Farmaceutski-biokemijski fakultet

University of Zagreb
Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry
since 1882

izv. prof. dr. sc. Mario Jug

E-mail: mjug@pharma.hr
Phone: 01 6394 764
Address: Department of Pharmaceutical Technology
Domagojeva 2, 10000 Zagreb

izv. prof. dr. sc. Mario  Jug

Profile

Mario Jug, PhD is an Associate Professor at the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology. He is teaching graduate courses Drug Formulation, Extemporaneous Compounding (co-leader) and Innovative Drugs Delivery Systems (collaborator). He is one of the coordinators at modules 4.1. (Pharmaceutical technological operations) and 4.2. (Drug delivery systems) at Postgraduate Ph.D. study Pharmacy and biochemistry. He teaches several courses at postgraduate specialist studies Dermatopharmacy and cosmetology and Drug development. His scientific interests include the development of cyclodextrin based drug delivery systems as well as the application of novel procedures for extractions of biologically active compounds from plant materials.

Education

  • 2006. Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb, Doctorate thesis, academic title: PhD, field of science: biomedicine and health
  • 2003. Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb, Postgraduate study of Pharmaceutical Sciences, academic title: Master of Science in Pharmacy
  • 1999. Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb, Graduate study of Pharmacy, academic title: Master of Pharmacy

Work experience

  • 2014-today: associate professor at Department of Pharmaceutical technology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb
  • 2009-2014: assistant professor at Department of Pharmaceutical technology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb
  • 2000.-2009.: assistant at Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb

Internships

  • April 2016. – Department of Chemistry Ugo Schiff at University of Florence
  • January 2013, June 2011, October 2010 –EAST NMR Centre, Institute of Chemistry, University of Debrecen , Hungary
  • October 2012, November 2009 – October 2010 - Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Florence, Italy
  • May 2006. - Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, University of Szeged, Hungary

Projects

  • Leader of project granted by National Foundation for Science, Higher Education and Tehnological development of Republic of Croatia in frame of program Brain gain-PostDoc: Novel buccal drug delivery system – mucoadhesive films with cyclodextrins as drug release modulators (November 2008 – November 2009)
  • Leader of the project funded by the University of Zagreb: Development of nanodelivery systems for local application of antibiotics (2016.)
  • Associate on project funded by the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia: Drug delivery systems (2002-2005, project ID: 006561) and Nanodelivery Systems (2006-2013, project ID 006-0061117-1244)
  • Associate on project granted by BICRO through program POC4: Solubilisation of phenolic constituents of propolis using natural polymers (October 2012-July 2013)
  • Associate on projects funded by the University of Zagreb: Isolation and modulation of antioxidative properties of plant polyphenols by the use of cyclodextrins (2014.)
  • Associate on the Installation research project NutriOliWa - Valorization of olive waste in sustainable food innovation (2014.-2018.)
  • Associate on the research project with industrial partner PLIVA CROATIA d.o.o.: Modelling of the Pharmaceutical Spray-Drying Process of the Emulsions in Laboratory and Pilot Scale (2015-2018)
  • Associate on the project granted by the University of Zagreb: Upgrading the drug developing process using the models for the early prediction of biopharmaceutical properties of therapeutical nano-delivery systems (2015)

Awards and honours

  • Most Cited Paper 2004 Award by Elsevier’s European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Outstanding reviewer status awarded by International Journal of Pharmaceutics (2015) and Powder Technology (2015)

Memberships

  • Associazione Italiana Chimica e Technologia delle Ciclodestrine (2009 - ;)

Other

  • Technology transfer liaison in frame of project BISTEC - Building innovation support through efficient cooperation network" financed by the European programme IPA (2013 – 2015)

 

 


The works included in the Croatian scientific bibliography (CROSBI)