[AWARD] Dr.sc. Mladen Domazet recipient of the Personal Award of Stari Grad Municipality

dr.sc. Mladen Domazet

Source: ffst.unist.hr

At the 33rd session of the Municipal Council of Stari Grad Municipality, held on 1 August, it was decided to award the Personal Award of Stari Grad Municipality to dr.sc. Mladen Domazet, for many years of systematic research of the history of Stari Grad of the 19th and early 20th century. Through his books, professional and scientific papers and various lectures he gave an outstanding contribution to the scientific process and to the promotion of the culture of Stari Grad and its glorious past, especially on the anniversary marking 2400 years of urban civilization of Stari Grad.

Dr.sc. Mladen Domazet received his doctorate in 2011 on the topic of “Stari Grad na Hvaru od ponarođenja općine do I. svjetskog rata – Otočni grad u krizi na razmeđu 19. i 20. stoljeća”. After his studies he worked as a history teacher in primary schools in Samobor, Kaštel Lukšić and Solin. Since 2007, he works on the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Split, Department of History.

His field of research includes microhistoric levels and everyday history of Central Dalmatia and the methodology of history teaching. He published papers in these areas and organised numerous exhibitions. He actively participates in scientific conferences, publishes columns and helds public lectures. He lectured at several professional conferences for teachers and professors of history in primary and secondary schools, he is the technical editor of the history textbooks, and in recent years he is investigating the archival materials of the interwar period of Stari Grad.

Let us remind that Stari Grad Museum published three books by dr.sc. Mladen Domazet on the history of Stari Grad: Suton flote jedrenjaka Staroga Grada (2004.), Stari Grad na Hvaru – otočni grad na razmeđi 19. i 20. stoljeća (2011.) te Isječci iz života – Stari Grad na otoku Hvaru (1914.- 1941.) (2016.).

Congratulations to dr.sc. Mladen Domazet on the award!