Farmaceutski-biokemijski fakultet

University of Zagreb
Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry
since 1882

izv. prof. dr. sc. Mirza Bojić

E-mail: mbojic@pharma.hr
Phone: 01 4818 304
Address: Department of Medicinal Chemistry
Ante Kovačića 1, 10000 Zagreb

izv. prof. dr. sc. Mirza Bojić

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Mirza Bojić, PhD is an associate professor at the Department of Medicinal Chemistry. He is a program director of the graduate program Toxicity, and course director of Biochemical Basis of Toxicity of Xenobiotics and Endobiotics, as well as Drug Biochemistry. In the past, he taught Medicinal Chemistry 1, Drug Metabolism, OTC Drugs, Vitamins and Minerals in Metabolic Reactions, Molecular Modeling, Metabolism and Toxicity of Drugs. His scientific interests include analysis of biologically active compounds, their metabolism and QSAR.

Education:

  • 2012 Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Postgraduate doctoral study, academic title: PhD in the field of Biomedicine and health
  • 2005 Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Graduate study of Pharmacy, academic title: Master of Pharmacy

Work experience:

  • 2019 – today: associate professor at the Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb
  • 2016 – 2019: assistant professor at the Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb
  • 2012 – 2016: senior assistant – research associate at the Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb
  • 2007 – 2012: research assistant at the Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry; University of Zagreb

Visiting positions:

  • 2013 – 2014 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (Professor F. P. Guengerich Laboratory)
  • 2015. Visiting Scientist at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (Professor F. P. Guengerich Laboratory)

Projects:

  • Principle investigator of Croatian Science Foundation project (UIP-2014-09-5704) and research grants financed by Ministry of Science and University of Zagreb (2017, 2018, 2019). Collaborator on projects financed by European Union (2013-2014 IPA 040417, 2013-2015 ESF 3.102), NIH, USA (2014 NIH DK038226), Ministry of Science, Croatia (2007-2013 0061117-1237) and University of Zagreb (2013-2014).

Awards and honours:

  • Diploma of Croatian Pharmaceutical Society (2017)
  • City of Zagreb scholarship

Memberships:

  • Croatian Pharmaceutical Society
  • Croatian Chamber of Pharmacists
  • Croatian Society of Chemical Engineers
  • International Society for the Study of Xenobiotics

Other:

  • Travel Grant Modern Thin-Layer Chromatography Course, CAMAG, Basel/Muttenz, Switzerland, 2009
  • Mobility grants (academic, research, conferences), University of Zagreb, 2013-2014

The works included in the Croatian scientific bibliography (CROSBI)