University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

prof. dr. sc. Jasminka Karoglan Kontić

Personal information

Full Professor (2016)
Department of Viticulture and Enology
Building E
phone: +385 01 239 3892
e-mail: jkkontic ( at ) agr.hr

Teaching

Undergraduate program

  • 2005/06 till today Viticulture I, Faculty of Agriculture - coordinator
  • 2009/10 till today Viticulture, study Mediterranean agriculture, Split - coordinator

Graduate program

  • 2005/06 till today Biology and ecology of grapevine, Faculty of Agriculture - coordinator
  • 2005/06 till today Organic viticulture, Faculty of Agriculture - coordinator

Doctoral study programme

  • 2005/06 till today Ampeloecology, Faculty of Agriculture - coordinator

Research interests

  • Organic viticulture
  • Cover cropping in vineyards
  • Grapevine genetic resources
  • Ampelographic description methods
  • Ecology of grapevine
  • Resistant grapevine cultivars
  • Plant tissue culture

Current projects

2010.-2015., Clonal selection of grapevine cv. ''Moslavac'' (Vitis vinifera L.). Međimurje county, Edi Maletić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2003. - 2012., Clonal selection of grapevine cv. ''Kraljevina''. Zagrebačka county and Town of Sv. Ivan Zelina, Edi Maletić & Ivan Pejić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2002. - 2012., Ampelographic and genetic evaluation of Primorsko - goranska county native grape varieties. Primorsko - goranska county. Edi Maletić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2007.-2011., Intravarietal heterogenity of vine germplasm and improvement of clonal selection. Ministry of Science, Education and Sport RH, Edi Maletić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2007.-2011., Introduction of appropriate grapevine cultivars for encouraging of organic viticulture in Zagrebačka county. Zagrebačka county, Jasminka Karoglan Kontić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2006.-2011., Protection and revitalization of autochthonous grapevine varieties (Vitis vinifera L.) of Hrvatsko zagorje, Krapinsko-zagorska county, Edi Maletić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

Academic qualifications

1999 -Ph.D.

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb
Influence of Inter-Row Cover Cropping of Vineyard on Mean Characteristics of Grapevine Soil micro-organisms and Nutrients Dynamic

1992 - M.Sc.

Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb
Organogenesis in the nodal cuttings culture of grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.)

1986 - B.Sc.

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb
Sanitary selection methodes in clonal selection of grapevine

Employment and work experience

1987 - now

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb

Past projects

2008.-2010., Improvement of grape growing and winemaking in Kaštela region. City of Kaštela, Edi Maletić & Jasminka Karoglan Kontić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2007.-2010., GrapeGen06 - Management & Conservation of Grapevine Genetic Resources, associates, European Commission, DG Agriculture and Rural Development

2000.-2010., Clonal selection of cv. Škrlet bijeli (Vitis vinifera L.). County of Sisak and Moslavina, Edi Maletić & Ivan Pejić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2008.-2009., Revitalization of endangered grapevine cultivar Zlatarica blatska on the island of Korčula. COAST-UNDP, Jasminka Karoglan Kontić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2007.-2009., Improvement of cv. Grk grape production technology. Dubrovačko-neretvanska County, Edi Maletić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2005.-2009., Production of resistant table grapes cultivars. Primorsko-goranska County, Jasminka Karoglan Kontić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2006.-2008., Improvement of "prošek" quality by choosing appropriate cultivars and modern production technology. Ministry of Agriculture and rural development RH, Jasminka Karoglan Kontić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2005.-2007., Revitalization of autochthonous grapevine cultivar Malvasija dubrovačka. Ministry of Agriculture and rural development RH, Edi Maletić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2003.-2006., Model of revitalization of native grapevine varieties. Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry RH, Jasminka Karoglan Kontić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

2002.-2006., Ampelographic and Genetic Evaluation of Croatian Native Grape Varieties. Ministry of Science and Technology RH, Edi Maletić, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb

Other professional activities

2009., Member of the Scientific Committee of the "32nd World Congress of Vine and Wine", Zagreb, 28. June - 3. July

2008.- till today, Head of Department of Enology and Viticulture, Faculty of Agriculture University of Zagreb

2007. till today, Croatian representative in OIV(International Organisation of Vine and Wine, Pariz) , Commision viticulture - expert group Viticultural environment and climate change

2005. - till today, Member of the Bord of Editors of the Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus (ACS), Faculty of Agriculture University of Zagreb

2005. - till today, Head of the MSc study Horticulture, FAZ

2000., Member of the Organizing Committee of the international conference "Prospects of Viticulture and Enology", Zagreb, 22-24 November

Scientific publications

Vončina, D., Badurina, D., Preiner, D., Cvjetković, B., Maletić, E., Karoglan Kontić, J. (2011). Incidence of virus infections in grapevines from Croatian collection plantations. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 50 (2): 316-326

Vončina, D., Šimon, Si., Đermić, E., Cvjetković, B., Pejić, I., Maletić, E., Karoglan Kontić, J., (2011). Differential properties of Grapevine virus B (GVB) isolates from Croatian autochthonous grapevine culitvars (Vitis vinifera L.). Journal of plant pathology 93 (2): 283-289

Malenica, N., Šimon, S., Besendorfer, V., Maletić, E., Karoglan Kontić, J., Pejić, I. (2011). Whole genome amplification and microsatellite genotyping of herbarium DNA revealed the identity of an ancient grapevine cultivar. Naturwissenschaften 98 (9): 763-772

Vončina, D., Šimon, S., Đermić, E., Cvjetković, B., Pejić, I., Maletić, E., Karoglan Kontić, J. (2010). Distribution and partial molecular characterization of Grapevine leafroll-associated virus 2 (GLRaV-2) found in Croatian autochthonous grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.) germplasm. Journal of plant diseases and protection 117 (5): 194-200

Maletić, E., Karoglan Kontić, J., Preiner, D., Jeromel, A., Patz, C.,D., Dietrich, H. (2009). Anthocyanin profile and antioxidative capacity of some autochthonous Croatian red wines. Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment Vol.7 (1): 48-51

Karoglan Kontić, J., Preiner, D., Šimon, S., Zdunić, G., Poljuha, D., Maletić, E. (2009). Sanitary Status of Croatian Native Grapevine Varieties. Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus 74 (2): 1-5

Barić, B., Karoglan Kontić, J., Pajač, I., (2008). Influence of the green cover as ecological infrastructure on the vineyard insect complex. Cereal research communications 36 (1): 35-38

Zdunić, G., Pejić, I., Karoglan Kontić, J., Vukičević, D., Vokurka, A., Pezo, I., Maletić, E. (2008). Comparison of genetic and morphological data for inferring similarity among native Dalmatian (Croatia) grapevine cultivars (Vitis vinifera L.) Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment 6 (2): 333-336

Crespan, M., F. Cabello, S. Giannetto, J. Ibáñez, J. Karoglan Kontić, E. Maletić, I. Pejić, I. Rodríguez-Torres, D. Antonacci (2006). Malvasia delle Lipari, Malvasia di Sardegna, Greco di Gerace, Malvasia de Sitges and Malvasia dubrovačka - synonyms of an old and famous grape cultivar. Vitis 45 (2): 69-73

Maletić, E., Pejić, I., Karoglan Kontić, J., Piljac, J., Dangl, G.S., Vokurka, A., Lacombe, T., Mirošević, N. and Meredith, C.P. (2004): Zinfandel, Dobričić and Plavac Mali: The Genetic Relationship among Three Cultivars of the Dalmatian Coast of Croatia. American Journal of Enology and Viticulture, Vol. 55(2): 174:180

Piljac, J., Maletić, E., Karoglan Kontić, J., Dangl, S.G., Pejić, I., Mirošević, N., Meredith, P.C. (2002). The parentage of cv. Pošip bijeli, a major white wine cultivar of Croatia. Vitis 41 (2):83-89

Maletić, E., Sefc, M. K., Steinkellner, H., Karoglan Kontić J., Pejić, I. (1999). Genetic characterization of Croatian grapevine cultivars and detection of synonymous cultivars in neighboring regions. Vitis, 38(2): 79-83

Croatian Scientific Bibliography (CROSBI)

http://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=155074