Ivana Jovičić, PhD – Research Associate




2010 – BScAgri – Plant and Food Protection, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Agriculture
2016 – PhD in Life Sciences, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Agriculture

Research ranks

2013 – 2017 – Research Assistent
 2017 –  Research Associate


2011  2013 – Scholar of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development (University of Belgrade, Faculty of Agriculture)
2013 – 2018 – University of Belgrade, Faculty of Agriculture
2018 – Institute of Pesticides and Environmental Protection, Belgrade


2017 – Award for best presentation by young researcher in applied entomology, XI Serbian Entomology Symposium

Research field

Life sciences – Agriculture – Plant protection: Entomology


Plant Protection Society of Serbia
Serbian Entomological Society

Selected articles

Petrović-Obradović, O., Radonjić, A., Jovičić, I., Petrović, A., Kocić, K., Tomanović, Ž. (2018): Alien species of aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) found in Serbia, new to the Balkan Peninsula. Phytoparasitica. 46(5), 653-660.

Jovičić, I., Radonjić, A., Petrović-Obradović, O. (2017): Flight activity of aphids as potential vectors of viral infection of alfalfa in Serbia. Pesticides & Phytomedicine, 32(3-4), 173-179.

Jovičić, I., Radonjić, A., Petrović-Obradović, O. (2016): Alfalfa aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) and coccinellid predators in Serbia: presence and seasonal abundance. Acta zoologica bulgarica, Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 68(4), 581-587.

Šundić, M., Haitlinger, R., Petanović, R., Jovičić, I., Hakimitabar, M. (2015): A new species of Erythraeus (Erythraeus) and new records of mites (Acari: Erythraeidae) from Serbia. Biologia, 70(6), 788-796.

Jovičić, I., Platiša, M., Bogdanović, A., Vučetić, A., Petrović-Obradović, O. (2014): The occurrence of invasive ladybird Harmonia axyridis (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae) on cultivated plants in Serbia. VII Congress on Plant Protection „Integrated Plant Protection Knowledge-Based Step Towards Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Landscape Architecture“ 24-28 November 2014, Zlatibor, Serbia. Book of Abstracts, pp. 332-333.

Vučetić, A., Jovičić, I., Petrović-Obradović, O. (2014): Several new and one invasive aphid species (Aphididae, Hemiptera) caught by yellow water traps in Serbia. Phytoparasitica, 42(2), 247-257.

Vučetić, A., Vukov, T., Jovičić, I., Petrović-Obradović, O. (2013): Monitoring of aphid flight activities in seed potato crops in Serbia. ZooKeys, (319), 333-346.

Vučetić, A., Jovičić, I., Petrović-Obradović, O. (2013): The pressure of aphids (Aphididae, Hemiptera), vectors of potato viruses. Archives of Biological Sciences, 65(2), 659-666.