University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assist. Prof. Josip Juračak, PhD

Assist. Prof. Josip Juračak, PhD

Department of management and rural entrepreneurship
Office location: Pavilion V., 2nd floor, room 045
phone: +385 1 239 3758
e-mail: jjuracak ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english
Consultations: Thursday, 10-12

Academic qualifications

  • 2006 - 2013: University specialisation
    Univ. spec., MBA, Field of the specialisation: management in agribusiness; University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
  • 2002 - 2002: Ph.D.
    Ph.D. in biotechnical sciences; Research field: agrieconomics; University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
  • 1993 - 1996: M.Sc.
    M.Sc. in economics; Major: Business organisation and management; Faculty of Economics, Zagreb
  • 1986 - 1990: M.Sc.
    M.Sc. in agrieconomics; University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture

Employment and work experience

  • 2013 - 2017: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Assistant professor
  • 2006 - 2012: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Vice dean
  • 2005 - 2006: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Assistant professor
  • 2002 - 2005: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Senior assistant
  • 1992 - 2002: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Fellow researcher, Assistant

Teaching

Research interests

  • Farm management
  • Management of small and medium enterprises
  • Rural development
  • Quantitative methods for management
  • Agribusiness entrepreneurship

Training and research experience

  • 13. 09. 2015. - 16. 09. 2017.: Univerza v Ljubljani Biotehniška fakulteta (mixed)
    Communication and ways/methods of knowledge transfer
  • 24. 04. 2005. - 30. 04. 2005.: Janeda Institute, Estonia (expert)
    Developing and Implementing Farm Accountancy Data Network, USAID World Learning Participant Training Program
  • 20. 08. 2000. - 09. 09. 2000.: Universität für Bodenkultur, Wien, Austria (scientific)
    Internationaler Universitätslehrgang Agrarmarketing und Ernährungswirtschaft

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Strukturna obilježja poslovanja poljoprivrednih gospodarstava u Hrvatskoj Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Uspješnost poslovnih subjekata u agrobiznisu s obzirom na lokaciju, veličinu i tip proizvodnje Uspješnost poslovnih subjekata u agrobiznisu s obzirom na lokaciju, veličinu i tip proizvodnje Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Zaslanjivanje tla - dijagnostika, procesi i utjecaj na biljku MZOS finished

expert

Title Funding Status
Online sustav za sastavljanje krmnih smjesa VIP - Vijeće za istraživanja u poljoprivredi in progress
Organski malčevi u održivoj proizvodnji salate VIP - Vijeće za istraživanja u poljoprivredi finished

Publications

Bibliography (CROSBI): http://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=200500

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?user=A8VGUVYAAAAJ&hl=hr

Other professional activities

  • 2015 - 2018: AGRIMBA
    Member of the Executive Board of AGRIMBA, ICA Standing Committee, International network of MBA studies
  • 2008 - 2018: Apstract (Applied Studies in Agribusiness and Commerce)
    Member of the Editorial Board of the journal