Jović-Randić Mirjana

Corresponding members III. Department of Natural Sciences
Jović-Randić Mirjana

Date of birth:

  • 1934

Place of birth:

  • Ogulin


Jović-Randić Mirjana

Corresponding members III. Department of Natural Sciences

Academic titles:

  • professor emeritus

Membership in the Academy:

  • corresponding member – Department of Natural Sciences (5/20/2010 – …)

Curriculum Vitae

Mirjana Jović-Randić, was born in Ogulin in 1934. She graduated in 1959 from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb, where she defended her Doctorate of Science in 1962.

After graduating, she took a job at the Rudjer Boskovic Institute, and after her doctorate she worked in numerous institutions around the world: Institute of Animal Physiology, Cambridge, UK; Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada (Assistant Professor); Laboratory for Neuropharmacology at the Rudjer Boskovic Institute  as head; Department of Pharmacology, Medical School, University of Edinburgh, Scotland (Visiting Professor); Department of Physiology, Medical College, University of Utah, USA; Department of Biochemistry and Pharmacology,Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, USA (Associate Professor); Department of Veterinary Anatomy, Physiology and Pharmacology, Iowa State University of Iowa, USA (Associate Professor); Abteilung Physiologie des Zentralnerven System, Universitat Heidelberg, Germany (Visiting Professor); Fogarty Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA,  (Senior international fellow); University of London, UK (Senior international Fellow); National Institute of Physiological Science, Okazaki, Japan (Senior international Fellow); Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, Iowa State University, USA (Professor of Pharmacology); Department of Biomedical Sciences, Iowa State University, USA (professor emeritus).

Mirjana Jović Randić has given more than 50 lectures at international scientific conferences. She has received 13 awards and recognitions in the USA and 23 scientific projects in the USA and Europe. She was the leader of 21 postgraduate and 22 postdoctoral students, who all occupied distinguished academic positions around the world. She published 20 (co-authoring) chapters in scientific books and 110 articles in world journals. Of these articles, 44 were quoted more than 44 times (h=44), and the most cited 12 articles were quoted more than 100 times.

Since 2010, she has been a corresponding member of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts.