Anna-Maria Getoš Kalac

Head of Violence Research Lab Zagreb

Full list CROSBI

PROJECT CO-OPERATIONS AND COORDINATIONS

International Projects

  • 2007-present: Title: European Sourcebook of Crime and Criminal Justice Statistics; 
    Principle Investigators: Prof. Dr. Marcelo F. Aebi and Prof. Dr. Jörg-Martin Jehle; Role: National correspondent for Croatia since 2017 and researcher for Croatian surveys for the 3rd and 4th edition; Lead Institution: University of Lausanne – Institut de criminologie et de droit penal; Duration: continuous.
  • 31/01/2013-31/01/2018: Title: Max Planck Partner Group for “Balkan Criminology”; Role: Head of Project; 
    Institutions: Zagreb Faculty of Law in coop. with the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law; Funding: Max Planck Society; Duration: 5 years.
  • 2013-2016: Title: Life Imprisonment Worldwide; Head of Project: Prof. Dr. Dirk Van Zyl Smit; Role: researcher and coordinator for the Balkan region; Institution: Criminal Justice Research Centre of the University of Nottingham; Funding: Leverhulme Trust; Duration: 3 years
  • 2012-2015: Title: International Self-Report Delinquency (ISRD-3) Study; Principle Investigator: Prof. Dr. Ineke Haen Marshall; Role: Head of Croatian ISRD-3 Study; Lead Institution: College of Social Sciences and Humanities of the Northeastern University; Funding of Croatian survey: University of Zagreb’s Faculty of Law and the City of Varaždin; Duration: 4 years.
  • 01/01/2013-31/12/2014: Title: Restorative Justice at Post-Sentencing Level – Supporting and Protecting Victims; Principle Investigator: Prof. Dr. Otmar Hagemann; Role: Head of Co-Beneficiary research team at University of Zagreb’s Faculty of Law; Lead institution: Schleswig-Holstein Association for Social Responsibility in Criminal Justice, Victim and Offender Treatment; Funding: European Commission; Duration: 3 years.
  • 2009-2015: Title: Perceptions of Fear of Crime and Punitivity Among University Students; Principle Investigators: Prof. Dr. Helmut Kury and Prof. Dr. John Winterdyk; Role: Head of Croatian Study; Institution and Funding: University of Zagreb’s Faculty of Law; Duration: 7 years.
  • 2012-2013: Title: TRAFSTAT – Tools for the Validation and Utilisation of EU Statistics on Human Trafficking; Principle Investigators: Prof. Dr. Jan van Dijk and Prof. Dr. Marcelo F. Aebi; Role: Croatian national expert; Institution: Tilburg University; Funding: European Commission; Duration: 20 months.
  • 2009-2011: Title: Development of Monitoring Instruments for Judicial and Law Enforcement institutions in the Western Balkans; Lead Institutions: UNODC, Transcrime and Heuni; Role: Croatian national focal point; Funding: EU CARDS; Duration: 3 years.
  • 2006-2009: Title: HUMSEC – Human Security in the Western Balkan Region; Principle Investigators: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Benedek, Prof. Dr. Petrus van Duyne and Prof. Dr. Christopher Daase; Role: Researcher for the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law; Institution: European Training and Research Centre for Human Rights and Democracy – ETC Graz; Funding: European Commission under the Sixth Framework Programme; Duration: 4 years.
  • 2003-2004: Title: The Punishment of Serious Crimes: A comparative analysis of sentencing law and practice; Head of Project: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Sieber; Role: Research for Croatia; Institution: Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law; Funding: International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and Max Planck Institute; Duration: 1 year.

National Projects

  • 01/01/2015-31/12/2018: Title: Trans.Crim. – Multidisciplinary Research Cluster on Crime in Transition – Trafficking in Human Beings, Corruption and Economic Crime; Head of Project: Prof. Dr. Davor Derenčinović; Role: Researcher; Institution: University of Zagreb’s Faculty of Law; Funding: HRZZ – Croatian Science Foundation; Duration: 4 years.
  • 2016-2017: Title: Lethal Violence in Southeast Europe; Role: Head of Project; Institution: University of Zagreb’s Faculty of Law; Funding: University of Zagreb; Duration: 1 year.
  • 2007-2011: Title: Criminal Law Prevention of Corruption and Collective Crime; Head of Project: Prof. Dr. Davor Derenčinović; Role: Researcher; Institution: University of Zagreb’s Faculty of Law; Funding: Croatian Ministry for Science, Education and Sports; Duration: 5 years.
  • 2007-2011: Title: The Croatian economic criminal law reform; Heads of Project: Prof. Dr. Petar Novoselec and Prof. Dr. Elizabeta Ivičević Karas; Role: Researcher; Institution: University of Zagreb’s Faculty of Law; Funding: Croatian Ministry for Science, Education and Sports; Duration: 5 years.

