Dr. Zoran J. Jerković (1960, Novi Sad), Principal Research Fellow in Phytopathology and plant breeding. Started work in 1983 as Research Trainee. Received his MSc in 1988 and PhD in 1992, then was appointed Research Associate in 1994, Senior Research Associate in 1999 and Principal Research Fellow in 2004. Co-authored 31 winter wheat cultivars. Authored 167 research papers.