University of Belgrade

Institute for
Multidisciplinary Research

Dušan Nikolić
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Dr Dušan Nikolić

Research Fellow (Research Assistant Professor)

Department of biology and inland waters protection (ES)

Phone:

E-mail: dusan@imsi.rs ; dusan@imsi.bg.ac.rs

Curriculum vitae

Education

2020: PhD in Ecology, University of Belgrade – Faculty of Biology (average grade 10.0)

2015: MSc in Ecology, University of Belgrade – Faculty of Biology (average grade 9.91)

2014: BSc in Biology, University of Belgrade – Faculty of Biology (average grade 9.30).

 

Work Experience

(Oct) 2020 – present: Research Fellow (Research Assistant Professor), University of Belgrade – Institute for Multidisciplinary Research;

(Jan) 2020 – (Oct) 2020: Research Assistant, University of Belgrade – Institute for Multidisciplinary Research;

(Dec) 2017 – (Jan) 2020: Research Trainee, University of Belgrade – Institute for Multidisciplinary Research.

 

Scholarships and Awards

 

2020: Second award “Assistant Professor Dr. Milena Dalmacija” for the doctoral dissertation that gave the greatest scientific contribution in the field of environmental protection at Universities in the Republic of Serbia;

2010 – 2014; 2014 – 2015; 2016 – 2018: Scholarship of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia;

2006; 2010: Diploma ″Vuk Karadžić″ for exceptional success in learning.

 

Research Interests

 

• Ecology;
• Ecotoxicology;
• Ichthyology;
• Fish histology;
• Monitoring of aquatic ecosystems.

 

Other Professional Activities

 

• Teaching assistant in courses at Faculty of Biology of the University of Belgrade, undergraduate studies:
2016 – 2018 Animal Ecology
2016 – present Aquatic ecology;
• Co-author of two fisheries management programs and three reports on monitoring of the fish stock;
• Guest lecturer at the VIII Memorial Scientific Conference on Environmental Protection “Assistant Professor Dr. Milena Dalmacija”;
• Guest lecturer at the Petnica Research Station;
• Certificate Owner: TRAIN (Training and Research for Academic Newcomers);
• He successfully completed an internship within the IASTE (The International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience) organization, when he was involved in the projects “Umbrella for the conservation of native forest species in the Ischtigualasto provincial” at the National University of San Juan (Argentina) park” and “Hierarchical models of species distribution in hyperarid desert of the central west of Argentina: Microcavia australis as a models”;
• Reviewer: Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences;
• Membership: Association of Toxicologists of Serbia.

 

Links

 

ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2004-1662
Scopus Author ID: 57198442577
Researcher ID: AAK-7588-2021
ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Dusan-Nikolic-5

 

Representative publications


Peer-reviewed international journals

1.

Nikolić D., Skorić S., Rašković B., Lenhardt M., Krpo-Ćetković J. (2019). Impact of reservoir properties on elemental accumulation and histopathology of European perch (Perca fluviatilis). Chemosphere 244:125503 – ID=1540

2.

Nikolić D., Skorić S., Lenhardt M., Hegediš A., Krpo-Ćetković, J. (2019). Risk assessment of using fish from different types of reservoirs as human food – A study on European perch (Perca fluviatilis). Environmental Pollution, 113586 – ID=1541

3.

Smederevac-Lalić M., Regner S., Lenhardt M., Nikolić D., Cvijanović G., Jaćimović M., Hegediš A. (2019). Review of allochthonous fish species with the marine origin in Serbian freshwater system. Studia Marina, 32 (1): 33-46. – ID=1547

4.

Jaćimović M., Krpo-Ćetković J., Smederevac-Lalić M., Lenhardt M., Nikolić D., Hegediš A. (2018). Assessment of the fyke-nets selectivity during black bullhead (Ameiurus melas) population research in Sava Lake. 8th international conference “Water & Fish” – Conference Proceedings, 197-201. – ID=1557

5.

Skorić S., Mićković B., Nikolić D., Hegediš A., Cvijanović G. (2017). A Weight-length Relationship of the Amur Sleeper (Perccottus glenii Dybowski, 1877) (Odontobutidae) in the Danube River Drainage Canal, Serbia. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, 9: 155-159. – ID=1564

Scientific meetings

1.

Smederevac-Lalić M., Regner S., Nikolić D., Cvijanović G., Jaćimović M., Hegediš A., Lenhardt M. (2019). Review of allochthonous fish species with the marine origin in Serbian freshwater system. International Conference Adriatic Biodiversity Protection – AdriBioPro2019. Kotor, Montenegro, 07.-10. April, 2019, Book of Abstracts: pp. 116. – ID=1548

2.

Nikolić D., Cvijanović G., Smederevac-Lalić M., Skorić S., Hegediš A., Jovičić K., Krpo-Ćetković J. (2019). Length-weight relationship and condition factor of the Cactus roach (Rutilus virgo) in the Perućac reservoir (Serbia). International Conference Adriatic Biodiversity Protection – AdriBioPro2019. Kotor, Montenegro, 07.-10. April, 2019, Book of Abstracts: pp. 106. – ID=1562

3.

