University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Prof. Jasminka Butorac, PhD

Prof. Jasminka Butorac, PhD

Department of field crops, forage and grassland
Office location: 6th Pavilion 3rd floor room number 319
phone: +385 1 239 3632
e-mail: jbutorac ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english
Consultations: wednesday from 9am to 10am

Academic qualifications

  • 1994 - 1997: Ph.D
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Quantitative Analysis of some Tobacco Traits in Burley Tobacco
  • 1992 - 1994: M.Sc.
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Yield and Quality of some Genotypes of Burley Tobacco in Dependence of more Important Leaf Subparameters
  • 1986 - 1991: B.Sc.
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Importance of Crop Rotation in Tobacco Growing

Employment and work experience

  • 1999 - : University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    2016 - now Full professor
    2009 - 2016 Professor
    2004 - 2009 Associate Professor
    2000 - 2004 Assistant Professor
    1999 - 2000 Senior Assistant
  • 1991 - 1998: Tobacco Institute Zagreb
    1997 - 1998 Senior Assistant
    1995 - 1997 Assistant
    1991 - 1995 Young Assistant

Teaching

Research interests

  •  Technology of Production of Industrial Crops
  • Breeding of Tobacco

Training and research experience

  • 08. 12. 2017. - 15. 03. 2005.: BOKU (Institute of Agronomy and Plant Breeding), Wien, Austria (teaching)
    Tempus Project N° JEP_17108_2002
    Reform of agricultural Studies in Croatia

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Uljarice i alternativne kulture u održivom sustavu ratarske proizvodnje Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Prinos i kvaliteta zrna i žetvenih ostataka uljane repice i pira u ovisnosti o sorti i gnojidbi dušikom Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Uljarice i alternativne kulture u održivom sustavu ratarske proizvodnje Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Uljarice i alternativne kulture u održivom sustavu ratarske proizvodnje Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Evaluacija i rajonizacija sorata šećerne repe u R. Hrvatskoj MOZS finished

expert

Title Funding Status
Nacionalni program očuvanja i održive uporabe biljnih genetskih izvora za hranu i poljoprivredu u Republici Hrvatskoj (2017-2020) Suradnja s tijelima uprave in progress

Publications

  • Andrassy, Maja; Brunšek, Ružica; Butorac, Jasminka
    Flax – does it has a future? // Annual of the Croatian Academy of Engineering, 22 (2016) 221-239
  • Brčić, Marina; Pospišil, Milan; Pospišil, Ana; Butorac, Jasminka; Škevin, Dubravka; Obranović, Marko
    The agronomic traits of foreign cultivars and domestic populations of oilseed poppy // Poljoprivreda, 22 (2016), 2; 23-28. doi:10.18047/poljo.22.2.4
  • Butorac, Jasminka; Brunšek, Ružica; Augustinović, Zvjezdana; Pospišil, Milan; Andrassy, Maja
    The influence of nitrogen on the agronomic traits of fibre flax cultivars // Romanian Agricultural Research, 1 (2014), 31; 1-7
  • Brunšek, Ružica; Andrassy, Maja; Butorac, Jasminka
    Revitalizacija lana u Hrvatskoj // Tekstil : časopis za tekstilnu tehnologiju i konfekciju, 63 (2014), 1-2; 49-58
  • Gršić, Kristina; Butorac Jasminka; Čavlek, Miroslav
    Effects of Topping Height, Maturity and Cultivar on the Yield and Chemical Characteristics of Flue-cured Tobacco. // Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus, 79 (2014), 3; 167-173
  • Pospišil, Milan; Pospišil, Ana; Butorac, Jasminka; Mustapić, Zvonko; Galović, Stjepan
    Influence of sowing density and fungicide application on rapeseed yield and yield components // Cereal research communications, 36 (2008)

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://www.bib.irb.hr/pregled/znanstvenici/189662?w_mentor=1

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?user=XxWh5IsAAAAJ&hl=hr

Other professional activities

  • 2017 - 2021: University of Zagreb
    Member of the Biotechnology Council
  • 2017 - 2021: Agency for science and higher education
    Member of the Commission of biotechnology area
  • 2013 - 2021: University of Zagreb
    Member of Commission for establishing criteria and confirmation election for positions of the Biotechnology Council
  • 2013: Ministry of agriculture
    Member of the Working group Industrial plants within the National Program of conservation and sustainable use of plant genetic resources for food and agriculture
  • 2012 - 2015: Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus
    Member of the Editorial Board of the scientific journal
  • 2012: Ministry of agriculture
    Member of the Expert council for monitoring the situation in the production and processing in the tobaccor sector
  • 2010: Tutun/Tobacco
    Member of the Editorial Board of the scientific journal
  • 2010: Ministry of agriculture
    President of the Commission for industrial plant variety testing