Paed Dr. Zuzana Chanasová, PhD. (1977) graduated from university in 1999 with a specialization of Teacher of first grade at primary school, at the Pedagogical faculty at the University of Matej Bell in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia. During 2003-2005 she studied for two years at the Academy for teachers of religious education in Graz, under the supervision of prof. Albert Hofer (Austria). She defended her dissertation thesis “The use of gestalt-pedagogy in teaching of religious education at first grade at primary schools” in 2006 at the Catholic University in Ruzomberok, Slovakia. During 2006–2008 she studied “Marriage and family life” at Institute of John Paul II. at The Pontifical Lateran University, Rome, Italy. Today, she is developing her academic career at Department of preschool and elementary pedagogy at Pedagogical faculty of Catholic University in Ruzomberok.
Areas of scientific interest: Drama education, Innovative methods and forms focused on spiritual formation, Gestalt-pedagogy, Matrimoniology.