Assoc. Prof. Dr.
Dr. Petra Karanikic is an Assistant Professor at University of Rijeka Department of Biotechnology where she teaches courses Intellectual Property Rights and Methodology of project management. Since 2012, she is a Head of Technology Transfer Office at the University of Rijeka. She has a PhD in the field of International Economics from the University of Split, Faculty of Economics (Croatia) and LL.M. in Intellectual Property from the University of Turin (Italy). Her research work and academic interests among other include economics and management of IPRs; technology transfer; economic impact of IP on competitiveness and economic growth, economics of innovation. Beside her research work, she has a significant experience in preparation and implementation of various national and international technology transfer and commercialization projects.