PROF. DR MICA
Professor Dr. Mica
Jovanovic was born in Knjazevac, Southern Serbia, on January 28, 1953.
He had completed his high school in Bor (1972) and graduated at Faculty
of Political Sciences in Belgrade (1976). He acquired his M.A. in the
area of work sociology, in the same school in 1979. He presented his
first doctoral dissertation at London University in 1983 (Management and
Industrial Relations) and his second one (Organizational Sciences) at
University of Maribor in 1991. He had started his university career
immediately after graduation in 1976 and was elected full-time
university professor in 1996.
He taught at Belgrade
University between 1976 and 1991 (with interruptions because of his stay
in England) and from 1991 in Megatrend Business School. Between 1997 and
1999 he was the Dean of Faculty of Management in Zajecar. He was elected
the Rector of Megatrend University in Belgrade in 1999.
Between 1983 and 1989, he was visiting professor at many
foreign universities, such as: London School of Economics (1983),
Bradford University (1983), Portsmouth Polytechnics (1983), Berlin Frei
Universitat (1987), Okayama University, Japan (1989), Токyо University
(1991), Ecole Superieure de Commerce, Гренобле (1997- ), Seoul National
University (1998). Between 1983. and 1989, he was a member of
Massachusetts Institute of Technology research team for the project on
“The Future of AutoMoto Industry Operations Focusing on Production
Process Robotization”. Professor Jovanovic has been the President of
International Expert Consortium in London since 1991. He served two
terms as the member of Euro-Asia Management Studies Association
Executive Committee with headquarters in Tokyo and Berlin. He is the
President of General Cosmology Research Laboratory in Paris. Professor
Jovanovic has been awarded the title of Knight of British Order of the
Fleur de Lus”. Winner of the Cultural and Educational Community of
Belgrade (2002) “Golden Taken” for the book “Intercultural Management”.
For the excellent results
in business undertakings, educational projects and contribution to our
society cultural environment during 2003 and 2004, he was officially
nominated (2004 and 2005) for “the Businessman of the Year” -
positioning himself among the top most successful businessmen in the
In April 2006, he was
awarded “the Golden Link” for the continuous contribution to Belgrade
Professor Jovanovic has
been the author of over 80 scientific and professional works published
both at home and abroad and five books: “Self-Management Sociology”
(1980), “69 Lessons on Management” (1991, “Intercultural Management”
(2001), “Work Motivation and Self Management” (London, 2002), „Business
As the Style of Life” (2006).
Co-author of “Strategic Management” (1990, with the group
of authors), „What is Behind the Japanese Miracle” (with Sung-Jo Park,
London-Berlin-Tokyo, 1995), „Organizational Behavior” (1999, with
Mirjana Petkovic), „Strategic Management” (with Ana Langovic, 2001),
„Project Management” (with Ana Langovic, 2001), „Organizational
Behavior” (with Momcilo Zivkovic and Tajtana Cvetkovski, 2003),
„Intercultural Globalization Challenges” (with Ana Langovic, 2006),
„Before the Great Explosion” (with Igor and Griska Bogdanov, 2006).
He presented his papers at over 30 international and home
scientific meetings and conventions.