Jadranka Stojanovski

Associate professor
University of Zadar / Ruđer Bošković Institute


Jadranka Stojanovski is an Associate Professor at the University of Zadar, Department of Information Sciences, and a research librarian at Ruđer Bošković Institute in Zagreb with more than 20 years of professional experience in designing open access and open science infrastructure and services organizing knowledge created by the Croatian research community. Previously, she worked as the head of the library at the Ruđer Bošković Institute. Jadranka has an interdisciplinary background, MSc in Physics and MA  and PhD in Information Sciences gained at the University of Zagreb. 

At the national level she started Croatian Scientific Bibliography CROSBI (http://bib.irb.hr) in 1996, Who is Who in Science in Croatia (http://tkojetko.irb.hr) in 2003, and ŠESTAR – the repository of scientific equipment (http://sestar.irb.hr) in 2008. Jadranka was a member of the small team which designed and created the HRČAK repository of Croatian open access journals (http://hrcak.srce.hr) in 2006 and actively engaged in the creation of the national repository infrastructure DABAR – Digital Academic Archives and Repositories (https://dabar.srce.hr) in 2015. 

Furthermore, Jadranka has been involved in many international projects concerning different aspects of open scholarly communication, including the Horizon 2020 projects OpenAIRE, NI4OS Europe, OPERAS-P Preparing Open Access in the European Research Area Through Scholarly Communication, TRIPLE Transforming Research through Innovative Practices for Linked Interdisciplinary Exploration, TD COST Action TD1306 New Frontiers of Peer Review (PEERE) and CA COST Action CA15137 European Network for Research Evaluation in the Social Sciences and the Humanities (ENRESSH). 

Jadranka Croatian delegate in the European Commission Expert Group on National Points of Reference on Scientific Information (E03477) and European Research Area and Innovation Committee Standing Working Group on Open Science & Innovation. She is a member of the European Association of Science Editors EASE Council, OPERAS Executive Assembly, and Open Science MOOC Steering Committee. Jadranka is chair of the program committee of the PUBMET conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science (https://pubmet.unizd.hr) and member of the FORCE11 Program Committee.

Jadranka’s research interests are in the field of open scholarly communication, more specifically in the peer review and research assessment, new trends in scholarly publishing, ethical issues, and research data. She is also involved in continuous education and has taught numerous lectures and workshops for researchers, journal editors, and librarians. She published more than 60 papers (https://www.bib.irb.hr/profile/27319).

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