IZV. prof. dr. sc. NATAŠA DRVENKAR
Associate Professor and Vice-Dean for External Cooperation, International Relations and Projects, J. J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Faculty of Economics in Osijek
Nataša Drvenkar is the Vice-Dean for External Cooperation, International Relations and Projects at J. J. Storssmayer University of Osijek, Faculty of Economics in Osijek where is is also an Associate Professor. Although born in Zemun, Republic of Serbia, in October 1992, during the Croatian War of Independence, Nataša and her family moved to Croatia. Her main areas of interest include economic growth and development, industrial policy and regional policy. She has built strong professional relationships with academic and business communities through a number of joint projects. She maintains close cooperation with the Croatian Economic Association, the Croatian Employers’ Association through training programs involving the most promising students and innovative student training with the help of employers of five Slavonian counties and the Croatian Chamber of Commerce and regional development agencies of the Slavonian county. “To empower, motivate and inspire students to achieve more” is her personal and professional mission.” Nataša is a winner of the 2019 class of Croatian Women of Influence Award winners in the category of entrepreneurship.