Research Researchers Distinguished, external and former scientists Tihana Rubić (en-US)

Tihana Rubić

was born 1978 in Zagreb, Croatia. In 2004, she graduated from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, with degrees in ethnology and art history. The same year she enrolled the postgraduate program for ethnology and cultural anthropology at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb. Now she is a doctoral candidate at the postgraduate study of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology in Zagreb.

from 2007
junior researcher at the Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research in Zagreb 

2004 - 2006
was involved in international interdisciplinary scientific project Kinship and Social Security (KASS) (Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle/Saale, Germany and Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research in Zagreb, Croatia) and international scientific project Political Places in Change: Kumrovec case (Department of Cultural Studies and Art History, University in Bergen, Norway and Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, Faculty Humanities and Social Sciences, University in Zagreb), scientific project Identitet i etnogeneza primorskih Bunjevaca [Identity and ethno genesis of Bunjevci of Primorje] coordinated by PhD Milana Cernelic; and scientific project Respecting diversity (Centar za istrazivanje muzike Balkana, Beograd)

from 2003
an editor of Bulletin of Croatian Ethnological Society and (from 2005) its secretary; former student and honorary assistant of Center for Women Studies in Zagreb; and (from 2005) member of the International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM) - Music and Minorities Study Group, currently working on a joint project, researching music within Moslem minority group in Croatia

current research interest:
anthropology of family and kinship, kinship / social roles / social security, socialism and post-socialism, gender, music and minorities


BIRT, Danijela, Tihana RUBIC: Obitelj i obiteljski odnosi na podrucju Krivog Puta [Family relations in the area of Krivi Put], Senjski zbornik, 33, Senj, 2006 (accepted for publishing).
BAGARIC, Petar, Zeljka PETROVIC, Tihana RUBIC: Dervishes in Croatia, Papers from the Fourth meeting of the "Music and Minorities" Study Group of the International Council for Traditional Music, Varna, 2006. (accepted for publishing).
LEUTLOFF-GRANDITS, Carolin, Tihana RUBIC: Ethnographic research poster. Croatia-urban fieldsite: Initial findings.
PETROVIC, Zeljka, Tihana RUBIC: Music and 'Songs about Tito' as functional elements in the Celebration of the Day of Youth in Kumrovec, Papers from the Roaming Anthropology seminar IV, Nova Gorica/Gorizia, 2006 (accepted for publishing).
PETROVIC, Zeljka, Tihana RUBIC: "Druze Tito, mi ti se kunemo". Uloga glazbe na proslavi Dana mladosti ["Commrade Tito, we swear to you". The role of Music in the Celebration of the Day of Youth]. In: Kirsti Mathiesen Hjemdahl and Nevena Skrbic Alempijevic (ed.): O Titu kao mitu. Proslava Dana mladosti u Kumrovcu. Zagreb, 2006, 221-246.

RUBIC, Tihana: Gospodarske veze Krasnara s Kutarevcima i Svicanima [Economic Relationship between the People from Krasno and Kutarevo and Svica], Senjski zbornik, 32, Senj, 2005, 425-448.
RUBIC, Tihana: Pitanja i razine identiteta na primjeru kulturnoumjetnickih drustava na Kordunu [Questions and Levels of Identity on the Example of Cultural and Arts Societies in Kordun], Etnoloska tribina, 27-28, Vol. 34/35, Zagreb, 2004/2005, 111-146. 2004
RUBIC, Tihana: Trgovina i sajmovi. Rezultati istrazivanja na podrucju Opcine Krivi Put [Trade and Fairs. Results of Research in the Krivi Put Local Community], Senjski zbornik, 31, Senj, 2004, 287-324.