Management functions and abilities
2012-2017: for the needs of the Environmental Agency (EARS) I managed projects for regular annual biological monitoring of the ecological quality of inland waters for the biological element phytoplankton
Work in expert commissions
I actively participate in the working groups in the COST Action DNAqua-Net (CA 15219), where the possibilities of using molecular algae detection in biological monitoring are studied
a representative of Slovenia for phytobenthos biological element within the group Ecostat as part of a working group of the Water Framework Directive - Phase 3 intercalibration
member of international group The Science Advisory Board
Awards and certificates
2014: Prometheus award for excellence in science communication awarded by Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts for monograph
EQAT international certificate for identification and quantification of phytoplankton and phytobenthos species (2011, 2013, 2015 and 2016)
Education and training
active participation in more than 50 conferences, meetings, consultations, workshops, training, courses, seminars, etc.
the results of applicative tasks are recorded in more than 55 final reports, studies, studies and pre-studies
Promotion of Science
through the publication of popular articles for newspapers and popular science magazines, interviews for various media, exhibitions for the general public and popular scientific lectures at various occasions...