Nevena Šekarić joined Institute of International Politics and Economics in July 2018. The areas of her academic interests are energy security, human security and international relations theories. Nevena is currently a PhD student at the Faculty of Security Studies, University of Belgrade, where she completed her undergraduate and master academic studies of security. The topic of her master thesis is Huysmans’s approach to the securitization of migration in the analysis of EU strategic documents, which she defended with the highest mark. Nevena has authored several articles published in scientific journals and has participated in several national and international conferences, workshops and educational programmes.