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Prof. Drenka Vuković

E-mail address: drenka.vukovic@fpn.bg.ac.rs

Phone No: +381 11 3092-944

Year and place of birth: Kosovska Mitrovica, 1953

Education

  • PhD: 1985, Faculty of Political Sciences, Belgrade
  • MA: 1981, Faculty of Political Sciences, Belgrade
  • BA: 1972-1976, Faculty of Political Sciences, Belgrade

Courses

  • Undergraduate studies: Systems of Social Security, The EU Social Policy, Social Work with Migrants, Social Work with Old Persons
  • MA studies: Migration Policy, Social Administration
  • PhD studies: Comparative Analysis of Social Models, Social Policy and Social Development

Working experience

  • Full Professor at the Faculty of Political Sciences, since 2001
  • Associate Professor at the Faculty of Political Sciences, Belgrade 1994-2001
  • Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Political Sciences, 1985-1994
  • Assistant at the Faculty of Political Sciences, 1978-1985

Fields of scientific interest

  • Social security systems: pension system, health insurance, unemployment, child protection, social protection, poverty, comparative systems (the EU, countries in transition)
  • Social work: with old people, family, refugees, migrants, social work and social security
  • Migration
  • Sustainable development

The most important books published

  • Socijalna sigurnost, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2009
  • (coeditor), Socijalna politika i kriza, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2009
  • (coeditor), Tržište rada i politika zaposlenosti, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2008
  • Socijalna politika i socijalne reforme, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2007
  • (coeditor), Socijalna politika u procesu evropskih integracija, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2006
  • Socijalna sigurnost i socijalna prava, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2005
  • Socijalna politika i socijalne reforme u Srbiji, Belgrade: UGS Nezavisnost, 2003
  • Sistemi socijalne sigurnosti (2nd supplemented edition), Belgrade: Službeni glasnik Srbije, 2002
  • (coauthor), Međunarodno humanitarno pravo i socijalna zaštita – reader, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2002
  • Metode i tehnike socijalnog rada II – praktikum, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2001
  • Izazovi starosti, Belgrade: Gerontološko društvo Srbije, 2001
  • Socijalna prava u sistemu socijalne sigurnosti – uporedni pregled sistema, Belgrade: Savez društava socijalnih radnika Srbije, 1999
  • Sistemi socijalne sigurnosti, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 1998
  • (coauthor), Socijalno obezbeđenje, Kraljevo: Centar za socijalni rad Kraljevo, 1994

Participation in research projects

  • Welfare States in Transition: The Development of the Welfare States of Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Serbia and Macedonia, after the disintegration of Yugoslavia (2010), Friedrich Ebert Stiftung – Skopje, Macedonia
  • Continuing Learning for Social Workers (2009-2010), DAAD-Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst-German Academic Exchange Service, Nurnberg, Germany
  • Analytical support on the socio-economic impact of social protection reforms in the EU member states and EFTA/EEA, candidate and pre-candidate countries (2008-2010), European Commission & Gesellschaft für Versicherungswissenschaft und –gestaltung e.V.
  • Reforma socijalne politike u okviru ukupnih društvenih i ekonomskih reformi u Srbiji i procesa pridruživanja i pristupanja Srbije i Crne Gore Evropskoj uniji (2006-2010), Ministry of Science and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Serbia
  • Nacionalna Strategija održivog razvoja Republike Srbije (2006-2007), Government of the Republic of Serbia
  • Unemployment and Migrations of Labor Force from Serbia to the EU member states (2005), Fondazione Wili Brandt
  • Situation at the labour market in Serbia and employability according to professional competences  and fields of labour (2002-2003), Republic Labour Market Institute, Belgrade
  • Ausbildung zur Sozialen Arbeit in Europa (2002-2003)
  • Major developments and problems of economic and social transformation of the FR Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro) in connection with tendencies of contemporary world (1995-2000), Ministry of Science and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Serbia
  • Social policy and social work in early 21st century in the function of economic and social recovery of the country (1995-1996)
  • Social policy, family and children in Serbia in the transition from the 20th to the 21st century (1998-2000)
  • Social Work Development in (Central & Southern) Eastern Europe (2000)

