Ph.D. Gabriela Vuletin Selak
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Ph.D. Gabriela Vuletin Selak

Department of Applied Sciences

Education:

2011 – Ph.D., University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science;

2007 – M.Sc., University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science;

2001 – B.Sc., University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science.

Scientific rank and job position: Senior research associate at the Department of Plant Sciences; Head of the Department of Plant Sciences, Institute for Adriatic Crops and Karst Reclamation, Split, Croatia;

Scientific and Professional Interests: plant stress physiology, plant reproductive biology, molecular biology, olive growing

Research grants and trainings:

Grants –

2018: Grant within the UKF project (Research Cooperability Program/1C My First Collaboration Grant 2017, Contract no 10/17) for research work at Ecologie Microbienne Lyon, UMR CNRS 5557 / UMR INRA 1418, Université Claude Bernard Lyon I; research related to reproductive biology of olive;

2015: Grant within COST Action FA1204 for short-term scientific mission at Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias (IVIA); ref. code COST-STSM-ECOST-STSM-FA1204-230315-055367; research related to abiotic stresses in plants;

2010: Grant for attending the Summer school in Scientific Communication, Supported by Croatian Science Foundation and the School of Medicine in Split.

Trainings –

2019: The IOC Network of Germplasm Banks and the True Healthy Olive Cultivars Project Seminar; International Olive Council (IOC); Córdoba (Spain);

2018: Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Information Technologies, University of Primorska (Slovenia); paternity assessment in olive cultivars using SSR markers;

2016: Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias (IVIA), Departamento de Horticultura (Valencia, Spain); scientific training related to plant stress physiology within the project “Tomato grafting mitigates biotic stress caused by whiteflies”; Croatian Science Foundation; IP-2014-09-3365;

2012: Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Information Technologies, University of Primorska (Slovenia); paternity assessment in olive cultivars using SSR markers;

2011: International Olive Council (Madrid, Spain); International seminar on olive cultivation systems and oil quality;

2009: University of Almería, Departamento de Producción Vegetal (Almería, Spain); application of microscopy techniques in the assessment of reproductive processes in olive;

2006: Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Information Technologies, University of Primorska (Slovenia); assessment of genetic variability in olive cultivars using different molecular markers;

2006: scientific training at the Institute Ruđer Bošković (Zagreb, Croatia); Methodological courses in biology and medicine “DNA i RNA”;

2003: International seminar for virgin olive oil quality improvement; International Olive Oil Council (Split, Croatia).

Memberships:

2016. – Member of Organizing committee of VIII International Olive Symposium (Split, Croatia); and editor of the symposium related Acta Horticulturae; International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS) and Institute for Adriatic Crop, Split, Croatia (published in 2018);

2015. – Member of Professional panel for the sensory analysis of virgin olive oils of the Institute for Adriatic Crops and Karst ReclamationSplit;

2014 – 2018: Member of International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS);

2004. – Member of the Croatian Society of Plant Biology (CSPB)