A graduate of University of Chemistry and Technology Prague, Czech Technical University in Prague and Pedagogical Faculty at Charles University (major: German language and literature). In 1997 she passsed a specialised German exam for translators and was appointed by a court as a notarised translator. In 2009 she passed a state exam in Russian at the Institute of A.S. Puskin Moscow, in Prague.
She has worked as a German lecturer/teacher at many Czech universities and companies. She has taken part in research fellowships in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Ireland and Russia and taught, under the Erasmus programme, in Poland, Slovakia, Turkey, and Portugal.