Violeta Beširević, Professor of Law

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Office IV (I Floor)



Bachelor Studies
  • Constitutional Law
  • EU Law
  • Medical Law
Master Studies
  • Law and Politics: Courts as Political Institutions
Doctoral Studies
  • Constitutionalism and Democracy
  • Human Rights in Medical Context

  • Postdoc – NYU School of Law, USA (2012-2013)
  • S.J.D. – Central European University, Budapest – Comparative Constitutional Law (2005)
  • LL.M – Central European University / USNY, New York – Comparative Constitutional Law (1996)
  • Bar Exam – (1989)
  • LL.B – Belgrade University School of Law (1985)

  1. Euthanasia: Legal Principles and Policy ChoicesFlorence: European Press Academic Publishing, 2006.
  2. New Politics of Decisionism, (ed.), The Hague: Eleven International Publishing, 2019.
  3. “‘Governing Without Judges’: The Politics of the Constitutional Court in SerbiaInternational Journal of Constitutional Law (I-CON), Oxford University Press & NYU School of Law, vol. 12, no. 4, 2014, pp. 954-979.
  4. Making Sense of the Political Question Doctrine: The Case of KosovoReview of Central and East European Law, BRILL & University of Graz, Vol.46, No.1, 2021, pp. 91-130.
  5. Thinking Outside the Politics Box: Framing a Judicial Role in Shaping Militant Democracy in the European Union, in: Belov (ed.), Courts and Judicial Activism under Crisis Conditions: Policy Making in a Time of Illiberalism and Emergency Constitutionalism, Routledge, 2022, pp. 74-98.