PhD, Faculty of Economics (specialization: Demography), University of Belgrade, 2016, doctorate in demography with the thesis "Non-marital fertility in Serbia from the mid-20th century"
MA, Faculty of Economics (specialization: Demography), University of Belgrade, 2003, master's degree in demography with the thesis "Demographic and Socio-psychological Aspects of Adolescent Fertility"
BA, Faculty of Philosophy (Department of Psychology), University of Belgrade, 1985
Major research interests:
- adolescent fertility
- reproductive health
- non-marital fertility
Since 2006 employed at the Institute of Social Sciences. As an author and co-author she has published about forty papers and participated in numerous scientific conferences. The most frequently covered topics relate to demographic, socio-cultural and psychological aspects of adolescent fertility, non-marital fertility, and suicidal behavior.
Membership in professional organizations:
- • Association of Demographers of Serbia
“Consensual unions in Serbia: 2011 census results", Zbornik Matice srpske za društvene nauke, 148, 2014, 421-432.
-“Samohrane majke i njihova mreža podrške: Sociodemografsko istraživanje vanbračnog roditeljstva u Srbiji“, Stanovništvo, LII, 1, January-June 2014, pp. 55-77.
-“Trendovi vanbračnih rađanja u Srbiji u drugoj polovini 20. i početkom 21. veka u evropskom kontekstu”, Stanovništvo, year XLVIII, January-June 2010, pp. 1-24 (co-authored with Goran Penev).
-“Sociokulturni kontekst suicidnog ponašanja i neke relevantne činjenice o samoubistvima u Srbiji”, Sociološki pregled, No. 2, year XLIII, 2009, pp. 155-184 (co-authored with Goran Penev).
-“Fertilitet i reproduktivno zdravlje mladih”, Službeni glasnik, 2004, edicija Planiranje porodice – knjiga 9.