University of Ljubljana

Fakulteta za šport

Institute of Kinesiology

Institute of kinesiology

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Đurić Saša3200101-527-07-34
Hrast Barbara
Jurov Iva3100601-520-77-95
Križaj Jožef3101801-520-78-41
Lomšek Eva3101801-520-78-40
Meh Kaja73401-520-77-34
Ogrin Jan1101801 520-77-62
Sember Vedrana3200101-527-07-34
Smajla Darjan15601-502-77-95
Sorić Maroje1001601-520-78-36
Varga Kinga01-520-77-38
Doupona Topič Mojca3101601-520-78-39Deputy Dean for Scientific and Research Activities

The Institute of Kinesiology was established in 1972 and represents a central scientific and research unit of the Faculty of Sport. The scientific and research activity can be divided into the professional as well as administrative and financial parts. The professional part is exclusively the domain of the chairs which prepare the projects from the point of view of contents and apply for them in accordance with the calls for projects via the Institute of Kinesiology. The vice-dean for scientific and research activities who heads the Institute of Kinesiology coordinates and directs the activities of the chairs in the scientific and research field. The leadership of the Institute of Kinesiology together with the secretariat provides the appropriate information, administrative and financial services.
The priorities of the Institute of Kinesiology are as follows:

  • Planning and carrying out research programmes, applicative and basic research, target research and developmental projects;
  • Taking care of the quality of scientific and research projects of all kinds and their integration into international research fields;
  • Providing the best possible working conditions for young researchers, accessibility to literature, top scientific methodology and technology;
  • Integration of young researchers into research groups of other faculties and research institutes;
  • Planning and carrying out the PhD study;
  • Leading and managing the information and documentation service necessary for scientific and research work;
  • Publishing the journal Kinesiologia Slovenica;
  • Organizing scientific conferences, congresses, symposia, seminars, etc.



Within the framework of the Institute of Kinesiology, the Faculty of Sport carries out