University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Ivana Rajnović, PhD

Department of Microbiology
Office location: 3rd Pavilion 1st floor
phone: +385 1 239 3881
e-mail: irajnovic ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english

Academic qualifications

  • 2017: doctoral thesis
    Biodiversity and symbiotic efficiency of indigenous rhizobial populations nodulating bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)
  • 2008: master thesis
    Isolation and identification of indigenous Bradyrhizobium japonicum strains

Employment and work experience

  • 2017 - : Faculty of agriculture
    Postdoctoral Researcher
  • 2009 - : Faculty of agriculture
    Teaching asistant

Teaching

Research interests

  • Symbiotic nitrogen fixation
  • Genetic differentiation and selection of indigenous rhizobium
  • Soil microbiology
  • Indigenous wine yeasts strains identification
  • Wine microbiology and biotechnology

Training and research experience

  • 04. 07. 2016. - 19. 07. 2017.: Univerzidad de Salamanca- Salamanca, Španjolska (scientific)
  • 01. 07. 2012. - 26. 07. 2012.: Centro Interdipartimentale per la Ricerca in Viticoltura ed Enologia Conegliano, Italija (scientific)
  • 01. 05. 2011. - 30. 05. 2011.: National Collection of Agricultural and Industrial Microorganisms, Budimpešta, Mađarska (scientific)

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Fenotipska i genotipska karakterizacija bakterijskih kultura izoliranih iz različitih agroekosustava Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Primjena korisnih mikrobnih populacija u integriranoj poljoprivredi Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Korisne mikrobne zajednice u održivom uzgoju leguminoza MZOS finished

Publications

  • Pohajda, Ines; Huić Babić, Katarina; Rajnović, Ivana; Kajić, Sanja; Sikora, Sanja.
    Genetic Diversity and Symbiotic Efficiency of Indigenous Common Bean Rhizobia in Croatia. // Food technology and biotechnology. 54 (2016) , 4; 468-474 (prethodno priopćenje, znanstveni)

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=318696

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=g1828nIAAAAJ&hl=en

Other professional activities

  • 2011: Croatian Microbiological Society, treasurer
  • 2010: Croatian Society of Soil Science, member