Siniša Crvenković  Curriculum Vitae
Personal
Born February 13, 1949 in Vrsac, Yugoslavia
(now Serbia).
Married to Zagorka LozanovCrvenkovic, two children: Nikola
(1984) and Marko (1990).
Office Address: Office No.34,
Department of Mathematics and Informatics, Faculty of Science, Trg Dositeja Obradovica 4,
21000 Novi Sad, Serbia.
Office Phone: +381 21 485 28 59.
Home Address: Fruskogorska 49 (apartment 34),
21000 Novi Sad, Serbia.
Home Phone: +381 21 450 922.
Mobile Phone: +381 63 80 07 246.
Education and Degrees
 B.Sc. in Mathematics: University of Novi Sad, 1972.
 M.Sc. in Mathematics: University of Belgrade, 1979.
 Thesis: Some Classes of Completely Regular
Semigroups.
 Ph.D. in Mathematics: University of Novi Sad, May 21,
1981.
 Thesis: On Some Classes of Semigroups.
Positions Held
 19741981: Teaching and Research Assistant, Institute of
Mathematics, Faculty of Science, University of Novi Sad.
 19811984: Assistant Professor, Institute of
Mathematics, Faculty of Science, University of Novi Sad.
 19841985: Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of
Mathematical Sciences, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville,
Arkansas, U.S.A.
 19861992: Associate Professor, Institute of
Mathematics, Faculty of Science, University of Novi Sad.
 1992: Full Professor, Institute/Department of
Mathematics (and Informatics), Faculty
of Science, University of Novi Sad.
 1999: Full Professor, Faculty of Science, Unversity of
Banja Luka, Republic of Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
 Fall 2000: Visiting Professor, Department of Mathematics
and Statistics, University of New Brunswick, Canada.
 Fall 2001: Visiting Professor (an LMS fellow),
Department of Pure Mathematics, University of St Andrews,
Scotland, UK.
Education Related Activities
 19811995: President of the Committee for Mathematical
High School Competitions in Vojvodina.
 19881989: President of the Teaching and Scientific
Board of the Faculty of Science, University of Novi Sad.
 19901992: Head of Algebra, Institute of Mathematics,
Faculty of Science, University of Novi Sad.
 19921995: Member of the Federal Committee for
Mathematical High School Competitions in Yugoslavia.
 19952001: Member of the Committee for Mathematical High
School Competitions in Serbia.
 19962002: Head of Algebra and Discrete Mathematics,
Institute of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, University of
Novi Sad.
 2003: Member of the Center for Permanent Teacher
Education, Faculty of Science, University of Banja Luka, Republic of
Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
 2004: Head of General Algebra and Theoretical Computer
Science, Department of Mathematics and Informatics, Faculty of Science, University of
Novi Sad.
Courses Conducted
Currently: Analysis of Algorithms,
Formal Languages and Automata.
Previously: Theory of Algorithms, Methodology of Mathematical Education,
Linear Algebra, General Algebra, Mathematical Logic and Set
Theory.
Research Interests
Universal Algebra, Semigroup Theory, Algorithmic Problems
in Algebra, Theory of Automata and Formal Languages,
Philosophy and History of Mathematics.
Ph.D. and M.Sc. Students
 Ph.D. students: Rozalia Madarasz, Igor Dolinka,
Milovan Vincic.
 M.Sc. students: Rozalia Madarasz, Jelena
Cvetkovic, Nikola Ruskuc*, Dejan Delic, Igor Dolinka, Milovan
Vincic, Branislav Prastalo,
Stevan Pujic**, Biljana SukaraCelic**.
*  abandoned M.Sc. program in Novi Sad in
order to attend Ph.D. studies at University of St Andrews,
Scotland, UK
**  current students
Invited Lectures and Conference Talks
 10 invited lectures at international conferences.
 about 20 invited lectures at mathematical seminars at
the following universities and institutions: Jozsef Attila
University Szeged, University of Nis, University of Skopje, Mathematical Institute
of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Mathematical Institute
of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, University of
Arkansas, University of New Brunswick, University of St
Andrews, University of Banja Luka.
 about 30 talks at international conferences in Austria,
Czechoslovakia, Germany, Hungary, Poland, U.S.A., Russia and
Yugoslavia.
Memberships in Professional Organizations
 1989: Member of the AMS and a referee for the
Mathematical Reviews.
 19932001: Head of the Board of Trustees of Serbian
Mathematical Society.
Fellowships
 IREX Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Mathematical
Sciences, 19841985.
Other Professional Activities
 1986: Member of the Editorial Board of the Proceedings
of the 5th Conference "Algebra & Logic" (Cetinje, 1985).
 1989: Editor of the Proceedings of the 6th Conference
"Algebra & Logic" (Sarajevo, 1987).
 1999: Coeditor of the Proceedings of the 8th Conference
"Algebra & Logic" (Novi Sad, 1998).
 19972000: Supervisor at the Regional Center for the
Gifted Children, Novi Sad.
 2003: Member of the Editorial Board of the Bulletin
of Society of Mathematicians of Banja Luka.
 2007: Editor of the Proceedings of the II
Novi Sad Algebraic Conference  NSAC 2005 (Novi Sad,
2005).
