Co-Director of the ERMA Programme as of 2018, is an Associate Professor at the Department of Political and Social Sciences in the Forli Campus of the Bologna University. He is a Researcher of European Union Law at the University of Bologna - School of Political Science (Forli' Campus).
Prof. Borraccetti main research interests are European Union, Migration, Mobility, Development, Fundamental Rights and Court of Justice. Prof. Borraccetti has been participating in numerous European projects throughout his professional career. He has been extensively writing on migration, human trafficking, European Union, fundamental rights, etc.
Prof. Asim Mujkić
Co-Director of the ERMA Program and a full professor at the Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Sarajevo teaching Philosophy; and Ethics and the Political Elites. He has published five books and more than 80 scientific articles in Bosnia and Herzegovina and abroad amongst which: Short History of Pragmatism (2005); We, the citizens of the Ethno polis (2007), and Justice and Ethno-nationalism (2010).
Professor Mujkić is also the President of the Association of Political Sciences in Bosnia and Herzegovina (2007) and Vice-Editor in Chief of the Review for Art, Science and Social Issues “Echo”. From 2003-2005 he has been the Head of the Department of Sociology and from 2005-2011, a Pro-Dean for Student Education at the Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Sarajevo.
University of Sarajevo,
Faculty of Political Sciences, Skenderija 72, 71000 Sarajevo ,BiH
Tel: +387 33 203562
Mariana Hadzijusufovic is the Coordinator of the Administrative and Financial Unit of the ERMA programme on behalf of the University of Sarajevo.
Previously she worked as a legal counsellor on refugee issues in the Legal Clinic (UNHCR BO Chisinau) and as ERMA Academic tutor.
Mariana holds an international law degree from the State University of Moldova and is an alumna of the ERMA programme class of 2002/03.
Alina Trkulja is a human rights educator, researcher and consultant with a decade long experience in higher education.
Alina graduated in Comparative Literature and Art History at the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Sarajevo in 2010 and received an MA degree of the European Regional MA programme in Democracy and Human Rights in South East Europe (ERMA) in 2011. She works as a coordinator of educational activities at the Professor Zdravko Grebo Center for Interdisciplinary Studies of the University of Sarajevo and the academic coordinator of the Global Campus Southeast Europe (ERMA), led by the University of Sarajevo and the University of Bologna.
Her research interests include social justice, gender equality, Children’s rights and Human rights education. As a researcher she participated in a number of studies and reports about issues ranging from Transitional justice, Women’s rights in Southeast Europe, human rights education, environmental education, migration issues to the most recent study about Violence against children in migration on the WB route.
Besides being ERMA Alumna, Marija Ivanović holds an M.A. in Political and Social Studies of Latin America from the University of Economics (Prague) and University Alberto Hurtado (Santiago de Chile).
Also, she graduated from M.A. programme in Nationalism Studies (Central European University). She worked in the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and Caribbean in Chile and, more recently, she was a Young Researcher at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Koszeg.
Her interests lie in questions of identity, memory, political geography, and feminism. She joined the ERMA team as an Academic tutor in 2019.
Aida Salihović-Gušić holds a Master’s degree in English and American Literature, obtained from the Faculty of Philosophy in Sarajevo, additionally graduating from the ERMA Programme in 2017.
She has been active in NGO Sector, working on various human rights issues. Her main fields of interests are related to intersectionality of women’s and religous rights, freedom of religion and belief, and hate crimes and hate speech on the basis of religon. She has been appointed as an Academic Tutor, joining the ERMA team in November 2019.
erma Alumni Relations Manager
Marjan Icoski is an erma alumnus class of 2014/2015, graduating Cum Laudae from the Programme. He is part of erma since 2016, first working as a project assistant through the Global Campus of Human Rights Internship Programme and currently as an academic tutor.
He is also co-manager of the erma Alumni Network and representative to the Global Campus Alumni Association.
Previously, Marjan obtained a BA in Law and LL.M in Civil Law and Civil Procedure from Iustinianus Primus Faculty of Law in Skopje and worked as an assistant lawyer in Macedonia.
His field of interests are international human rights law and European integration with focus on the Western Balkan region.
Children’s Rights Officer - GC South East Europe
Nejira is a researcher and analyst in the field of human rights and geopolitics. She currently works as the Children's Rights Regional Officer for the region of South-East Europe, collaborating closely with the ERMA programme on implementing children's rights projects and activities into the activities of the programme. After completing her BA studies in Political Science and International Relations at the University of Buckingham, she obtained an MA degree at the ERMA programme.
Nejira has been a children's and adolescents' rights activist and educator for seven years through local labour unions, focusing on the prohibition of illegal child labour and the education of youth about human and workers' rights. She has also been involved in several projects relating to youth in peacebuilding and reconciliation in the Western Balkans with USAID, the International Republican Institute, United Nations Kosovo Team, and numerous organisations in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro.
Nejira's primary research interests are children and labour, political psychology, geopolitics, and public policy.
Ms. Mileva Piralić graduated at the Faculty of Organizational Siences in Belgrade. Mileva has been Finance assistant-accountant of the University of Sarajevo, since 2007.
Previously she worked as a Finance Officer at the Mechanical Faculty of Sarajevo from 1990 to 1992, and as a Finance Assistant in the International Rescue Committee-New York in Bosnia and Hercegovina in the period of 1996 to 2006.