Primož PETEK

Member of WG2
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Description of job and tasks involved

• Leading a department of finance & accounting (expert and managerial tasks),

• Incorporating different projects into one system,

• Financial check-up over different sources of funding,

• Care for IT tools that help department and whole organisation.


Experience with European research projects

• Horizon 2020                                             

• Life+

• Erasmus+

• Interreg



The Slovenian Forestry Institute is a public research institute of national importance, which conducts basic and applied research on forests and forest landscapes, forest ecosystems, wildlife ecology, hunting, forest management, and other uses of the resources and services forests provide. The scientific knowledge from these fields helps further the research on forest biodiversity and its management in relation to climate change.

Research administration is carried out within a department of administration, especially within department of finance & accounting (post award phase). In pre-award phase more work is done inside a single department.


Education/Professional Career

2016- present:

Assistant Director, Slovenian Forestry Institute


Head of finance and accounting, Slovenian Forestry Institute

2005-2011:various employers, especially in private sector
1998-2005:Studies of economics, field of accounting and auditing, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Economics