Participation in conferences in the country and abroad

  • Analytical support on the socio-economic impact assessment of social protection reforms in the  EU Member States, EFTA/EEA, Candidate and Pre-Candidate Countries, 25th / 26th March 2010, Brussels, Belgium
  • Pension reforms in Serbia, International Trade Union Confederation, World Bank, IMF, Meeting on Pension Reform, 8-9 March 2010, Washington, USA
  • Serbian Labour Market Reform: How much of the reform is influenced by country’s ambition to join the EU, its commitment to the ILO decent work agenda, and the need to fulfill negotiated IMF loan’s conditions?, Global Network, Solidar, Progettto Sviluppo, Belgrade, 8-10.12.2009
  • Poverty and social exclusion in Serbia, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung – Office Bulgaria, Sofia, 19-20.10.2009

    http://www.fes.bg/files/custom/calendar/2009/Wirtschafts-%20und%20Sozialpolitk/19-20.10./Drenka_Vukovic_Serbia.pdf

  • Changes in the Society and Migrations in Serbia, Institut für den Donauraum und Mitteleuropa, Wien (Austria), 26-27. 01. 2007
  • Social aspects of sustainable development, Government of the Republic of Serbia, United Nations Development Program, Swedish International Development Agency, Belgrade, March 28, 2006
  • Social work in healthcare  – actual trends and perspectives, Education for Social Workers in Mental Health Institutions, Evangelische Fachhochschule Nurnberg (Deutchland) and Filozofski fakultet Skopje (Macedonia), Ohrid (Makedonia), 14-16 September 2006
  • Pension insurance in the EU countries, the 7th national gerontological congress with international participation, Life quality in old age – challenges of the 21st century, , Gerontological Society of Serbia, Vrnjačka Banja, 9-12 May 2006
  • Restructuring of Pension Schemes in South Eastern Europa, Ljubljana, October 4-5, 2002
  • Social work and social policy in Norway and Serbia, Belgrade, October 5-8, 2002
  • Reform of the systems of pension insurance, combatant and disabled persons protection, Belgrade, 20.10. 2002
  • Future of Serbia from conflict to dialogue, Belgrade, January, 2002
  • Aktuelni problemi demografskog razvoja Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 6. 04. 2001
  • Social Security and Employment in South-East Europe, Igalo, June 14-16, 2001
  • Assumptions and content of social dialogue, Belgrade, April 26, 2001
  • Insurance in case of unemployment and exercising of rights of unemployed, Palić, September, 1988
  • Public consumption and social transfers, distribution of revenue and poverty in Yugoslavia, Kotor, June 13-16, 1998
  • Old people masters of their fate? 5th gerontological congress of Yugoslavia, Gerontological Society of Serbia, Belgrade, 1998
  • Social work in new social-economic conditions, Herceg Novi, November 26-29, 1997
  • Die Bedeutung des Praktikums im Studium der Sozialarbeit/Sozialpädagogik, Budapest, November 27 – December 01, 1996
  • Obrazovannie v oblasti socialnoj raboti: sostojanie i perspektivi razvitija, Moscow, February 2-3, 1996
  • Contemporary social processes: modern economy, state and culture, Science and Society Association, Belgrade, March 29,1995

Scientific and professional articles

  • Poverty and social exclusion in Serbia, in: Social Inclusion in South-East Europe, Sofija: Friedrich Ebert Stiftung – Office Bulgaria, 2010
  • Socijalne komponente strategije održivog razvoja Srbije, Izazovi evropskih integracija – časopis za pravo i ekonomiju evropskih integracija, 2010/9 (pp. 41-59), Belgrade: Službeni glasnik, 2010
  • Penzijske reforme i kriza, in the monograph: Socijalna politika i kriza, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2009
  • (coauthor) Društveno-ekonomski uslovi i perspektive, in the monograph: Održivi razvoj Srbije: naša zajednička budućnost, Belgrade: Ministarstvo za nauku i tehnološki razvoj RS, 2009
  • (coauthor) Pensions, Health Care and Long-term Care – Republic of Serbia, in: National Strategy Reports on Social Protection and Social Inclusion 2009 – Pensions / Health and Long-term Care, European Commission and GVG, 2009

    http://socialprotection.eu/files/348/asisp_ANR09_Serbia.pdf

  • Readmisija i upravljanje migracijama, Godišnjak Fakulteta političkih nauka 3/2009, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2009
  • Readmission and Reintegration in Serbia, The Role of Migration and Diaspora in the Political and Socio-Economic Reform and EU Integration Processes in South East Europe, Der Donauraum 3/2008, Wien: Institut für den Donauraum und Mitteleuropa – IDM, 2008
    http://www.
    idm.at/publikationen/der_donauraum
  • Aktivizacija socijalne države i tržište rada, in the monograph: Tržište rada i politika zaposlenosti, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2008
  • (coauthor) Konceptualni okvir aktivne socijalne politike, Godišnjak Fakulteta političkih nauka, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2008
  • Izazovi i teškoće decentralizacije socijalne zaštite, Ekonomski vidici, No. 2-3, Belgrade: Društvo ekonomista Beograda, 2008
  • (coauthor) Active Social Policy – Contents and Reform Challenges, M. Gerovska-Mitev (ed), Reframing Social Policy – Actors, Dimensions and Reforms, Skopje: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, 2008
  • (coauthor) Aktivna socijalna politika – sodržina i predizvici na promenite, M. Gerovska-Mitev (ed), Vramuvanje nova socijalna politika – akteri, dimenzii i reformi, Skopje: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, 2008
  • Koordinacija penzijskih sistema u zemljama Evropske unije, in the monograph: Socijalna politika i socijalne reforme, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2007
  • Changes in the Society and Migrations in Serbia, Der Donauraum, Wien: Institut für den Donauraum und Mitteleuropa – IDM, 2007
  • Evropski socijalni model – kontinuitet i promene, in the monograph: Socijalna politika u procesu evropskih integracija, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2006
  • Migrations of the labour force from Serbia, South-East Europe Review (SEER), Bela Galgoczi (ed), no. 4/2005, Hans-Böckler-Stiftung and the Europen Trade Union Institute, Nomos Verlag, 2006
  • Mobing na radnom mestu, Temida 4/2006, Belgrade: Viktomološko društvo Srbije, 2006
  • Socijalne implikacije demografskih promena u zemljama Evropske unije, Novi Sad: Zbornik Matice Srpske za društvene nauke, 2006
  • Reforma penzijskog sistema u zemljama u tranziciji, in: Socijalni rad i socijalna politika – zbornik radova VI, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2004
  • (coauthor) Education for Social Professions in Serbia, in the monograph: Ausbildung für soziale Berufe in Europa, Frankfurt am Main: Institut fur Sozialarbeit und Sozialpädagogik, 2004
  • Socijalna sigurnost u starosti, in the monograph: Starenje i starost – za bezbedni i aktivni život, Belgrade: Gerontološko društvo Srbije, 2002
  • Karakter i sadržaj interpersonalnih odnosa u domu za stara lica, Zbornik V – Socijalni rad i socijalna politika, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 2002
  • The position and problems of refugees in Serbia, Dusseldorf: South-East Europe review, 2002
  • Stereotipi o starosti – iluzije ili stvarnost, Gerontologija 2/2001, Belgrade: Gerontološko društvo Srbije, 2001
  • Porodica i evropski socijalni standardi, Novi Sad: Zbornik Matice Srpske, 2001
  • Entwicklung, Stand und Pesrpektiven der Sozialarbeit in Jugoslawien, Frankfurt am Main: ARCHIV, 2001
  • Karakter i ciljevi savremenih sistema socijalne sigurnosti, in the monograph: Izazovi socijalne politike, Belgrade: Institut za političke studije, 2000
  • Socijalna prava u sistemu socijalne sigurnosti, in the monograph: Tokovi ekonomsko-socijalnog preobražaja, Belgrade: FPN-Centar za društveno-ekonomske studije, 2000
  • Najveći evropski koncerni, Belgrade: Direktor, No. 7-8-9, 1999
  • Nejednakost žena, Belgrade: Direktor, No. 7-8-9, 1999
  • Japanci ipak boluju, Belgrade: Direktor, No. 10, 1999
  • Staranje o sirotinji u sistemu socijalne zaštite, Ostvarivanje ekonomskih i socijalnih prava – zbornik radova, Belgrade: Beogradski centar za ljudska prava, 1999
