Sonja Zlatović, PhD

neba Sonja Zlatović, prof.v.šk.




Graduated from the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Civil Engineering.
Master degree from the same Faculty, with work done at the Gdansk University of Technology.
Doctoral degree earned at the University of Tokyo with mentor Professor Kenji Ishihara (Department of Civil EngineeringGeotechnical Engineering Laboratory).

Worked in soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering, geotechnical laboratory, geotechnical earthquake engineering, earthquake engineering.

After working as a structural designer at the Consulting project, Zagreb, worked as assistant and assistant professor at the Faculty of Civil Engineering, University of Zagreb. From 2003, employed at the Zagreb University of Applied Sciences, formerly Polytechnic of Zagreb, Department of Civil Engineering. From 2003 to 2006 vice rector for education and students. Founded the second cycle of professional study programmes at the Polytechnic of Zagreb.

Wrote a textbook in Croatian Introduction to the Soil Mechanics (Uvod u mehaniku tla). Teaches Soil Mechanics, Geotechnical Engineering and Modern Methods in Geotechnical Engineering. Teaches also Quality Management. Teaching materials are now, unfortunately, available only to students.

Interested in affirmation of Geotechnical Engineering, one of the key persons in organization of Danubian Conference in Porec, May 1998, gave significant contribution to organization of Eurock 2009, and many other conferences; edits  web pages of the Croatian Geotechnical Society.