With effect from 17/02/06 prof. Ing. Petr Sáha, CSc., rector of the Tomas Bata University in Zlín, appointed a new dean of the Faculty of Technology. The office will be taken over by prof. Ing. Ignác Hoza, CSc., who will replace the former dean, prof. Ing. Josef Šimoník, CSc., who has headed the faculty since 2003. The term of office of the new dean is four years.