Dr Nevena Stanković joined Institute of International Politics and Economics in November 2009, where her main areas of academic interest include the European Union institutional structure and EU foreign policy. Nevena is IIPE`s PR, and was the assistant coordinator of the IIPE Ambassadorial Forum. Nevena holds PhD from Faculty of Law, Public Management and Security, Megatrend University. Her dissertation was titled Harmonization of the foreign policy of the Republic of Serbia with the EU Common Foreign and Security Policy in the context of the Treaty of Lisbon. She earned her MA degree at the Department of International Relations at the Faculty of Political Science, University of Belgrade. Her master thesis was titled European Investment Bank and the Western Balkans. She is the author of several research papers.