Prof. Dr. Jegor Miladinović currently holds the position of the Director of the Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops.
His research career started in 1993, when he started working as a research assistant in soybean breeding at the Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops. Dr. Jegor Miladinović completed postdoctoral training in soybean breeding at the North Carolina State University, USA in 2000, and the Changchun University of Agricultural and Animal Sciences, P.R. China in 2001. He has authored or co-authored 72 soybean cultivars registered in Serbia, and 59 soybean cultivars released abroad. Dr. Miladinović was one of 20 most innovative breeders in the European seed sector in 2019, while his soybean variety Blackstar was one of the 20 most innovative plant varieties of 2020.