Dr. Jovica Vasin, Research Associate, pedologist. He is the current Head of Soil and Agroecology Laboratory from 2012. He was born in 1969 in Bern, Switzerland. He received his MSc degree (2001) and PhD degree (2010) at the Faculty of Agriculture in Novi Sad. From 1994 he has been engaged at the Institute for Field and Vegetable Crops as scholar of Ministry of Science and Technological Development of Republic of Serbia. His employment started in 1996. He published over 150 research papers, where he authored 33 of them. He is engaged in classification and land improvement measures (primarily halomorphic), and studies of soil fertility and protection of degraded agricultural land. He is Chairman of Committee for repair of land in Serbian Society of Soil Science. He is a visiting professor at the University of Goca Delčev in Štip, Macedonia (Faculty of Agriculture).