University of Belgrade

Institute for
Multidisciplinary Research

Bojana Živanović

Bojana Živanović

Senior Technical Associate

Department of Life Sciences (LS)



Curriculum vitae



2014-present: PhD student, Faculty of Biology, University of Belgrade.

2013: MSc in biochemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, Department of biochemistry, University of Belgrade.


Work Experience


2017-present: Research Assistant, Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade.

2014-2017: Research Trainee, Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade.

2012-2014: Volunteer, Insitute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade.


Research Interests


• Physiological, biochemical and genetic mechanism of tolerance to biotic and abiotic plant stress.

• Reactive oxidative species (ROS), mechanisms of generation in stressful conditions.


Representative publications

Peer-reviewed international journals


Živanović B., Vidović M., Milić-Komić S., Jovanović Lj., Kolarž P., Morina F., Jovanović S.V. (2017) Contents of phenolics and carotenoids in tomato grown under polytunnels with different UV-transmission rates. Turkish Journal of Agriculture and Forestry, 41. doi:10.3906/tar-1612-56. – ID=1273


Vidović M., Morina F., Prokić Lj., Milić-Komić S., Živanović B., Veljović Jovanović S. (2016) Antioxidative response in variegated Pelargonium zonale leaves and generation of extracellular H2O2 in (peri)vascular tissue induced by sunlight and paraquat. J. Plant Physiol. 206,25–39. – ID=1206


Milanović S, Janković-Tomanić M, Kostić I, Kostić M, Morina F, Živanović B, Lazarević J (2015) Behavioural and physiological plasticity of gypsy moth larvae to host plant switching. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata, 158: 152–162. – ID=1215


Current projects

Project ID
Project Title
Financial Source
My Status
III43010 Modulation of antioxidative metabolism in plants for improvement of plant abiotic stress tolerance and identification of new biomarkers for application in remediation and monitoring of degraded biotopes Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia Member
Bilateralni SLO-SRB The usage of silicon fertilisation in order to mitigate the oxidative stress and to improve the resilience of barley subjected to UV and Dr.ought Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development, Republic of Serbia and Slovenian Research Agency Member