University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assist. Prof. Aleš Vokurka, PhD

Office location: building VI, 3th floor
phone: 239 4087
e-mail: avokurka ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: Spanish, English, Croatian, Serbian
Consultations: according to appointment

Academic qualifications

  • 2007 - 2009: MBA
  • 2004 - 2012: Ph.D.
  • 2000 - 2003: M.Sc.
  • 1991 - 1997: B.Sc.

Employment and work experience

  • 1999 - : Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb
  • 1997 - 1999: Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry

Teaching

Training and research experience

  • 01. 06. 2015. - 05. 06. 2015.: BIOS, Manizales, Colombia (scientific)
    Training course: High Performance and Cloud Computing (HPCC) for Bioinformatics
  • 13. 01. 2005. - 22. 01. 2005.: Hohenheim University, Stuttgard, Njemačka (scientific)
    analysis of grapevine genotypes using AFLP molecular markers
  • 18. 08. 2002. - 20. 11. 2002.: Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding, Cologne, Njemačka (scientific)
    research activities for master thesis [mr.sc.]
  • 01. 10. 2001. - 25. 10. 2001.: FAO & IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture, Vienna, Seibersdorf, Austrija (scientific)
    Training course: Mutant Germplasm Characterisation Using Molecular Markers
  • 24. 09. 1998. - 05. 11. 1998.: Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine & JICA, Tokyo, Obihiro, Japan (scientific)
    Training course: Agricultural production and distribution

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Revitalizacija, selekcija i mikropropagacija poljoprivrednih kultura za održivi i ekološki uzgoj Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Simultaneously research of cultivation possibilities for strawberry in China and Croatia MZO in progress
Primjena molekularno-genetičkih metoda u analizi agrobioraznolikosti i oplemenjivanju poljoprivrednog bilja Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Procjena prirodne i inducirane varijabilnosti kod poljoprivrednih i aromatičnih vrsta Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Proučavanje variabilnosti germplazme pšenice, trešnje i rogača na fenotipskoj i molekularnoj razini Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Proučavanje varijabilnosti i nasljeđivanja gospodarski važnih svojstava u oplemenjivačkim populacijama poljoprivrednog bilja korištenjem klasičnih i molekularno-genetičkih metoda Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Bioraznolikost populacija samoniklog voća u Hrvatskoj MZOS finished

Publications

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://www.bib.irb.hr/pregled/znanstvenici/227524

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