Rodoljub Etinski, Ph.D. Full Professor

Etinski Rodoljub

Rodoljub Etinski, Ph.D. Full Professor

Head of the Department

Born in Novi Sad in 1952. He graduated from the Novi Sad Faculty of Law in 1975. In 1978 he earned his LL.M. degree from the Belgrade Law Faculty with thesis “International Legal Framework for Utilization of International Rivers and Lakes for Irrigation and Production of Hydroelectric Power”. In 1981 he defended doctoral dissertation “Internationally Wrongful Act as a Source of International State Responsibility” at the same law faculty. In 1980 he was elected for the assistant at the Novi Sad Faculty of Law and promoted to the position of assistant professor in 1982. In 1987 he was elected for the associate professor and in 1992 for the full professor. He teaches courses in Public International Law and International Relations.

Professor Rodoljub Etinski attended academic advancement programmes at the Hague Academy for International Law and London University.

He served as the Vice-Dean at the Faculty of Law in Novi Sad. He held position of the Chief Legal Adviser at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of FR Yugoslavia (1994-2000). He acted as the Agent of FR Yugoslavia in cases before the International Court of Justice in the Hague regarding the disputes on the Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (Bosnia and Herzegovina v. FR Yugoslavia (1993-2000); Croatia v. FR Yugoslavia (1999-2000) and Legality of the Use of Force (FR Yugoslavia v. Belgium and others (1999-2000). He was Chargé d’ Affairs of the Yugoslav Embassy in Netherlands (2000-2002).

In September 2004, he was elected for Vice-Dean for Study Affairs of the Novi Sad Faculty of Law.

Area of academic interest: dispute settlements in international law, state responsibility, international traffic law, environmental law, human rights, EU law.

Professor Rodoljub Etinski, Ph.D. published around 40 articles.

Languages: English, German.

Books:
1. Rodoljub Etinski, International Legal Regulation of Navigation on the Shipping Waterway of the Rhine-Main-Danube, Forum, Novi Sad, 1985.
2. Rodoljub Etinski – S. Đorđević – Milenko Kreća – I. Čukalović – M. Ristić, Public International Law Materials, vols.I-III, Dnevnik, Novi Sad, 1989.
3. Rodoljub Etinski, Basic Sources of International Traffic Law, Faculty of Law, Novi Sad, 1991.
4. Rodoljub Etinski – Zoran Stojanović – Jožef Salma – Dušanka Đurđev, Environmental Law, Naučna knjiga, Belgrade, 1991.
5. Rodoljub Etinski, Public International Law, Univeryzitet u Novom Sadu, 2002., 2nd edition, Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu, 2004, 2007
3rd  edition, Službeni glasnik, Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu, 2010, 4th edition
6. Rodoljub Etinski, Sanja Đajić, Test Questions for Public International Law, Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu, Novi Sad, 2003.

7.
Rodoljub Etinski, Ivana Krstić, EU Law on the Elimination of Discrimination, Maribor, Belgrade, 2009.
8. Rodoljub Etinski, Miodrag Jovanović, Dragan Vujadinović, Democracy and Human Rights in the European Union, Maribor, Belgrade, 2009.
9. Rodoljub Etinski, International Environmental Law, chapter in the book: Fundamentals of Environmental Law (editor: Dušan Nikolić), pp. 245-272, Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu, Novi Sad 2009.
10. Rodoljub Etinski, Section "Sources" in the book: Fundamentals of Law of European Union, various authors, pp. 1-75, Novi Sad, 2010.


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Maja Stanivuković, Ph.D. Full Professor

Stanivukovic Maja

Maja Stanivuković, Ph.D. Full Professor

Professor Stanivuković graduated from the Novi Sad Faculty of Law in 1985 and from the Novi Sad Faculty of Philosophy (Group for English Language and Literature) in 1986. In 1989 she obtained Magister of Laws degree from the Faculty of Law in Novi Sad. She obtained LL.M. degree from the Cornell University in 1991 as a Fulbright scholar. In 1994 she acquired Ph.D. degree from the Novi Sad Faculty of Law. Since 2011 she also holds Diplôme d’Université (D.U.) de troisième cycle de droit nucléaire international of the Université Montpellier 1, Montpellier, France 2011.

Prof. Stanivuković was elected to the position of full professor in 2005. She teaches courses in Private International Law (General and Special Part) and Introduction to the Law of the European Union at the undergraduate level, as well as elective courses in International Contracts, International Commercial and Investment Arbitration, and Judicial Protection in the European Union at the master level. She was Coordinator of the English language postgraduate studies program in Civil and Commercial Law of the European Union from 2001-2007.

Professor Stanivuković was Vice-Dean of the Novi Sad Faculty of Law from November 2000 to September 2002. She has been Head of the Department of International Law since 2009. She was a member of the delegation of the Republic of Serbia at the 40th Session of UNCITRAL in 2007, and consultant of the International Atomic Energy Agency from 2008-2010. Currently she sits in the Council for Private International Law of the Republic of Serbia  and in the Working Group of the Hague Conference for Private International Law drafting the future Convention on recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments.

