Rok Mrvič

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Rok Mrvič (1994) went to primary school in Boštanj and continued his education at the Brežice grammar school. He attended Slovenian and Russian Studies at the Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, finished his BA in 2017 and received his MA in 2020. As of October 2020, he has been working as a research assistant to Barbara Ivančič Kutin, Ph.D., Assistant Prof., in the field of Slovenian folkloristics at the Institute of Slovenian Ethnology at the Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts (ZRC SAZU). Rok is also a Ph.D. student of the Postgraduate School ZRC SAZU under the mentorship of Saša Babič, Ph.D., Assistant Prof.

In the academic year 2019/2020, he was awarded with the Stanislav Škrabec Institution scholarship, making him a member of the 16th generation of students who have received this scholarship. In the same year, he went to Moscow for an Erasmus + study visit to deepen his knowledge of the Russian language and Slavic folklore at the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Institute for Slavic Studies.