Prof. PhDr. Petr Weiss, Ph.D., DSc.
working at:  RP3 Applied Neuroscience and Neuroimaging
v instituci:  2016 - present
telephone: (+420) 283 088 106
cell: (+420) 604 233 184

Petr Weiss is professor of clinical psychology at Department of Psychology of Faculty of Arts and at Institute of Sexology of the 1st Medical Faculty, Charles University, Prague. He has published more than 500 papers in Czech and in international journals and he is a member of the editorial board of  several sexological and psychological journals. He is a scientific secretary of the Czech Sexological Society. Was President of the 10th Congress of the International Academy of Sex Research (2010) and Co-chair of the EFS meeting in 2006. He is currently a member of the ISSM Scientific Committee.


Prof.PhDr.Petr Weiss,Ph.D., DSc.


Born 1954 in  Levoca, Slovakia, married, two sons. Clinical psychologist, training psychotherapist, forensic expert in sexology and clinical psychology, professor of clinical psychology. Scientific secretary of the Czech Sexological Society, member of several Czech and international professional societies (inc.IASR, ESSM, IATSO, IPPF, WAS, ESC). 




Charles University, Prague, psychology 1978,

Charles University, Prague PhDr. 1980

Clinical psychology – Prague 1985

Psychotherapy – Prague 1999

University Olomouc, 1999 PhD in clinical psychology

Associate Professor of clinical psychology 2000

Professor of clinical psychology 2003




From 1982 worked as a clinical psychologist at sexological departments of psychiatric hospitals in Horní Beřkovice and in Prague (chief psychologist).

Institute of Sexology, General Faculty hospital Charles University, Prague, psychologist 1993 -   

Department of Psychology, Charles University, Prague, teacher, professor 2001 –

1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague, researcher, professor 2002 –



Research activities:


Author or co-author of the National Research Program of Sexual Behavior in the Czech Republic (representative surveys in 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013), representative survey of the sexual behavior of youth in Prague from the viewpoint of HIV/AIDS risk (1993), representative survey of the sexual behavior of Czech adolescents (1995), representative survey of erectile dysfunctions in Czech men 35-65 years (2001), sexual education and sexual behavior of Czech and Romanian women (2007), longitudinal researches of sexual offenders (partner relations, personality characteristics, effects of therapy, relaps rates etc.), personality characteristics and partner relations  of men with  erectile dysfunctions, personality characteristics and partner relations of transsexual clients.




Several presentations  at international congresses (Amsterdam, Vancouver, Toronto, Berlin, Caracas, Utrecht, Cape Town, Istanbul etc.). 460 publications in Czech and international professional journals, 15 monographs (all sexological), including first Czech textbook on paraphilias, first Czech textbook on transsexuality, first monograph on sexual behavior of the general population, first mongraphs on sexual abuse of children, comprehensive textbook of sexology.



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RP1 Experimental Neurobiology RP2 Public Mental Health RP3 Applied Neuroscience and Neuroimaging RP4 Epidemiological and Clinical Research in Addictions RP5 Sleep Medicine and Chronobiology RP6 Brain Electrophysiology RP7 Clinical Research of Mental Disorders RP8 Translational Neuroscience International Cooperation Department AD Centrum Publications Ongoing Projects Pharmaceutical Industry-Sponsored Research Ethics Commission Postgraduate Students Conferences & Seminars Awards International Course 2015
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