MSc. Jelena Knežević Jarić



Date and place of birth:

09. 01. 1978, Kosovska Mitrovica (Serbia)


2005 Graduated biologist in Ecology and Environmental Protection at Faculty of Biology, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
2009 M.Sc. with a major in Environmental Science at Swedish Biodiversity Center (CBM), SLU and Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden


Academic employment:
2015 – 2016 Research assistant in Leibniz-Institute for Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB), Berlin, Germany
2012 – 2014 Reserch assistant in Institute for Multidisciplinary Research, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
2011 – 2012 Visiting scientist in Leibniz-Institute for Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB), Berlin, Germany
2011 Research assistant in Liebniz Centre for Agriculture :Landscape Research, Institute for Landscape Biogeochemistry, Müncheberg, Germany


Publications in journals with IF:
Weise, L., Ulrich, A., Moreano, M., Gessler, A., Kayler, Z. E., Steger, K., Zeller, B., Rudolph, K., Knezevic-Jaric, J. and Premke, K. (2016) Water level changes affect carbon turnover and microbial community composition in lake sediments. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 92 (5): fiw035.
Jarić, I., Knežević-Jarić, J. and Gessner, J. (2015) Global effort allocation in marine mammal research indicates geographical, taxonomic and extinction risk‐related biases. Mammal Review 45 (1): 54-62.
Jarić, I., Jaćimović, M., Cvijanović, G., Knežević-Jarić, J. and Lenhardt, M. (2015) Demographic flexibility influences colonization success: profiling invasive fish species in the Danube River by the use of population models. Biological Invasions 17 (1): 219-229.
Scharnweber, K., Syväranta, J., Hilt, S., Brauns, M., Vanni, M.J., Brothers, S.M., Köhler, J., Knežević-Jarić, J. and Mehner, T. (2014) Whole-lake experiments reveal the fate of terrestrial particulate organic carbon in benthic food webs of shallow lakes. Ecology 95 (6): 1496-1505.
Knežević-Jarić, J., Prodanović, S. and Iwarsson, M. (2014) Decline of the maize landrace cultivation in Eastern Serbia. Romanian Agricultural Research 31: 1-6.
Jarić, I., Knežević-Jarić, J. and Lenhardt, M. (2014) Relative age of references as a tool to identify emerging research fields with an application to the field of ecology and environmental sciences. Scientometrics 100 (2): 519-529.
Jarić, I., Cvijanović, G., Knežević Jarić, J. and Lenhardt, M (2012) Trends in fisheries science during 2000-2009: a bibliometric study. Reviews in Fisheries Science & Aquaculture 20 (2): 70-79.
Jarić, I., Knežević-Jarić, J., Cvijanović, G. and Lenhardt, M. (2011) Population viability analysis of the European sturgeon (Acipenser sturio L.) from the Gironde Estuary system. In: P. Williot et al. (eds.), Biology and conservation of the European sturgeon Acipenser sturio L. 1758. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 603-619.
Knežević-Jarić, J., Prodanović, S., Iwarsson, M. and Minina, A. (2010) Diversity of maize (Zea mays L.) landraces in Eastern Serbia: morphological and storage protein characterization. Maydica 55: 231-238.