As an international arbitrator prof. Stanivuković participated in more than twenty international arbitrations. She is listed as the recommended arbitrator of the Foreign Trade Courts of Arbitration of the Chambers of Commerce of Serbia, Republika Srpska, Macedonia, and Montenegro. She acted as sole arbitrator and co-arbitrator in a number of ICC arbitrations, and as co-arbitrator in several UNCITRAL and Swiss Chambers arbitrations. She is also listed at the Vienna International Arbitration Center (VIAC) list of recommended arbitrators. She is president of the Belgrade Arbitration Center.

As a lawyer linguist professor Stanivuković was member of the Editorial Board and main advisor for Serbian version of Eurovoc  http://eurovoc.europa.eu/ from 2003-2010. She is a member of the Serbian Arbitration Association, International Law Association (ILA), International Law Association of Serbia and International Nuclear Law Association (INLA). She is a member of the International Advisory Board or International Encyclopaedia of Laws http://www.ielaws.com/board.htm

Her areas of academic interest include Private International Law, International Commercial and Investment Arbitration, Law of the European Union, International Sale of Goods, and Legal Protection of Foreign Investments.

Prof. Stanivuković is the author, coauthor or editor of 12 books and over 100 academic and professional writings..

She speaks English and French.


Books:

 1. M. Stanivuković: National Report for Serbia, In: International Handbook on Commercial Arbitration Supplement 80, Hague, Kluwer Law International, 2014, str. 1-92.

2. Maja Stanivuković, Međunarodna arbitraža (International Arbitration), Službeni glasnik, Beograd, 2014.

3. Maja Stanivuković, Mirko Živković, Međunarodno privatno pravo – Opšti deo, Peto izmenjeno i dopunjeno izdanje (Private International Law – General Part, fifth revised edition), Službeni glasnik, Beograd, 2013;

4.  Rodoljub Etinski, Sanja Đajić, Maja Stanivuković, Bernadet Bordaš, Petar Đundić, Bojan Tubić, Osnovi prava Evropske unije (Introduction to EU Law), Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu, Novi Sad, 2010.

5.. Bernadet Bordaš, Maja Stanivuković (editors), Proširenje "evropskog pravosudnog prostora" na države članice CEFTA, Enlargement of "the European Judicial Area" to the member states of CEFTA, Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu, Novi Sad, 2010.

6. Mirko Vasiljević, Reiner Kulms, Tatjana Josipović, Maja Stanivuković (editors), Private Law Reform in South East Europe, Liber Amicorum Christa Jessel-Holst, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Law, Belgrade 2010.

7. Maja Stanivuković, Pojedinac pred Sudom evropskih zajednica, edicija Međunarodni propisi i evropsko pravo, drugo izmenjeno i dopunjeno izdanje (Individual before the Court of Jusice of the Europan Communities), Službeni glasnik, Beograd 2009. 

8. Maja Stanivuković, Mirko Živković, Encyclopaedia of Laws – Private International Law, Kluwer Law International, Supplement 21: Serbia, 2009; 

9. Maja Stanivuković, P. Đundić, Međunarodno privatno pravo – Posebni deo (Private International Law – Special Part), Pravni fakultet u Novom Sadu, 2008; 

10. Maja Stanivuković, Praktikum za međunarodno privatno pravo, četvrto izmenjeno i dopunjeno izdanje (Practice Book for Private International Law, fourth revised edition), Pravni fakultet u Novom Sadu, Centar za izdavačku delatnost, Novi Sad, 2007; 

11. Mladen Draškić, Maja Stanivuković, Ugovorno pravo međunarodne trgovine (Contracts of International Trade), Službeni list SCG, Beograd, 2005; 

12. Maja Stanivuković, Direktna međunarodna nadležnost sudova u imovinskopravnim sporovima u pravu SAD, EEZ i EFTA (International Jurisdiction of Courts in Commercial Disputes in the Laws of the USA, EEC and EFTA), Pravni fakultet u Novom Sadu, Centar za izdavačku delatnost, Novi Sad, 1995, a monograph published as a result of work on the doctoral dissertation;

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Sanja Đajić, Ph. D. Full Professor

Djajic Sanja

Sanja Đajić, Ph. D. Full Professor

Born in Zrenjanin in 1971. She graduated from the Novi Sad Faculty of Law in 1995. In 1999 she received LL.M. degree from the Belgrade Law Faculty with thesis “Preliminary Objections in the Procedure before the International Court of Justice”. During the same year she earned the second LL.M. degree from the UCONN School of Law (Connecticut, USA) with thesis “The Effect of the ICJ Decisions on Municipal Courts with Special Reference to Breard Case”. She received her Ph.D. degree from the Novi Sad Faculty of Law in May 2003 having defended dissertation “Relationship between International and National Legal Systems with Special Reference to the Effect of International Judicial Decisions”. Her academic career began in 1995 with the position of assistant for Public International Law at the Novi Sad Faculty of Law. After having held the position of assistant and associate professor she was promoted to the position of full professor in October 2013.

