1999 – 2004
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science; Ph.D.
1995 – 1999
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science; M.Sc.
1989 – 1994
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology; B.Sc.
Since 1995 Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, Zagreb (Biochemistry and Organic Analytical Chemistry Unit)
Fields of interest
Studies on temporal and spatial differences in origin and distribution of persistent organochlorine compounds in the environment (air, plants, terrestrial and marine organisms) as well as on exposure of humans (human milk samples).
1997. IUTOX Training Course on Basic Toxicology”, Budapest, Hungary
2006. “Workshop on Validation” – University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology and SENARC, Lipica, Slovenia
2014. “TAIEX Expert Mission on authorisation of biocidal products” – European Commission’s DG Enlargement, Human exposure, Zagreb, Croatia
Following nomination by the Croatian Chemical Society, winner of the American Chemical Society Award to participate as the Croatian representative at the “Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry & Applied Spectroscopy” (PITTCON), Chicago, IL, USA, 2007.
Annual Award of the Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health in 2015 for article published in the journal with the highest impact factor
Persistent Organic Pollutants – Environmental Impact Assessment and Stability of Human Genetic Material – institutional financing of scientific activity, 2018-2020 – principal investigator
Supervisor of B.Sc. Theses:
Supervisor of B.Sc. Thesis, Tea Mišić, “Determination of polychlorinated biphenyls in the air by gas chromatography”, Faculty of Science University of Zagreb, 2001
Supervisor of B.Sc. Thesis, Darija Kožul, “Analysis and distribution polychlorinated biphenyls and organochlorine pesticides in pine needles”, Faculty of Science University of Zagreb, 2006
Supervisor of Ph.D. Thesis:
Supervisor of Ph.D. Thesis, Darija Klinčić, “Air pollution and bioindicators of human and marine organism exposure to persistent organochlorine compounds”, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, 2012
Supervised postdoctoral researchers:
Dr Darija Klinčić, Senior Research Assistant, under the mentorship of Snježana Herceg Romanić, 2012-2016 Postdoctoral Research in Biochemistry and Organic Analytical Chemistry Unit, Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, Zagreb, Croatia
Dr Gordana Vuković, Research Associate Environmental Physics Laboratory, Institute of Physics Belgrade, National Institute of the Republic of Serbia, 2017-2018 Postdoctoral Research under the mentorship of Snježana Herceg Romanić as part of the project’s activities OPENTOX, CSF, in the Biochemistry and Organic Analytical Chemistry Unit, Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, Zagreb, Croatia