Melanija Jancic LL.M.

Visiting researcher

  • Department:
    Former visiting research fellows
  • Section: Public International Law/International Humanitarian Law/International Criminal Law

Summary

Melanija Jancic is a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Law, Union University in Belgrade. The topic of her PhD dissertation is ''Prohibition of discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity''. She is also employed as a teaching assistant in Family and Inheritance Law and in Human Rights Law at the Faculty of European Legal and Political Studies, Educons University in Novi Sad. She was previously employed as a law apprentice in the Law firm Tomislav Šunjka in Novi Sad. She graduated from the Faculty of Law for Commerce and Judiciary, University of Business Academy in Novi Sad with the average mark of 9.74/10.

Articles:

  • Evropski sud za ljudska prava – prikaz slucajeva u vezi sa diskriminacijom na osnovu seksualne orijentacije (The European Court of Human Rights – Case Study Regarding Discrimination On The Grounds of Sexual Orientation), Pravni život (Legal life), No. 10/2011, Year LX, Book 548, tome II, 1-992, Belgrade, pages 101 -113
  • Sloboda mirnog okupljanja i zabrana diskriminacije na osnovu seksualne orijentacije (Freedom of Peaceful Assembly and Prohibition of Discrimination on the Basis of Sexual Orientation), Temida – the journal on victimization, human rights and gender, No. 2, Year 16, June 2013, published by Victimology Society and Prometej Belgrade, pages 149-169,
  • Ucešce javnosti u donošenju odluka od znacaja za životnu sredinu u smislu Arhuske konvencije (Public Participation in Environmental Decision-making in terms of Aarhus Convention), Pravni život (Legal life), No. 9/2013, tome I, Book 563, Belgrade, pages 551-560
  • “The prohibition of discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and its protection in Serbia’’, published as a chapter in the international e-book “Coming-out for LGBT Psychology in the current international scenario” (ISBN: 978-989-96996-1-8) published by “International Academy of LGBT Psychology and Related Fields”, 2014
  • Izazovi ljudskih prava u odnosu na životne zajednice lica istog pola (Challenges of Human Rights Regarding Same-sex Relationships) – Pravni život (Legal life), No. 10/2014,Year LXIII, Book 572, Belgrade, pages 79-88
  • Pojam diskriminacije i uporedno-pravni pristup (The Definition of Discrimination: Comparative Law Insight), Pravni život (Legal Life) No. 10/2015, Vol. II, Book 576, pages 79-94
  • Ustavna zaštita ljudskih prava u Republici Srbiji (Constitutional Protection of Human Rights in the Republic of Serbia) – submitted to The Matica Srpska Journal of Social Sciences
  • Legal Status of Transgender Persons in Serbian and European Law – paper abstract submitted for UACES 46th Annual Conference, Queen Mary University, London, 5-7 Sep 2016