University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assist. Prof. Daniel Matulić, PhD

Assist. Prof. Daniel Matulić, PhD

Department of Fisheries, Beekeeping, Game Management and Special Zoology
Office location: Building J, 1st floor
phone: +385 1 239 3876
e-mail: dmatulic ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: Croatian, English
Consultations: Friday 11:00AM - 12:00PM

Academic qualifications

  • 2007 - 2013: PhD
    University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture
    Replacement of fish meal by soybean meal and brewer’s yeast in diets for brown bullhead (Ameiurus nebulosus L.)
  • 1996 - 2005: Graduate degree
    University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture
    Shellfish farming with emphasis on mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis) and oysters (Ostrea edulis)

Employment and work experience

  • 2007 - : University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture
    2015 - now: Assistent Professor
    2013 - 2015: Senior assistant
    2007 - 2013 - Young researcher
  • 2006 - 2007: Publishing and design - Latrija d.o.o.
    Head of marketning department
  • 2005 - 2006: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture
    Replacement for maternity leave
  • 1995 - 1996: Genaral Hospital in Zadar
    Laboratory technician

Teaching

Research interests

  • Aquaculture (RAS, IMTA)
  • Fish nutrition (ecology, fish meal replacement)
  • Hydrological problems of open waters
  • Ichthyology

Training and research experience

  • 16. 04. 2017. - 20. 04. 2017.: University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain (mixed)
    Aquaponic HUB, COST project
  • 16. 10. 2016. - 28. 10. 2016.: Huazhong Agricultural University, College of Fishery, Wuhan, China (mixed)
    Bilateral project co-operation, teaching, ..
  • 17. 03. 2014. - 20. 03. 2014.: NARIC HAKI Szarvas, Hungary (mixed)
    Training course of recirculation aquaculture systems
  • 05. 02. 2014. - 14. 02. 2014.: University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science (expert)
    Training course for people working with experimental animals. Cat. 3
  • 18. 11. 2013. - 22. 11. 2013.: Mendel University Brno, Czech Republic (teaching)
    ERASMUS
  • 22. 10. 2012. - 06. 11. 2012.: Huazhong Agricultural University, College of Fishery, Wuhan, China (mixed)
    Bilateral project co-operation, teaching, ..
  • 13. 12. 2010. - 06. 01. 2011.: Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Rehovot, Israel (mixed)
    MASHAV's training and capacity building program on Aquaculture: Production and Management.
  • 05. 06. 2006. - 09. 06. 2006.: Research Institut for Fisheries, aquaculture and irrigation, Szarvas, Mađarska (expert)

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Rast i zdravstveni status riba pri zamjeni ribljeg brašna različitim izvorima proteina u ribljoj hrani MZO in progress
Učinak recirkulacijskog sustava vode na performanse rasta i zdravstveni status riba Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Naseljavanje, migracije, kondicija i prehrana ugrožene jegulje (Anguilla anguilla) u mediteranskim ekosustavima Hrvatske i Crne Gore Bilateralni, MZOS - Crna Gora in progress
Performansa rasta i zdravstveni status riba pri zamjeni ribljeg brašna alternativnim izvorima proteina u ribljoj hrani Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Utjecaj ekoloških faktora na ihtiofaunu rijeke Save Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Utjecaj zavisnih ekoloških i antropogenih čimbenika na nativnu ihtiofaunu rijeke Save Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Fish growth and health status when replacing fish meal with alternative protein sources in aquafeed MZO finished
Genetika, hranidba i uvođenje novih vrsta u akvakulturi Other finished

expert

Title Funding Status
Čimbenici potrošnje svježe ribe u hrvatskoj - primjena teorije planiranog ponašanja Suradnja s gospodarstvom finished

Publications

  • Yan, J., Li, Y., Liang, X., Zhang, Y., Dawood, M.A., Matulić, D., Gao, J. (2017) Effects of dietary protein and lipid levels on growth performance, fatty acid composition and antioxidant related gene expressions in juvenile loach Misgurnus anguillicaudatus. Aquaculture Research. In press. DOI:10.1111/are.13352
  • Tomić, M., Kovačićek, T., Matulić, D. (2016) Attitudes as basis for segmenting Croatian fresh fish consumers. New Medit, 4; 63-71
  • Tomić, M., Matulić, D., Jelić, M. (2016) What determines fresh fish consumption in Croatia? Appetite,106, 13–22, doi:10.1016/j.appet.2015.12.019
  • Piria, M., Tomljanović, T., Treer, T., Safner, R., Aničić, I., Matulić, D., Vilizzi, L. (2016) The common carp Cyprinus carpio in Croatia (Danube and Adriatic basins): a historical review. Aquacult Int 24:1527–1541, DOI 10.1007/s10499-016-0029-6
  • Jakovlić, I., Piria, M., Šprem, N., Tomljanović, T., Matulić, D., Treer, T. (2015) Distribution, abundance and condition of invasive Ponto-Caspian gobies Ponticola kessleri (Gűnther, 1861), Neogobius fluviatilis (Pallas, 1814), and Neogobius melanostomus (Pallas, 1814) in the Sava River basin, Croatia. J. Appl. Ichthyol. 31: 888–894.. Doi: 10.1111/jai.12803
  • Aničić, I ., Treer, T., Matulić, D., Safner, R., Tomljanović, T., Piria, M., Šprem, N. (2013) Effects of dietary vitamin C and soybean lecithin in the nutrition of brown bullhead (Ameiurus nebulosus L.) fingerlings. Italian Journal of Animal Science 2013; 12:23-32. doi:10.4081/ijas.2013.e27

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://bib.irb.hr/lista-radova?autor=302685

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?user=a-_N1cEAAAAJ&hl=hr

Other professional activities

  • 2016: Croatian Journal of Fisheries
    Editor-In-Chief
  • 2012 - 2016: Croatian Journal of Fisheries
    Section Editor
  • 2012: European Aquaculture Society (EAS)
    Member