SUPERVISION OF GRADUATE / DOCTORAL STUDENTS

2006-present: 19 supervisions of graduate and 3 supervisions of doctoral students
Name of the organisation: University of Zagreb – Faculty of Law
2014-present: 2 supervisions of doctoral students
Name of the organisation: Albert Ludwig University, Faculty of Law
TEACHING ACTIVITIES (graduate, postgraduate, doctoral level and summer schools)
2006-present – Scientific area: Criminology, Victimology, Penology, Criminal Law Basics
Name of the institution: University of Zagreb – Faculty of Law (post/graduate, doctoral level)
2010-present – Scientific area: Criminology and Victimology
Name of the institution: University of Split – Study Centre for Forensics (postgraduate level)
2006-present – Scientific area: Human Security, Criminology, Victimology, Terrorism Studies
Name of the institutions: ETC Graz: HUMSEC Summer School; IUC Dubrovnik: Crime Prevention through Criminal Law and Security Studies 1 week intensive international course; IUC Dubrovnik: Balkan Criminology 1 week intensive international course; IUC Dubrovnik: Victimology, Victim Assistance and Criminal Justice 2 weeks intensive international course; Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law and University of Pecs Faculty of Law: Kriminologischer Sommerkurs 1 week intensive international course; Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law and Robakidze University (Tbilisi): Kriminologische Sommerschule im Kaukasus 1 week intensive international course; all post/graduate and doctoral level

ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS (selection)

2013: Name of event: Presentation of the Max Planck partner group; Role: Head Organiser; Type: Public project presentation; Participant No: 50; Country/City: Croatia/Zagreb.
2014: Name of event: 1st Annual Conference of the Max Planck Partner Group; Role: Head Organiser; Type: International conference; Participant No: 40; Country/City: Croatia/Zagreb.
2015: Name of event: 2nd Annual Conference of the Max Planck Partner Group; Role: Head Organiser; Type: International conference; Participant No: 35; Country/City: BiH/Sarajevo.
2016: Name of event: 3rd Annual Conference of the Max Planck Partner Group; Role: Head Organiser; Participant No: 50; Country/City: Romania/Bucharest.

MEMBERSHIPS (selection)

Board member of the European Society of Criminology (2014-2017); Full member of the Croatian Academy of Legal Sciences (2011-present) and Executive Editor of its’ Yearbook (2010-2017); Advisory Board member of the European Journal of Crime, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice (2015-present); Editorial Board member of the Annual of Social Work (2014-present).

CAREER BREAKS: 22/04/2016-10/12/2016 and 22/09/2014-26/04/2015: maternity leaves

LANGUAGES: English and German language proficiency (C2)

Work experience

  1. 2006-present
    ssociate Professor since February 2017 (12/2011-02/2017: Assistant Professor; 01/2011-12/2011: Senior Lecturer; 02/2006-01/2011: Lecturer)
    University of Zagreb – Faculty of Law; Chair for Criminal Law
  2. 2005-2006
    Head of Project Implementation Unit
    Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia

Fellowships and Awards

  • 2014-2015
    Fulbright Visiting Research Award (cancelled due to maternity leave)
  • 2012-2015
    Fast Track Scholarship of the Robert Bosch Foundation
  • 2012, 2013
    Max Planck Society PostDoc Scholarships
  • 2004, 2007, 2010
    Max Planck Society Scholarships for Doctoral Candidates
  • 2009
    The European Society of Criminology Fellowship
  • 2006
    Annual Award for Best Young Scientists of the Society of Zagreb University Professors
  • 2004/2005
    Croatian Ministry for Science, Education and Sports Doctoral Scholarship
  • 10/2004-03/2005
    DAAD Annual Scholarships
  • 10/2002-05/2004
    DAAD Annual Scholarships

Education

  1. 2010

    PhD

    Albert Ludwig University, Faculty of Law in Freiburg/Germany, summa cum laude
  2. 2004

    Master

    Albert Ludwig University, Faculty of Law in Freiburg/Germany, summa cum laude
  3. 2002

    Diploma

    Police Academy, High Police School in Zagreb/Croatia, summa cum laude