Science Citation Index: > 1600, h-index 26. He was coordinator of 15 national and international projects.
He is the Director of the Institute of Analytical Chemistry at the Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology of the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava (since 2009, vice-director 2006-2009), President of the Analytical Chemistry Division and member of the Bureau of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, IUPAC for the biennium 2016-2017 (Vice-President (2014-2015), Titular Member (2006-2009, 2012-2013), National Representative (2010-2011)), Delegate of the Slovak Chemical Society at the Division of Analytical Chemistry of the European Association for Chemical and Molecular Sciences, EuCheMS (1999-2014).
Medal of the Slovak Chemical Society for Merits in Analytical Chemistry (2009)
Vojtĕch Šafařík Award by the Czech Chemical Society (2011)
Memory Medal of the Faculty of Chemical Technology, University of Pardubice (2011)
Laureate of the lectures serial Heyrovský – Ilkovič – Nernst – Lecture 2011, GDCH, Germany
Laureate of the titul Professor of the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava 2013.
Honorary member of Slovak Chemical Society (2014).