Jelena joined Aston University in 2009 as a Lecturer in Politics and International Relations. Before joining Aston, Jelena held visiting fellowships at the Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki and the European Union Institute for Security Studies, Paris. Between October and December 2012, Jelena was a visiting fellow at the Center for European Studies, Harvard.
Western Balkans, war crimes, transitional justice, Serbia and Kosovo.
PhD in Russian and East European Studies , University of Birmingham
Obradovic - Wochnik, Jelena. (2013) Ethnic Conflict and War Crimes in the Balkans: the Narratives of Denial in Post-Conflict Serbia IB Tauris, London
Obradovic-Wochnik, J. (2013) '"Silent dilemma" of transitional justice: silencing and confronting the past in Serbia' International Journal of Transitional Justice doi: 10.1093/ijtj/ijt011
Obradovic-Wochnik, J. and Wochnik, A. (2012) ʻEuropeanising the Kosovo Question: Serbiaʼs Policies in the Context of EU integration' West European Politics 53 (5), pp. 1158-1181
Obradovic-Wochnik, J. (2009) ʻKnowledge and Acknowledgement in Serbiaʼs response to Srebrenicaʼ
Journal of Contemporary European Studies 17 (1)
Obradovic - Wochnik, Jelena and Batt, Judy (2009) War Crimes, conditionality and EU Integration of the Western Balkans, Chaillot Paper No. 116, European Union Institute for Security Studies, Paris
Obradovic-Wochnik, J. (2013) ʻSerbian Civil Society as an Exclusionary Space: NGOs, the Public and “Coming to terms with the Past”ʼ in Kostovicova, D.. Ker-Lindsay, J. and Bojcic-Dzelilovic, eds. Civil Society and Transitions in the Western Balkans Palgrave McMillan
Obradovic-Wochnik, J. (2009) ʻStrategies of Denial: Resistance to ICTY Cooperation in Serbiaʼ in Obradovic-Wochnik, J. and Batt, J. eds. War Crimes and EU Integration in the Western Balkans EUISS, Paris, pp. 29-45
Comment and Current Affairs Publications
Obradovic-Wochnik, Jelena (2012) Racist football culture in Serbia: Establishment Fails to Act, Guardian Comment is Free
Obradovic-Wochnik, Jelena (2011) Serbs do Welcome the Arrest of Mladic, Guardian Comment is Free, 27 May 2011
Obradovic-Wochnik, Jelena (2011) Addressing Injustice The World Today, June 2011, Chatham House
Obradovic-Wochnik, Jelena (2011) Kosovo: A Way To Go The World Today, Vol 67 No 3, Chatham House
Obradovic-Wochnik, Jelena (2010) "Serbia’s Srebrenica Declaration: a Small Step, but in the Right Direction " ISS Opinion, European Union Institute for Security Studies, Paris.
Obradovic-Wochnik, Jelena (2010) Serbia, EU and the Kosovo Issue Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), Barcelona.
Obradovic, Jelena. (2009) Kosovo: One Year On EUISS, Paris Obradovic, Jelena. (2008) Kosovo: the view from Serbia, EUISS, Paris
Conflict and Politics in Contemporary Balkans (LP3025)
Security Studies (LP2021)
Conflict, Intervention and Reconciliation (LP3028)