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проф. д-р Светислав Крстиќ

Image descriptionName: Svetislav Stanko Krstić
Date and place of birth: 7. 08. 1961 in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
Citizenship/Nationality Macedonian
Marital Status: Divorced, one child
Office address: Institute of Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Arhimedova 6, PO Box 162, “Sv. Kiril i Metodij” University, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.
Home Address: 103 Str. No9, Volkovo, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
Telephone: Office: +389 2 3249 631
Fax: +389 2 226 865
E-mail: skrstic@pmf.ukim.mk
Language skills: English, Serbian and Macedonian


Education – degrees awarded:
1987, B.Sci. in Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Institute of Biology, “Sv. Kiril i Metodij” University, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.
1988-1990, Post graduated Master Study at the Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of food and biotechnology, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Republic of Croatia.

Title of Master Thesis:
Changes in algal microflora as indicator of pollution level in River Anska (1992)

Title of Doctoral Thesis:
Saprobiological characteristics of River Vardar's microflora as indicator of intensity of anthropogenic influence

Professional Experience:
(1987-1992) Junior Assistant: Institute of Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, “Sv. Kiril i Metodij” University, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.
(1992-1995) Assistant: Institute of Biology, Institute of Chemistry and Institute of Physics, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, “Sv. Kiril i Metodij” University, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.
(1995-2000) Junior Professor: : Institute of Biology, Institute of Chemistry and Institute of Physics, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, “Sv. Kiril i Metodij” University, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.
(2000-2005) Assistant Professor: : Institute of Biology, Institute of Chemistry and Institute of Physics, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, “Sv. Kiril i Metodij” University, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.
(2005-) Full time Professor: : Institute of Biology, Institute of Chemistry and Institute of Physics, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, “Sv. Kiril i Metodij” University, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.


Professional visits & study tours:
1994 (Apr. 1st to Sept. 30th). Institute of Freshwater Ecology, Ambleside, England

Professional membership:
• EU FP6 and FP7 expert
• Member of International Society for Diatom research
• Visiting Professor at University of Geosciences in Wuhan, China
• President – Macedonian Biological Society

Teaching experience as Assistant Professor:
• Taxonomy of lower plants (Institute of Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics)
• Hydrobiology (Institute of Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics)
• Biotechnology (Institute of Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics)
• Applied scientific methods (Post-graduated studies, Faculty of Business Economy, Skopje)

Participation in research projects:
• Microflora as Indicator of Saprobiological Level of River Vardar under Anthropogenous Influence (1994-1996) funded by Ministry of Sciences of Republic of Macedonia (Project Participant)
• Diatoms in Forensic Sciences Expertise of Drowning (1994-1996) funded by Ministry of Sciences of Republic of Macedonia (Project Participant)
• Bioreaction of Some Components of the Living World During the Disappearance of Doiran Lake (1996-1998) funded by Ministry of Sciences of Republic of Macedonia (Project Participant)
• Diatoms in Forensic Sciences Expertise of Drowning II (1997-1999) funded by Ministry of Sciences of Republic of Macedonia (Project Leader)
• Biomonitoring of Heavy Metals in River Vardar (1997-2000) funded by Ministry of Sciences of Republic of Macedonia (Project Leader)
• Bio-Ecological Assessment of Rivers Vardar and Strumica (1998) For Japanese International Cooperation Agencies. (Hydrobiology Team Leader)
• Environmental Impact Assessment of Highway Road E-750 (1998) for Scetaurute, France. (Hydrobiology Team Leader)
• Biomonitoring of eutrophication of Prespa Lake (2001-2004). Funded by Ministry of Science of Republic of Macedonia. (Project Leader)
• Algal communities as indicator of eutrophication level of Prespa Lake (2002-2003). Funded by Ministry of Environment of Republic of Macedonia. (Project Leader)
• Country study for biodiversity of the Republic of Macedonia: first national report (2003). Ministry of environment and physical planning-Funded by GEF. (Core team Member)
• Biodiversity strategy and action plan of the Republic of Macedonia (2003). Ministry of environment and physical planning-Funded by GEF. (Core team Member)
• FP6-2002-INCO-WbC-1 project "Concepts for integrated transboundary water management and sustainable socio-economic development in the cross border region of Albania, FYR Macedonia and Greece". (2004-2007). Funded by European Commission. (Consortium Partner)
• Preparation of National Strategy for Sustainable Development (2006-2007). Funded by SIDA. (Leading Expert-Environment)
• Improvement of the Management of the Vardar River Basin. (2006-2007) CARDS 2003, Funded by GEF. (Leading Expert-Biomonitoring)
• Integrated Ecosystem Management in the Prespa Lakes Basin of Albania, FYR Macedonia and Greece. (2006-2010), Funded by UNDP and GEF. (Leading Expert- Water Quality).
• Development of Prespa Lake Watershed Management Plan. (2009-2011), Funded by UNDP. (Leading Expert-WFD and Water Quality, Deputy Team leader).