  • Refleksije političkih tendencija na sistem socijalne sigurnosti u Jugoslaviji, in the monograph: Politika i ekonomski i socijalni procesi, Belgrade, 1999
  • Osiguranje za slučaj nezaposlenosti i ostvarivanje prava nezaposlenih lica, Ostvarivanje ekonomskih i socijalnih prava – zbornik radova, Belgrade: Centar za društveno-ekonomske studije, 1999
  • Sistem dečje i socijalne zaštite, Ostvarivanje ekonomskih i socijalnih prava – zbornik radova, Belgrade: Centar za društveno-ekonomske studije, 1999
  • Reforme sistema socijalne sigurnosti u Velikoj Britaniji, Socijalna politika i socijalni rad, No. 1, Belgrade, 1999
  • Kriterijumi profesionalizma u socijalnom radu, Socijalna politika i socijalni rad, No. 3-4, Belgrade, 1999
  • Sistem socijalne sigurnosti u Kini, Socijalni rad i socijalna politika – zbornik radova IV, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 1998
  • Karakter i ciljevi sistema socijalne sigurnosti u zemljama EU, Socijalna politika i socijalni rad, No. 2, Belgrade, 1998
  • Tranzicija sistema socijalne sigurnosti – nužna pretpostavka socijalno-ekonomskog preobražaja SR Jugoslavije, in the monograph: Socijalne tenzije i društvene implikacije, Belgrade: Centar za društveno-ekonomske studije, 1998
  • Socijalna (ne)sigurnost u uslovima ekonomskog i socijalnog razvoja na tržišnim principima, in the monograph: Ka savremenom društvu – procesi tranzicije, Belgrade: Centar za društveno ekonomske studije FPN, 1997
  • Sistem socijalne (ne)sigurnosti u Jugoslaviji, in the monograph: Socijalna politika i socijalni rad na pragu XXI veka u funkciji ekonomskog i socijalnog oporavka zemlje, Belgrade: Savez društava socijalnih radnika Srbije, 1997
  • Tranzicija, siromaštvo i zaštita siromašnih, Socijalni rad i socijalna politika – zbornik radova III, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 1997
  • Stručno usavršavanje kadrova centara za socijalni rad za rad sa starim ljudima, Gerontologija, No. 1, Belgrade, 1997
  • Tranzicija sistema penzijskog osiguranja u Poljskoj, Rusiji i Češkoj, Socijalna politika i socijalni rad, No. 4, Belgrade, 1997
  • Mesto, uloga i značaj prakse u obrazovanju socijalnih radnika, Socijalna politika i socijalni rad, No. 1-2, Belgrade, 1997
  • Socijalne posledice tranzicije u zemljama Istočne Evrope, Socijalna sigurnost, No. 1, Podgorica, 1997
  • Reforme socijalnog sistema, Ekonomska politika, No. 2302, May 20, 1996
  • Starost u Evropi, Socijalna politika i socijalni rad, No. 3, Belgrade, 1996
  • Iskušenja socijalne države, Savremeni društveni procesi: moderna ekonomija, država i kultura – zbornik radova, Belgrade: Udruženje Nauka i društvo, 1996
  • Socijalni dijalog, Socijalni rad i socijalna politika – zbornik radova II, Belgrade: Fakultet političkih nauka, 1996
  • Tržište rada i nezaposlenost u SAD, Socijalna politika i socijalni rad, No. 1-2, Belgrade, 1996
  • Globalizacija – tržište bez granica, Belgrade: Direktor, No. 9, 1996
  • Socijalne posledice tranzicije, Belgrade: Direktor, No. 4, 1996
  • Atipične forme zaposlenosti, Savremene društvene promene i sociologija rada, Niš: Institut za kvalitet radne i životne sredine May 1, 1995
  • Američki sistem socijalnog obezbeđenja, Socijalna politika i socijalni rad, No. 1, Belgrade, 1995
  • Plan budžeta za 1995. godinu, Belgrade: Finansije, No. 5-6, 1995
  • Finansiranje Evropske unije, Belgrade: Finansije, No. 3-4, 1995
  • Socijalni dijalog i nova uloga sindikata, Belgrade: Direktor, No. 3, 1995
  • Razvoj populacije – kritična tačka, Belgrade: Direktor, No. 4-5, 1995
  • O globalnim problemima – Svetska socijalna konferencija, Ekonomska politika, No. 2240, March 13, 1995
  • Svetska konferencija žena – ženska pitanja, Ekonomska politika, No. 2268, September 25, 1995
  • Koliko je izbeglica, Ekonomska politika, No. 2240, June 13, 1995

Membership in professional organizations and associations

  • Union of Associations of Social Workers of Serbia
  • Gerontological Society of Serbia
  • Expert of the UGS “Nezavisnost”

Foreign languages

  • German
  • Russian
  • English

Hobby and interests

  • traveling

Civil status

  • married, two children (daughter and son)