Category: Events, Featured News

Title: Event | A Conversation on European Union Enlargement and Montenegro

Featuring Dr. Filip Ivanović​, Foreign Minister of Montenegro
Moderated by Dr. Jeffrey Anderson, Professor, School of Foreign Service and Department of Government, Georgetown University

Date: Tuesday, January 30th
Time: 4 PM – 5 PM EST
Location: Intercultural Center,
7th Floor Executive Conference Room

Dr. Filip Ivanović ​was born in Podgorica in 1986. He obtained BA and MA degrees from the Department of Philosophy of the University of Bologna, and a PhD from the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim. He also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Diplomatic Practice from the United Nations Institute for Training and Research.

He worked as a research/teaching fellow at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, the University of Leuven, the Van Leer Institute in Jerusalem and the University of Donja Gorica, and spent research stays at the University of Aarhus and the Norwegian Institute at Athens. In April 2022 he was appointed assistant research professor at the Institute of Advanced Studies of the University of Montenegro.

In February 2020 he was visiting professor at the University of North Bengal in India. Since 2021 he is visiting scholar at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in History of Ideas (CRISI) at the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University in Milan. He gave a number of invited lectures in Podgorica, Belgrade, Bratislava, Minsk and Paris.

He is expert evaluator of the European Commission, expert of the Agency for Control and Quality Assurance of Higher Education of Montenegro, member of the College of Research Associates of the European Science Foundation, and member of the Committee for Philosophy and Sociology of the Montenegrin Academy of Sciences and Arts. From 2018 to 2021 he was member of the Working Group for the Negotiations on Accession of Montenegro to the EU for chapter 25 “Science and Research”. From May 2022 to August 2023, he served as member of the Governing Board of the University of Montenegro.

He participated at over thirty international conferences and symposia in UK, Italy, Russia, Israel, Greece, Spain, Portugal, Sweden, Argentina, etc. He authored a number of books, scholarly articles and book chapters.

Dr. Ivanović is fellow of the Young Academy of Europe and Royal Historical Society, as well as of several other professional and scholarly associations.