Scientific experience:
• Taxonomy and Biogeography of Diatoms (Bacillariophyta)
• Diatom Communities (epilithic, epiphytic and epipelic) for Monitoring River Pollution
• Control of Eutrophication of Lakes
• Diatoms Assemblages in Forensic Sciences and Drowning
• Algal biotechnology
• Culture of algae in systems for wastewater treatment
• Cladophora glomerata as Biomonitor of Heavy Metals in River Vardar
• Cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) taxonomy and biotechnology

Publication list (in last 5 years):
A) Books
1. Levkov Z., Krstic S., Metzeltin, D and Nakov, T. (2006). Diatoms of Lakes Prespa and Ohrid (Macedonia). Iconographia Diatomologica 16: 603 pp.
2. Svirčev Z., Marković S., Krstić S. and Plavša J. (2008): Surface freshwater quality in Vojvodina and proposal for the WFD monitoring system based on some biological elements. International Scientific Monograph, FNS Novi Sad, Alfa, Skopje, 250 pp.
3. Popovska C. and Krstić S. (2010): Manual on ecosystem oriented river restoration/river engineering and river restoration proposals for Golema Reka (Prespa region). UNDP, 250 pp. (in press)
B) List of Publications in Scientific Journals
1. Simeunović, Z., Svirčev, Z., Krstić S. and Lazić, L. (2005): Occurrence of cyanobacterial blooms in Vojvodina water ecosystems. Geographica Pannonika 9, 13-19.
2. Krstić S. (2005): Report on baseline data for water (surface and groundwater) including waste related data for the target region. EC-FP6 project "TRABOREMA", EC-Project Contract No. INCO-CT-2004-509177, Deliverable 2.2., 16 pp.
3. Krstić S. (2006): Report on natural and cultural rates of eutrophication and their impact on microflora biodiversity, past and present spatial and temporal trends and major pressures in the region. EC-FP6 project "TRABOREMA", EC-Project Contract No. INCO-CT-2004-509177, Deliverable 3.2., 21 pp.
4. Svirčev, Z., Krstić S., Simeunović, J., Nakov, T. and Dulić, T. (2006): Comparative analysis of water quality methods for the monitoring of eutrophication regarding implementation of WFD in Serbia. Geographica Pannonica, 10/2006: 33-43.
5. Levkov Z., Krstić S. and Nakov T. (2006): A new Gyrosigma species from Lakes Prespa and Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia. In: Advances in Phycological Studies - Ognjanova-Rumenova N. & Manoylov K. (eds.). Fossil and recent phycological studies - Festschrift in honor of Dobrina Temniskova-Topalova, Pensoft Publ., Sofia-Moscow, 155-165.
6. Levkov, Z., Saul, B., Krstić S., Nakov, T. and Ector, L. (2007): Ecology of benthic diatoms from Lake Prespa, Macedonia. Archiv für Hydrobiologie: Supplement/ Algological Studies 124: 71-83.
7. Svirčev Z., Simeunović J., Subakov-Simić G., Krstić S. and Vidović M. (2007): Freshwater cyanobacterial blooms and cyanotoxin production in Serbia in the past 25 years. Geographica Pannonica, 11: 12-21.
8. Krstić S. (2007): Sector Analysis Report - Environment, SD Strategy of RM, Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning, pp 79.
9. Krstić S., Svircev Z., Levkov Z. and Nakov T. (2007): Selecting appropriate bioindicator regarding the WFD guidelines for freshwaters - a Macedonian experience. International Journal on Algae 9(1), 41-63.
10. Krstić S. and Levkov Z. (2007): Saprobiological and trophic models for Lake Prespa (saprographs) for use in similar regions and its application for evaluation of Ecological Quality Ratios (indicators). EC-FP6 project "TRABOREMA", EC-Project Contract No. INCO-CT-2004-509177, Deliverable 3.3., 98 pp.
11. Svirčev Z., Krstić S., Miladinov-Mikov M., Baltić V. and Vidović M. (2009): Freshwater cyanobacterial blooms and primary liver cancer epidemilgical studies in Serbia. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part C, 27, 1–20.
12. Kocev D., Naumovski A., Mitreski K., Krstić S. and Dzerovski S. (2010): Learning habitat models for the diatom community in Lake Prespa. Ecological Modeling, 221, 330-337.

