Born in 1982 in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina, DI Mag. Dr.
Educated at the University of Vienna and the Viennese University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU). Completed her PhD studies in Political Studies at the University of Vienna graduating in 2017 with the thesis “Genocide in Srebrenica between collective and cultural memory”. July 2008 – December 2009 a research assistant at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna. From 2013-2020 researcher and project manager at the Institute of Culture Studies and Theatre History (IKT), from September 2018 – February 2019 also in charge for object management at the House of Austrian History. Since 2020 associated researcher of the IKT.
Areas of Specialization
Cultural Memory Studies, Memory Politics, Holocaust and Genocide Studies
Responsibilities at IKT
Research assistance and project management for recent projects.
Together with Rifet Rustemović, Žrtve holokausta iz Bosne i Hercegovine: portreti i sjećanja, Tuzla: Arhiv Tuzlanskog kantona and Narodna i univerzitetska biblioteka “Derviš Sušić” 2017 (Bosnian edition)
together with Rifet Rustemović, Tragovima naših komšija: Jevreji u Bosni i Hercegovini i holokaust. Sarajevo: Institut za istoriju 2015
together with Rifet Rustemović, After the traces of our neighbors: Jews in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Holocaust (Übersetzung der Originalausgabe in bosnischer Sprache). Sarajevo: Institute for History 2015
(1) Flucht europäisch erzählen. Being refugee: a European narrative (completed)
(2) Transnational memory work: Remembering victims of the Holocaust in Austria and Bosnia and Herzegowina (completed)