Team and associates

Tara Tepavac

External Associate for Parliamentary Research  

Tara is a political scientist for international politics. She studied at the Faculty of Political Sciences of the University of Belgrade and the Karl-Franzens-University in Graz where she acquired a joint MA degree in Interdisciplinary South-Eastern European studies. She gained her experience in coordinating various regional and local projects as well as in policy research in the Center for the Study of South East Europe of the Karl-Franzens-University in Graz and the European Movement in Serbia, and joined the CRTA team in August 2018. Her main research focus is on the political systems, the rule of law and the European Union. She has published several public policy and academic papers. She loves traveling and art, speaks English and French, as well as a bit of German.

In 2018, CRTA received the Democracy Defender Award, globally awarded by the OSCE, for its outstanding contribution to promoting democracy and defending human rights.