Jasmina Mačkić graduated in Criminal law and criminal procedure and European law from the University of Leiden.
During her studies she was an intern at the Dutch Competition Authority and at the law firms CMS Derks Star Bussmann and Sjöcrona van Stigt Advocaten. She also studied for six months at Queen Mary and Westfield College in London. After her graduation she taught the course ‘European Convention on Human Rights’ at Leiden University and worked for the Council of State of the Netherlands.
In 2010 she has been awarded a Mozaïek-subsidy of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research to carry out a PhD research. Her research focuses on the evidentiary system of the European Court of Human in the context of allegations of discriminatory treatment. The main objective of the research consists in answering the following question: is it desirable and feasible to alter the current evidentiary system of the ECtHR in cases concerning discriminatory violence?
During her research period, Jasmina has conducted a two-month internship in Strasbourg at the Council of Europe’s Roma Support Team, a body within the Council of Europe dedicated to a variety of issues concerning the Roma. Additionally, she stayed for five months as a Visiting Research Scholar at the University of Michigan Law School in Ann Arbor in 2013.
- Introduction to International and European Law (Bachelor I)
- Introduction to European Law (Bachelor I)
- Supervision of bachelor theses
- European Convention on Human Rights (LL.C. course)
- European Protection of Human Rights (LL.M. course)
- Lecturer during Summer School "Law on the Bosphorus. Current Trends in Human Rights Law" (Istanbul University, Faculty of Law)