The Department of Joint Services/the Administration carry out tasks related to the fields of management, law, finance, accounting, personnel, administration, information and documents.
The Department of Joint Services/ the Administration is managed by the Secretary of the Educational Research Institute who is responsible for the legal, organisational and general tasks, for monitoring staff policies, and for representing the Educational Research Institute upon authorisation.
The Director of the Institute is responsible for organising, managing and coordinating the work, business transactions, and research activities at the Institute; representing the Educational Research Institute; and ensuring the lawfulness of its business transactions and work. The term of office of the Director is five years and can be renewed for another five-year period.
Director of the Educational Research Institute:
Professor Dr Igor Ž. Žagar, Scientific Councillor
Address: Educational Research Institute, Gerbičeva 62, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Tel: +386 (0)1 420 12 41
The Board of Directors examines and adopts the Statute and other general measures, the Development Programme and annual work plans; examines the initiatives proposed by the Scientific Council; and adopts decision on the aforementioned measures; nominates and dismisses the Director; and carries out other tasks in accordance with the law.
The Board of Directors of the Institute consists of five members, of which:
The mandate of the Board of Directors is of four years. The President of the Board of Directors is elected by the members of the Board of Directors and is proposed to the Minister responsible for science who then nominates him/her.
The Board of Directors consists of the following members:
The Scientific Council of the Institute was establish for the purpose of handling research and scientific aspects of the research process and other programme concerns related to the functioning of the Institute, and making decisions related to said aspects and concerns. It proposes long-term orientation of the research and developmental work of the Institute, and determines professional bases for the work programme and for the development of the Institute.
Dr Valerija Vendramin
Dr Ana Kozina