1998 – 2003 Charles University, Praha,
2003 Mgr., Charles University, Praha, Palaeontology - Geology (Depositional environment and Communities of the Silurian and Early Devonian Cephalopod limestone - Prague Basin, Bohemia),
2003 RNDr., Charles University, Praha,
2003 – present, PhD. Late Silurian and Early Devonian depositional environment and palaeo-communities of the Prague Basin.
2000 – present Czech Geological Survey, Department of the Regional geology of the Sedimentary Formations.
Silurian lithostratigraphy, biostratigraphy and chronostratigraphy,
Phylogeny, Systematics and Palaeoecology of the Palaeozoic Cephalopoda,
Sedimentology of the Carbonate rocks.
Service to the Scientific Community
2005 – present: Member of editor board, Bulletin of Geosciences, Prague.
Manda, Š. (2001): Some new or little known cephalopods from the Lower Devonian Pragian carbonate shelf (Prague Basin, Bohemia) with remarks on Lochkovian and Pragian cephalopod evolution. Journal of the Czech Geological Society, 46, 3-4, 269-286. Praha.
Lehnert, O.-Frýda, J.-Buggisch, W.-Manda, Š. (2003): A first report of the Ludlow Lau event from the Prague Basin (Barrandian, Czech Republic). Proceeding of the Field Meeting of the Subcommission on Silurian Stratigraphy, Serie Correlación Geológica 18, 139-144. San Juan.
Manda, Š., Kříž, J. (2006): Environmental and biotic changes of the subtropical isolated carbonate platforms during Kozlowskii and Lau events (Prague Basin, Silurian, Ludlow). GFF, 128, 2, 161-168.
Lehnert, O., Frýda, J., Buggisch, W., Munnecke, A., Nützel, A., Kříž, J., Manda, Š. (2007): δ13C record across the Ludlow Lau Event: new data from middle palaeolatitudes of northern peri-Gondwana (Prague Basin, Czech Republic). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 245, 1-2, 227-244.