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Defence Research Centre

  • Defence Research Centre

  • Military Families

  • Military Families

  • Military Families

  • Vukovar, divided city

  • Baljvine, village near Banja Luka

  • Posavina near Brčko, projects (co)financed by the European Union

  • Demolished railway station in Vukovar

Assistant Professor dr. Rok Zupančič as a Fulbright Fellow


Assistant Professor Rok Zupančič has been awarded with the Fulbright Fellowship for Post-Doctoral Research.

15. January 2016 | News

40th Anniversary of Defence Studies at Faculty of Social Sciences

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Defence Studies at the Faculty of Social Sciences have celebrated its 40th anniversary on December 10th 2015. During the last 40 years the defence studies in Slovenia have developed and progressed into a discipline, which broadly deal with the complex issues of national and international security.

15. January 2016 | News

Faris Kočan and Rok Zupančič attended the Brownbag seminar at the Center for Southeast Europe in Graz

Assist. Prof. Dr. Faris Kočan and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rok Zupančič attended the Brownbag seminar at the Center for Southeast Europe in Graz.

16. May 2023 | News, Anxious peace

About the centre

The Defence Research Centre (DRC) is a scientific-research institution studying social dimensions of security, defence, military, war and peace in the contemporary world. Formally it was established in 1985. Main aim of the DRC's endeavours is the empirical and theoretical contribution to the development of security studies. The DRC has concluded numerous fundamental and problem-solving research projects at home and abroad, it cooperates with several domestic and foreign scientific institutions. Its research fellows are active members of ISA, IStA, IPSA, ERGOMAS and ECMA. They have also assumed leading positions in some of them, namely ISA RC 01, IPSA and ERGOMAS. With its activities the DRC significantly contributes to resolving of political, defence and security dilemmas in domestic and international milieu. The DRC’s mission is also the education and training of the future experts in the field of security scientific research.

TAP J5-50161 Zdravje in Kriza; Socialnoekološki dinamični modeli duševnega zdravja: breme kompleksne krize med zaposlenimi v kritičnih poklicih Janja Vuga Beršnak | 1. January 2024 - 31. December 2026

PAVŠAL NOO FPP 4.02, Razvoj študija trajnostne železniške in letalske mobilnosti

doc.dr. Jelena Juvan | 1. December 2023 - 31. December 2025

Sofinanciranje znanstvenih revij - Journal of Comparative Politics

prof.dr. Miro Haček | 1. January 2023 - 31. December 2024


Head: prof.dr. Miro Haček | Period: 1. January 2022 - 31. December 2025

Podnebno pogojene naravne nesreče in odziv sistema ZRP v Republiki Sloveniji

Head: prof.dr. Miro Haček | Period: 1. October 2021 - 31. March 2023

Krepitev domoljubne in državljanske zavesti med mladimi

Head: Vladimir Prebilič | Period: 1. October 2021 - 30. September 2023

Mladi raziskovalec Gašper Ferme

asist. Gašper Ferme | 1. October 2021 - 30. September 2025

Strenghtening European Integration through the analysis of conflict discourses: revisiting the past, anticipating the future Rok Zupančič | 1. May 2018 - 30. April 2021

Improving the Effectiveness of the Capabilities in EU Conflict Prevention Rok Zupančič | 1. May 2015 - 30. November 2018

EU/FP7: PROGRESS - Protection and Resilience of Ground based infRastructures for European Space Systems

prof.dr. Iztok Prezelj | 1. May 2014 - 31. October 2017

EU/FP7: PREPARE - Innovative integrative tools and platforms to be prepared for radiological emergencies and post-accident response in Europe

prof.dr. Iztok Prezelj | 1. February 2013 - 31. January 2016

EU/FP7: COPRA - Comprehensive European Approach to the Protection of Civil Aviation

prof.dr. Iztok Prezelj | 1. September 2011 - 30. April 2013

EU/COST-IS0805 - New Challenges of Peacekeeping and the European Union's Role in Multilateral Crisis Management

prof.dr. Marjan Malešič | 1. March 2009 - 31. March 2013

EU/FP6: HUMSEC - Human Security in the Western Balkan Region: The Impact of Transnational Terrorist and Criminal Organisations on the Peace-building Process of the Region

prof.dr. Iztok Prezelj | 1. May 2006 - 30. April 2009