Prof Dr.Damir Knjaz


Dr.Damir Knjaz, is a full professor in the field of kinesiology and dean of the Faculty of Kinesiology University of Zagreb, Croatia. He is an internationally well know scientist with more than 110 scientific and professional papers published in domestic and international journals. His areas of interest are motor learning and performance, teacher and coach education and science, together with connecting science, technology, education and professionals in sport games, producing and managing projects and sport systems, as well as health enhancing physical activity and intensive scientific and professional international cooperation.

He is also a member of many international scientific and professional associations as a top-level expert in the field of Games and Sports.

He was also a visiting professor at numerous international universities, including Penne State University, USA, Norwegian Schools of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway, Faculty of Sport Studies, Masaryk University, Brno, Beijing Sport University, China and many others.

He has a great experience in leading and manging international scientific and professional projects and is currently the head of Laboratory for sports games at the Faculty of Kinesiology University of Zagreb.