Đikanović V., Skorić S., Cvijanović G., Nikolić D., Jaćimović M., Nikčević M., Mićković B. (2019). Biometry and diet of Perccottus glenii Dybowski, 1877 found in stagnant water nearby Veliko Gradište (northeastern Serbia). International Conference Adriatic Biodiversity Protection – AdriBioPro2019. Kotor, Montenegro, 07.-10. April, 2019, Book of Abstracts: pp. 110. – ID=1575

4.

Nikolić D., Skorić S., Cvijanović G., Jaćimović M., Jovičić K., Hegediš A., Krpo-Ćetković J. (2018). Assessment of fish species diversity and water quality in five reservoirs in Serbia based on the Shannon\’s diversity index. 8th international conference “Water & Fish” – Conference Proceedings, 226-231. – ID=1563

5.

Mićković B., Nikčević M., Skorić S., Nikolić D., Djikanović V. (2018). Stratifikacija pokazatelja kvaliteta vode akumulacije \”Uvac\” (sezona sredina leta – rana jesen 2017). 47. konferencija o aktuelnim problemima korišćenja i zaštite voda „Voda 2018“, Sokobanja, Serbia 12.- 14. Jun, 2018. Zbornik radova: 75-81. – ID=1578

6.

Frey E., Smederevac-Lalić M., Nikolić D., Skorić S., Krpo-Ćetković J. (2018). Length-weight relationship and condition factor of the common bream (Abramis brama) in the Danube river near Belgrade (1168-1170 rkm). 8th international conference “Water & Fish” – Conference Proceedings, 209-213. – ID=1581

7.

Nikolić D., Skorić S., Smederevac-Lalić M., Frey E., Krpo-Ćetković J. (2018). A comparison of fish diversity and abundance between the main course and an armlet of the Danube river near Belgrade (1168-1170 rkm). international conference “Water & Fish” – Conference Proceedings, 241-246. – ID=1582

8.

Skorić S., Mićković B., Nikolić D., Hegediš A., Cvijanović G. (2017). Seasonal weight-length relationship of Amur sleeper (Perccottus glenii Dubowski, 1877) in the Danube River drainage channel. Networking and Regional Cooperation Towards Invasive Alien Species Prevention and Management in Europe. 7th ESENIAS Workshop with Scientific Conference. Book of abstract., Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IBER-BAS); East and South European Network for Invasive Alien Species (ESENIAS), Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, pp. 157 – 157, 978-954-9746-42-6, Sofia, Bulgaria, 28. – 30. Mar, 2017. – ID=1565

 

Current projects

Project ID
Project Title
Financial Source
My Status
COST Action CA18102 The European Aquatic Animal Tracking Network COST (Evropska saradnja u nauci i tehnologiji) Member
MEASURES Managing and restoring aquatic ecological corridors for migratory fish species in the Danube River Basin – MEASURES Danube Transnational Programme Member
Istraživanje karakteristika populacije soma (Silurus glanis) iz Uvačke akumulacije (2018) – Ministarstvo zaštite životne sredine Republike Srbije Ministry of Environmental Protection (Serbia) Member
OI173045 Fishes as water quality indicators in open waters of Serbia Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia Member
24690 – 1 Black bullhead (Ameiurus melas) in Ponjavica Nature Park: biological characteristics, effects on native ichthyofauna, mass removal and experimental rearing Rufford Foundation Member
JNOP 01/ 2018 Pribavljanje podataka i druge usluge u cilju nastavka uspostavljanja ekološke mreže u Republici Srbiji Member
JNOP 02/ 2018 Pribavljanje podataka i druge usluge u cilju uspostavljanja ekološke mreže Evropske unije Natura 2000 kao dela ekološke mreže Republike Srbije Member
JNOP 03/ 2018 Pribavljanje podataka i druge usluge u cilju nastavka izrade crvenih lista pojedinačnih grupa organizama flore, faune i gljiva u Republici Srbiji Member
Operativni monitoring površinskih i podzemnih voda Republike Srbije – Partija 1 – Operativni monitoring površinskih voda (2017 – 2018) Ministarstvo zaštite životne sredine Republike Srbije Member
Izrada studije o prisustvu Evropske jegulje u ribolovnim vodama Republike Srbije (2018) Ministarstvo zaštite životne sredine Republike Srbije Member
Comparative ecology of selected invasive fish species in Slovakia and Serbia in respect with climat change and human disturbance (2019-2020) – Serbian – Slovak joint research project, Institute for multidisciplinary research, University of Belgrade and Centrum biológie rastlin a biodiverzity SAV Member
TR37009 Monitoring and Modeling of Rivers and Reservoirs (MORE) – Physical, Chemical, Biological and Morphodynamic Parameters Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia Member