C) Published contributions to academic conferences
1. Zdraveski, N., Nakov, T., Levkov, Z. & Krstić S. (2005). Looking for identity and distribution of Navicula hasta Pantocsek (Bacillariophyceae). 8th Symposium on the flora of Southeastern Serbia and Neighbouring Regions, Nis.
2. Levkov, Z., Krstić S., Nakov, T., Blanco, S. & Ector. (2005). Ecologie des diatomees benthiques du Lac Prespa, Macedoine. 24ème Colloque de l' Association des Diatomistes de Langue Francaise. Bordeaux, 6-8 Septembre 2005.
3. Levkov, Z., Krstić S., Metzeltin, D. & Nakov T. (2005). Diversité des espèces D'aneumastus dans les Lacs Ohrid et Prespa. 24ème Colloque de l' Association des Diatomistes de Langue Francaise. Bordeaux, 6-8 Septembre 2005.
4. Levkov, Z., Nakov, T. & KRSTIC, S. (2006): Diversity and distribution of Neidium Pfitzer species in Macedonia. International Diatom Symposium, Listvyanka, Russia, 28 August - 3 September 2006.
5. Levkov, Z., Nakov, T. and Krstić S. (2006): Diversity and distribution of Neidium Pfitzer species in Macedonia. International Diatom Symposium, Listvyanka, Russia, 28 August - 3 September 2006.
6. KRSTIC, S., Levkov Z. and Nakov, T. (2006): Diatom diversity in Republic of Macedonia our present knowledge. In: Witkowski A. (ed.), Proceeding of 18th International Diatom Symposium. Międzyzdroje, Poland, 209-220.
7. Dzeroski, S., Mitreski, K., Krstić S., Naumoski, A. (2007): Learning habitat models for the diatoms of lake Prespa. V: STANKOVSKI,
Mile J. (ed.). ETAI-2007: proceedings of abstracts of VIII National Conference with International participation, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia, September 19-21, 2007, [COBISS.SI-ID 21291815], sect I1-1, 1-6.
8. Dzeroski, S. Mitreski, K., Krstić S., Naumoski, A. (2007): Learning habitat models for the diatoms of Lake Prespa. V: STANKOVSKI, Mile J. (ed.). ETAI-2007: proceedings of abstracts of VIII National Conference with International participation, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia, September 19-21, 2007. [COBISS.SI-ID 21291815], p.7.
9. Krstić S. (2007): Position of Republic of Macedonia in SD - Environment protection. IX Expert Forum, Conrad Adenauer Foundation, Skopje, April 2007.
10. Krstić S. (2008): The Road to Sustainable Environment in Macedonia. X Expert Forum, Conrad Adenauer Foundation, Skopje, April 2007.
11. Krstić S.. (2008): Eutrophication of waters - causes, consequences and remediation methods. II Sino-Hungarian Workshop "New Analytical Tools for Ecological Systems" University of Geosciences Wuhan, China, 1.-2.12.2008.
12. Naumoski A., Kocev D., Atanasova N., Mitreski K., Krstić S. and Džeroski S. (2009): Predicting chemical parameters of water quality form diatoms abundance in Lake Prespa and its tributaries. The 4th International ICSC Symposium on Information Technologies in Environmental Engineering - ITEE 2009, Thessalonica, Greece: Springer, ISBN 978-3-540-88350-0, 2009. 264-278.
13. Krstić S. (2009): Preliminary results on algae flora in National Park “Mavrovo”. Project “Environmental protection, economic development and promotion of eco/sustainable tourism in the National Park Mavrovo”, UCODEP, Project Report, 55 pp.