She teaches courses in Public International Law, International Courts and Arbitration, Theory of International Law, and Freedom of Expression. She previously taught courses in Peaceful Settlement of International Disputes, International Case Law (Legal Clinic), Universal Protection of Human Rights and Legal English. She participated in a number of educational and professional projects.

Sanja Đajić had several study visits abroad: Netherlands (1997) at the Hague Academy for International Law; UK (1998); USA (1998-1999) at the postgraduate course as a recipient of the U.S. government scholarship (Ron Brown Fellowship Program); Italy (2000) at the Academy for European Law of the European Institute in Florence, as the recipient of the scholarship awarded by the Academy; UK (2002) at the London School of Economics as a recipient of the UK government scholarship (Chevening Scholarship); Belgium (2002) at the Universiteit Leuven (Coimbra Group Hospitality Scheme scholarship); during 2003/2004 and 2005 she was at the Centre for the Study of Global Governance at the London School of Economics as the recipient of the LSE scholarship; Austria (2012) at the University of Vienna Faculty of Law.

She has been a member and counsel for several cases before various international courts and tribunals such as International Court of Justice, European Court for Human Rights and in international investment arbitrations (ICSID, UNCITRAL)

She is a member of several associations and institutions: Serbian Association for International Law, Association for European Union Law, Ron Brown Alumni Association, Social Sciences Board of Matica Srpska, and Council for the Co-operation with the European Court for Human Rights. She was a member of the Amnesty Commission of the Presidency of the Republic of Serbia in 2003. She has been the Permanent Court Interpreter for English Language since 2002 at the High Court in Novi Sad.

Area of academic interest: international law, relationship between international and national law, peaceful settlement of international disputes, European human rights, international judiciary, international investment arbitration.

Sanja Đajić Ph.D. is author/co-author of several books and more than 50 academic writings.

Languages: English (fluent), French, Spanish.

Books:

1. Sanja Djajić, International Judiciary, Belgrade: Sl. glasnik, 2012

2. Rodoljub Etinski, Sanja Djajić, Public International Law, Novi Sad: University of Novi Sad Faculty of Law, 2012

3. R. Etinski et al., Introduction to the Law of the European Union, Novi Sad: University of Novi Sad Faculty of Law, 2010 (pp. 77-145), 2010

4. R. Etinski, S. Djajić, B. Tubić, Q and A: Public Interntional Law, Novi Sad: University of Novi Sad Faculty of Law, 2010

5. Sanja Djajić, Handbook on Public International Law: Cases and Materials, Novi Sad: University of Novi Sad, 2007.

6. Sanja Djajić, International and National Courts: From Conflict to Cooperation, Novi Sad, 2004.

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Petar Đundić, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Djundic Petar

Petar Đundić, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Born in Novi Sad in 1978. He graduated from the Novi Sad Faculty of Law in 2002. In 2003 he was elected for the position of assistant for the course in Private International Law.

He passed the oral examination for his masters’ degree, in February 2005.

He earned Master's degree from the Law Faculty in Novi Sad in January 2007, having defended the thesis entitled: International Jurisdiction and applicable law in disputes over non-contractual liability for defective products.

He defended Ph.D thesis entitled "Expropriation in Private International Law of Investment" in 2011.

Area of academic interest: rights of aliens, international jurisdiction, international sale of goods, and applicable law for torts.

He is the co-author of 2 books and author of 12 academic works.

Books:

M. Stanivuković, P. Đundić, Private international law: special part, Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu, Novi Sad 2008.
R. Etinski, S. Đajić, M. Stanivuković, B. Bordaš, P. Đundić, B. Tubić, Basics of Law of the European Union, Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu, Novi Sad 2010.

Languages: English, German.

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Bojan Tubić, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Tubic Bojan

Bojan Tubić, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Born in Osijek in 1980. He graduated from the Novi Sad Faculty of Law in 2003 with GPA 9.33. During the same year he was elected to the position of assistant for the course in Public International Law. He is currently the Secretary of the Department of International Law and International Relations. During the course of his studies he was a member of the Faculty teams which participated in international moot court competitions.

He is a forth year student at the Novi Sad faculty of Philosophy (Department of History).

He had several study visits abroad: Budapest (Hungary) 2003, Washington D.C. (USA) 2004 and 2005, Graz (Austria) 2005.

Bojan Tubic is the co-author of two books and twenty other scholarly writings.

Books:

1. Rodoljub Etinski, Sanja Đajić, Maja Stanivuković, Bernadet Bordaš, Petar Đundić, Bojan Tubić, Basics of Law of the European Union, Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu,   Novi Sad, 2010.
2. Rodoljub Etinski, Sanja Đajić, Bojan Tubić, Collection of tests for Public International Law, Centar za izdavačku delatnost Pravnog fakulteta u Novom Sadu, Novi Sad 2010.

Area of academic interest: EU law, human rights.

Languages: English, French, Spanish, Italian, and German.

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