University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assist. Prof. Sanja Fabek Uher, PhD

Assist. Prof. Sanja Fabek Uher, PhD

Office location: 4th Pavilion, ground floor, room number 053
phone: +385 1 239 4059
e-mail: sfabek ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english, german
Consultations: monday from 13 to 14 pm

Academic qualifications

  • 2007 - 2012: Postgraduate doctoral study
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture, The value of broccoli (Brassica oleracea L. var. italica Plenck.) as functional food dependent on cultivar, growing period and nitrogen fertilization
  • 1999 - 2006: Graduate study
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture, Effect of organic mulches on the yield components of lettuce

Employment and work experience

  • 2006 - : University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    2015- : Assistant Professor
    2012-2015: Senior Assistant
    2006-2012: Young Researcher-Assistant

Teaching

Research interests

  • Production of vegetable as functional food
  • Sustainable, ecological and soilless production of vegetables
  • Introduction of new species, cultivars and technologies in vegetable crops production

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Nove biopolimerne mikrokapsule za kontrolirano otpuštanje tvari za zaštitu/ishranu bilja Croatian science foundation in progress
Utjecaj biostimulatora na prinos i kvalitetu hidroponski uzgojene rajčice Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Brokula kao funkcionalna hrana MZO finished
Nutritivna i zdravstvena vrijednost kultivirane vrste Urtica dioica L. Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Proizvodnja muškatne tikve veće nutritivne vrijednosti Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Učinak dehidriranih organskih gnojiva i biostimulatora na nutritivnu vrijednost muškatne tikve Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Reakcija kultivara plodovitog povrća na sastav hranjive otopine MZOS finished

expert

Title Funding Status
Modernizacija kurikuluma za suvremen i održiv poljoprivredni sektor Other finished
Revitalizacija proizvodnje češnjaka u Zadarskoj županiji Suradnja s tijelima uprave finished
Revitalizacija proizvodnje češnjaka u Zadrskoj županiji Suradnja s tijelima uprave finished
Uzgoj lisnatog povrća sustavom plutajućih kontejnera Suradnja s tijelima uprave finished

Publications

  • 1. Fabek, S., Toth, N., Radojčić Redovniković, I., Herak Ćustić, M., Benko, B., & Žutić, I. (2012). The effect of nitrogen fertilization on nitrate accumulation, and the content of minerals and glucosinolates in broccoli cultivars. Food Technology and Biotechnology, 50(2), 183-191.
    2. Fabek, S., Toth, N., Ćurić, K., Skrlec, P., Bilić, D. P., & Čoga, L. (2016). The effect of dehydrated organic fertilizers on the lettuce mineral content. Acta Horticulturae, 1142, 293-298.
    3. Vončina, D., Ćurić, K., Fabek, S., & Toth, N. (2016). First Report of Onion yellow dwarf virus, Leek yellow stripe virus, and Garlic common latent virus on Garlic in Croatia. Plant Disease, 100(3), 656.
    4. Radman, S., Zutic, I., Fabek, S., Zlabur, J. S., Benko, B., Toth, N., & Čoga, L. (2015). Influence of nitrogen fertilization on chemical composition of cultivated nettle. Emirates Journal of Food and Agriculture, 27(12), 889.
    5. Radojčić Redovniković, I., Repajić, M., Fabek, S., Delonga, K., Toth, N., & Vorkapić Furač, J. (2012). Comparison of selected bioactive compounds and antioxidative capacity in different broccoli cultivars. Acta alimentaria, 41(2), 221-232.
    6. Toth, N., Fabek, S., Benko, B., Žutić, I., Stubljar, S., & Zeher, S. (2012). The effect of abiotic factors, sowing density and multiple harvest to arugula yield in floating hydroponic. Glasnik Zaštite Bilja, 35(5), 24-34.

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://www.bib.irb.hr/pregled/znanstvenici/290831

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?hl=hr&pli=1&user=X6TD6JgAAAAJ

Other professional activities

  • 2017: Journal “Glasnik zaštite bilja“, Member of the Editorial Board
  • 2016: Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus (ACS), Member of the Editorial Board
  • 2016: Faculty of Agriculture, Extracurricular activity "Gardening group" - supervisor
  • 2015: Faculty of Agriculture, Member of the Scientific Board
  • 2015: Faculty of Agriculture, Member of the Faculty Council
  • 2013: Member of the Committee for Extracurricular Activities
  • 2009: Member of the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS)