University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assist. Prof. Darija Lemić, PhD

Assist. Prof. Darija Lemić, PhD

Department for Agricultural Zoology
Office location: 3th Pavilion, ground floor, room number 12
phone: +385 1 239 3649
e-mail: dlemic ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english
Consultations: Tuesday from 9am to 10am

Academic qualifications

  • 2009 - 2014: PhD
  • 2003 - 2008: dipl. ing.

Employment and work experience

  • 2015 - : Faculty of Agriculture, Department for Agricultural Zoology
    Assistant professor
  • 2009 - 2015: Faculty of Agriculture, Department for Agricultural Zoology
    Young researcher

Teaching

Research interests

  • entomology
  • phytopharmacy
  • population genetics
  • geometric morphometrics
  • integrated pest management

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Monitoring rezistentnosti štetnika: nove metode detekcije i učinkovite strategije upravljanja rezistentnošću Croatian science foundation in progress
Biološka raznolikost u poljoprivrednoj proizvodnji Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Monitoring rezistentnosti štetnih organizama na sredstva za zaštitu bilja u Republici Hrvatskoj (2018-2020.) Ministarstvo poljoprivrede in progress
Unaprjeđenje ljudskog kapitala profesionalnim razvojem kroz istraživački program u fitomedicini Europski socijalni fond in progress
Unaprjeđenja u tehnologiji uzgoja šećerne repe sukladno načelima integrirane zaštite od štetnika Croatian science foundation finished
Enhancement of Collaboration between Science, Industry and Farmers: Technology Transfer for Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in Sugar Beet as the Way to Improve Farmer's Income and Reduce Pesticide Use IPA finished
Biološka raznolikost u poljoprivrednoj proizvodnji Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Nepesticidne mjere zaštite bilja Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Racionalizacija uporabe sredstava za zaštitu bilja u poljoprivrednoj proizvodnji Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Biološka raznolikost u poljoprivrednoj proizvodnji Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Sustav procjene rizika-temelj integrirane zaštite kukuruza od štetnika Other finished

expert

Title Funding Status
Povećanje konkurentnosti i osiguranje proizvodnje šećerne repe uvođenjem alternativnih i nepesticidnih metoda suzbijanja štetnika VIP - Vijeće za istraživanja u poljoprivredi in progress

Publications

  • Kadoić Balaško, M., Bažok, R., Mikac, K.M., Lemic, D., Pajač Živković, I. (2020) Pest Management Challenges and Control Practices in Codling Moth: A Review. Insects, 11, 1; 1-22. Q1, IF: 2.139
  • Mikac, K.M., Lemic, D., Benitez, H.A., Bažok, R. (2019) Changes in corn rootworm wing morphology are related to resistance development. Journal of pest science. 92:443–451. Q1, IF: 5.133
  • Lemic, D., Jembrek, D., Bažok, R., Pajač Živković, I. (2019) Ozone Effectiveness on Wheat Weevil Suppression: Preliminary Research. Insects. 10 (357): 1-11. Q1, IF: 2.139
  • Lemic, D., Mikac, K.M., Kozina, A., Benitez, H.A., McLean, C.M., Bažok, R. (2016). Monitoring techniques of the western corn rootworm are the precursor to effective IPM strategies. Pest Management Science. 72(2):405-417, DOI: 10.1002/ps.4072. Q2, IF: 3.337
  • Mikac, K.M., Lemic, D., Bažok, R., Benitez, H.A. (2016). Wing shape changes: a morphological view of the Diabrotica virgifera virgifera European invasion. Biological invasions. doi:10.1007/s10530-016-1252-9. Q1, IF: 2.914
  • Lemic, D., Mikac, K.M., Ivkosic, S.A., Bažok, R. (2015). The Temporal and Spatial Invasion Genetics of the Western Corn Rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in Southern Europe. PLoS ONE 10 (9): e0138796. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0138796 Q2, IF: 3.337

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=318090

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?user=H1vzq6kAAAAJ&hl=hr

Other professional activities

  • 2020: Journal of Central European Agriculture
    editor
  • 2019: Insects
    editor
  • 2018: Royal Entomological Society
    fellow
  • 2017: Glasilo biljne zaštite
    Technical editor
  • 2012: European Society for Evolutionary Biology
    member
  • 2011: Croatian entomological society
    member
  • 2011: Croatian genetic society
    member
  • 2009: International organization for biological control (IOBC)
    member
  • 2009: International Working Group for Ostrinia and other Maize Pests (IWGO)
    member
  • 2007: Croatian Plant Protection Society
    member