Vlasta Vizek Vidović

March 4, 2018

We received the very sad news that on 25 February 2018 our dear colleague, Professor Vlasta Vizek Vidović, from the University of Zagreb, Croatia, passed away. The main areas of her scientific interest were related to organizational psychology and to the psychology of education. She had been engaged in research in the field of stress and motivation in work, the area of motivation for learning and professional development of teachers, as well as in the issues of development of higher education. She had been coordinator of several international projects in the field of teacher education and higher education development, funded by the EU, UNESCO and the World Bank. She also held a number of managerial duties at the Faculty and University, including Head of the Department of School Psychology, Head of Department of Psychology, Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy and Vice Rector for International Cooperation at the University of Zagreb. She also participated in numerous national, university and faculty bodies and working groups. We will remember her as a devoted member of the TEPE Board and an excellent organizer of TEPE 2014 conference in Zagreb, Croatia.