Senior research fellow, Victoria University

Zeljko Pedisic is a public health researcher interested in epidemiology and measurement of physical activity and sedentary behaviour. He is currently working as a senior research fellow in the Active Living & Public Health Program at VU's Institute of Sport, Exercise & Active Living (ISEAL).

His publication record includes more than 60 papers, out of which 27 were published in international peer reviewed journals. He authored a university textbook of quantitative methods, two book chapters and three evidence-based reports. He worked as a statistical/methodological consultant for 33 masters theses and 11 doctoral dissertations. He participated in four international and 11 national/local research projects. Currently, he works as a project team member and work package leader in a European Union project, with the total budget of 980,000 dollars.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Senior research fellow, Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL), Victoria University
  • 2015–2016
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL), Victoria University
  • 2014–2015
    Research fellow / Senior lecturer, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
  • 2013–2014
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Prevention Research Collaboration, Sydney School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney
  • 2012–2013
    Research fellow / Senior lecturer, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
  • 2011–2012
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Institute of Sport Science, Karl-Franzens-University of Graz
  • 2006–2011
    Research Fellow / Lecturer, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia