PhD Rok Kostanjšek

PhD Rok Kostanjšek
no.: 18749 source: ARIS

researcher – active in research organisation
Foreign language skills
Research activity

Code Science Field Subfield
1.03.01  Natural sciences and mathematics  Biology  Zoology and zoophysiology 

Code Science Field
B005  Biomedical sciences  Zoology 
B240  Biomedical sciences  Parasitology (human and animal) 
B340  Biomedical sciences  Animal anatomy, animal morphology 
B210  Biomedical sciences  Histology, cytochemistry, histochemistry, tissue culture 
B230  Biomedical sciences  Microbiology, bacteriology, virology, mycology 
zoology, microbiology, subterranean habitats, interactions of organisms, microscopy
Data for the last 5 years (citations for the last 10 years) on June 16, 2024; A3 for period 2018-2022 (update for tender in 2023: YES)
Data for ARIS tenders ( 21.05.2024 – Target research programmes, archive )
Database Linked records Citations Pure citations Average pure citations
WoS 82  1,195  989  12.06 
Scopus 83  1,337  1,117  13.46 
Mentoring junior researchers
source: ARIS
no. Name and surname Type Period Code
1 PhD Tajda Gredar  Bologna doctoral studies  10/1/2016 - 12/18/2020  39092 
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Level of education Professional title Study subject Faculty Year
  B. Sc.     SI University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty, Department of Biology 1997 
Master's degree  M. Sc.   Biology  SI University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty 2000 
Doctor's degree  Ph. D.   Biology  SI University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty 2002 
Doctoral dissertations and other final papers Show
Obtaining results now
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source: ARIS
Type of employment Research org. Research group Date of employment Position Role Title
Full time employment (105%, RD:15%)  University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty  Skupina za funkcionalno morfologijo živali in razvojno biologijo (Slovene)  11/1/1997  Assistant  Researcher  Full professor 
Research projects Legend
source: ARIS
no. Code Title Period Head No. of publications
1. J1-4394  Parasitic-like modulation of Bacillus thuringiensis development and larvicidal activity by a bacteriophage   2022 - 2024  PhD Matej Butala  4,526 
2. J1-2469  Genomic and transcriptomic insights into the exceptional biology of proteus (Proteus anguinus)   2020 - 2023  PhD Rok Kostanjšek  2,615 
3. J1-8150  DNA sampling II: a method for identification of directly or indirectly bound proteins at specific loci on bacterial chromosomes   2017 - 2020  PhD Matej Butala  3,845 
4. J1-8141  EMERGING MICROBIAL THREATS TO ENDEMIC TROGLOBIOTIC AMPHIBIAN Proteus anguinus   2017 - 2020  PhD Nina Gunde-Cimerman  4,379 
5. V1-1089  Neobiota Slovenije: Invazivne tujerodne vrste v Sloveniji ter vpliv na ohranjanje biotske raznovrstnosti in trajnostno rabo virov (Slovene)   2010 - 2012  PhD Jernej Jogan  11,021 
6. J1-9808  Use of yeast for determination of toxicity of selected neonicotinoids on the genome level   2008 - 2009  PhD Polonca Trebše  2,691 
7. J1-9475  Elaboration and evaluation of a toxicity test for engineered nanoparticles with terrestrial isopods   2007 - 2009  PhD Damjana Drobne  7,217 
8. L1-7407  Biological methods for monitoring mercury hot spots   2008  PhD Alexis Zrimec  5,193 
9. J1-6411  Distribution, molecular evolution and adaptation of bacteria on animal hosts: chlamydiae and mycoplasmas   2004 - 2007  PhD Gorazd Avguštin  5,052 
10. J1-6473  Stress response across levels of organization in the terrestrial isopod Porcellio scaber and the duckweed Lemna minor: a mechanicistic approach   2004 - 2007  PhD Damjana Drobne  10,562 
11. L1-5146  Tolerance of organisms in stressed ecosystems and potential for remediation   2003 - 2005  PhD Marjana Regvar  6,304 
12. L2-4508  Napoved dinamike onesnaženja in ukrepi za zaščito podtalnice Ljubljanskega polja (Slovene)   2002 - 2004  PhD Mitja Brilly  2,887 
13. J1-3186  Joint effects of binary mixtures of cadmium, zinc and mercury on selected test animals and plants   2002 - 2004  PhD Damjana Drobne  8,750 
14. J1-1558  Razlike v učinkih esencialnih in neesencialnih kovin na organizme (Slovene)   1999 - 2001  PhD Jasna Štrus  2,059 
ARIS research and infrastructure programmes Legend
source: ARIS
no. Code Title Period Head No. of publications
1. P1-0184  Integrative zoology and speleobiology   2020 - 2024  PhD Cene Fišer  4,390 
2. P1-0184  Integrative zoology and speleobiology   2015 - 2019  PhD Cene Fišer  4,876 
3. P1-0184  Investigations in zoology and speleobiology.   2009 - 2014  PhD Boris Sket  5,816 
4. P1-0184  Investigations in zoology and speleobiology.   2004 - 2008  PhD Boris Sket  6,260 
International projects
no. Code Title Period Head No. of publications
1. ERASMUS+-2014-1-SI01-KA104-000053  Računalniško opismenjevanje starejših odraslih   1/1/2008 - 12/31/2012  Rok Kostanjšek   
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