was born on 20.06.1977. in Nova Gradiška. She started
studies at Agricultural Faculty, Department of Plant and
Food Protection in year 1995/96 and graduated in 2000, with
average grade 9,6. In year 2001/2002 she started
postgraduate studies at Department of Entomology in
Belgrade and completed in 2005 by defending master thesis:
“Comparative biology of Gymnetron thapsicola Germ.
and G. hispidum Brulle (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)
and their suitability for biological control of plants from
the genus Linaria Mill.”. Since 2001, she works at
the Institute for Plant Protection and Environment in
Belgrade, at the Department of Plant Pests, as a researcher.
In 2002, she received a scholarship from Norwegian Research
Council and spend practical training at Department of
Entomology, Planteforsk. During postgraduate studies, from
2002 to 2004, she participated in international project with
CABI Bioscience, Delemont, Switzerland: “Investigations on
potential biological control agents of Dalmatian and Yellow
toadflaxes, Linaria dalmatica and L. vulgaris”.