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Aleksić, Lucija
Babin, Ankica
Balabanić, Josip
Balen, Branka
Balen-Letunić, Dubravka
Barbalić, Željko
Barbić, Vesna
Baričević, Marina
Baričević, Dorotea
Batorović, Mato
Bauer, Antonija
Bauer, Antun
Begonja-Vidović, Leonilda
Benc-Bošković, Katica
Benyovsky, Lucija
Borošak-Marijanović, Jelena
Brajdić, Vjekoslav
Brlošić, Stjepan
Bulat, Mirko
Buršić, Herman
Cvitanović, Đurđica
Čorak, Željka
Ćus-Rukonić, Jasminka
Diana, Deša
Diminić, Josip
Dobronić, Lelja
Draganić, Danica
Drechsler-Bižić, Ružica
Dučakijević, Mirjana
Dukat, Zdenka
Durbešić, Viktorija
Dvojković, Zdravko
Eckhel, Nerina
Fazinić, Alena
Frajtag, Zdenka
Gašparović, Ljerka
Girardi-Jurkić, Vesna
Gjetvaj, Nada
Glavočić, Daina
Goll, Predrag
Gotthardi-Škiljan, Renata
Hajduk, Stjepan
Hećimović, Branko
Heim, Mira
Horvat, Ida
Horvat, Vlado
Horvatić, Franjo
Iskra-Janošić, Ivana
Ivanuš, Rhea Silvija
Ivanuša, Dolores
Ivetić, Marija
Ivkanec, Ivanka
Ivoš, Jelena
Jajčević, Zdenko
Juroš-Monfardin, Fina
Kalauz, Ksenija
Kalšan, Vladimir
Karaman, Antun
Kečkemet, Duško
Kelemen, Boris
Kero, Pavao
Kirigin, Branko
Kisić, Anica
Klemm, Miroslav
Kličinović, Božena
Kosanović, Nikola
Koščević, Želimir
Kraguljac, Božena
Kralj, Ariana
Kružić-Uchytil, Vera
Kusik, Vlastimir
Ladović, Vanda
Ladović, Josip
Lazarević, Aleksandra
Lechner, Zdenka
Legac, Mirjana
Leskošek, Vilim
Lončarić, Magdalena
Majanović, Nada
Maleković, Vladimir
Mandić, Davor
Marić, Ružica
Maroević, Tonko
Maroević, Ivo
Maruševski, Olga
Matić, Ivan
Menalo, Romana
Mihovilić, Kristina
Miškiv, Ivanka-Jesenka
Mrkobrad, Valerija
Munk, Zdenka
Nedved, Branka
Orlić, Alma
Oštrić, Olga
Oštrić, Goroslav
Pauletich, Antonio
Pavić, Vladimira
Pavlović, Zagorka
Petricioli, Sofija
Petr-Marčec, Smiljana
Premerl, Nada
Prister, Boris
Quien, Guido
Radauš-Ribarić, Jelka
Radovčić, Jakov
Ramušćak, Ljubica
Randić, Mirjana
Rendić-Miočević, Ante
Ribičić-Županić, Anica
Rus, Zdenko
Sakač, Mirjana
Schneider, Marijana
Sokač-Štimac, Dubravka
Sorić, Ante
Staničić, Stanko
Stergar, Branka
Susovski, Marijan
Šercer, Marija
Šestan, Ivan
Širec, Ljubica
Škulj, Božica
Šterk, Slavko
Šutalo, Kata
Toldi, Zvonimir
Tomičić, Jasna
Tonković, Marija
Tonković, Snježana
Uskoković, Jelena
Velić, Biserka
Vikić, Branka
Vinterhalter, Jadranka
Vojnović, Zdenko
Vojnović, Mihovil
Vorano, Tullio
Vrbanić-Fadjejev, Ivana
Vrkljan-Križić, Nada
Zebec, Vladimir
Zglav-Martinac, Helga
Zidić, Igor

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Jakov Radovčić


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Vocation Palaeontologist
Advanced qualifications MSc
Professional Grade museum adviser
Field of work Palaeontology, biostratigraphy
Particular specialisation the palaeontology of the fossil vertebrates of the Krapina Pleistocene
Home institution Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts,
Croatian Natural History Museum
Biography
Jakov Radovčić was born in Kostanje by Omiš. After graduating in geology and palaeontology from the Science Faculty of Zagreb University he worked as assistant in the Geological and Palaeological Collection of then Yugoslav Academy. In 1970 he enrolled in a post-graduate course in palaeontology and biostratigraphy at his old faculty.
As part of work carried out by the Geological and Palaeological Museum in Zagreb with the Washington Smithsonian Institute in 1972 he took part in an American-Croatian project researching fossil fish from the Cretaceous strata of the Adriatic Carbonate platform. In the same year he won a Joyce and Zlatko Baloković scholarship for post-graduate further studies in palaeontology at Harvard University, which he spent in the Biology Department of Illinois University in Chicago. He acquired his MSc in biology with a particular interest in palaeontology of vertebrates in 1974.
From 1975 to 1978 he was a part time assistant in the Geological and Palaeontological Institute of the Science Faculty and from 1980 he was curator of the Collection of Fossil Vertebrates and the Krapina Pleistocene of the GP Museum in Zagreb.
He had several spells at the natural science and palaeoanthropology departments of several American universities, often obtaining monthly scholarships in museums in European and extra-European countries.
During his museum work he initiated or took part in the production of many museological and scientific projects. He was the author of the first programme conception for the work of the Croatian Natural History Museum, a member of many editorial boards, the president of the Croatian Association of Museum Officers, a member of the Croatian Museum Council. He has to date published either solo or jointly four monographs, thirty or so scientific and many specialised and popular scientific works, at home and abroad.
He devised the conception of the Museum of Krapina Neanderthals and for many popular science television and radio programmes at home and abroad.
In 2009. was awarded by Croatian Museum Association with „Pavao Ritter Vitezović“ award for a lifetime achievement. In 2010. Croatian Museum Association awarded paleonthologist M.Sc Jakov Radovčić and architect Željko Kovačić and their team for the project and realistion of Museum of Krapina Neanderthals.

NB. Data taken from the questionnaire, material taken from the Personnel Archives of the MDC, and from an interview recorded on May 28, 2007.; information about the awards was taken from the Croatian Museum Association web page (http://www.hrmud.hr/clanak/Nagrada_za_zivotno-djelo-Pavao-Ritter-Vitezovic/20, http://www.hrmud.hr/clanak/Godisnja-nagrada-HMD-a/19, access 05.04.2012.)


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