Kristijan Kuhar, PhD, junior researcher

Kristijan Kuhar, PhD, junior researcher

Old Church Slavonic Institute
Demetrova 11, Zagreb
+385 (0)1 2220018

Areas of research interest

  • History of liturgy – the Middle Ages
  • History of Slavonic liturgy
  • Special characteristics of Slavonic liturgical tradition; indigenousness of euchological patterns
  • Liturgical veneration of saints in Croatian liturgical Glagolitic books

Professional background

  • 2011 – to date: junior researcher, Old Church Slavonic Institute

Academic background

  • 2002 – 2007: Catholic Faculty of Theology, University of Zagreb
  • 2011: postgraduate doctoral study programme of medieval studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb
  • Approved topic of doctoral dissertation: “Povijesno liturgijske posebnosti euholoških obrazaca ranog razdoblja slavenske liturgije (10. – s osvrtom na predslovlja”; mentors: Prof.  Mateo Žagar, PhD and Prof. Ante Crnčević, PhD

Research projects

  • 2011 – 2013: Glagolitic palaeography – Old Church Slavonic Institute (project leader: Marica Čunčić, PhD)


  • Public lectures on the Glagolitic tradition of Tertiary Franciscans
  • Lectures on Glagolitic archives of Tertiary Franciscans

Popularisation of science

  • Regular lectures on the Glagolitic script and Croatian Glagolitism and tertiary Glagolitic tradition for pupils of primary and secondary schools and students at the Monastery of St. Francis Xavier, Zagreb


  • Central Croatian Cultural and Publishing Society
  • ICARUS4All, Austria

Editorial Boards

  • Editor of Vjesnik franjevaca trećoredaca journal (ISSN 1332-7658) (2011 – 2015)
  • Member of the Management Board of the Province of Croatian Tertiary Franciscan Glagolitics (mandate from 2013 to 2015)
  • Provincial coordinator of the Commision for Culture and Heritage; secretary of the Province (2011 – 2015)
  • Secretary of the Editorial Board of Slovo journal of the Old Church Slavonic Institute (No. 65)

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