Pedrag Simonovic

University of Belgrade – Faculty of Biology

Professor Predrag Simonovic is a lecturer in Vertebrate Zoology, Systematics and a reader in Ichthyology (Introduction to Ichthyology and Introduction to Fisheries Sciences) at the University of Belgrade – Faculty of Biology. Research group he leads works through the Center for Genotyping of Fisheries Resources on phylogeography, systematics and fishery management of salmonids in the Western Balkans region, as well as on impact of alien fish species and water quality assessments. Center was founded in Spring 2012 and hosted researchers from the Western Balkans region interested for collaboration. Analyses of brown trout populations aim to help in their sustainable management and conservation of their indigenous stocks in the region.