Dr. Svetlana Balešević Tubić, Principal Research Fellow. She has worked at the Soybean Department since 2000. In the period 1996-2000 she worked at the National Seed Testing Laboratory, and afterwards at the Soybean Department on seed production and soybean cultivation practices. She received her MSc in 1996 and her PhD in 2001. She has authored over 145 research papers so far. She currently holds the position of Secretary General at the Seed Association of Serbia. In 2013 she was appointed Assistant Director for Seed Production and Processing at the Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops.