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Sandra Kobajica

Senior Teaching Assistant, University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Criminal Justice, Criminology and Security Studies

Sandra works as a senior teaching assistant at the Department of Criminology, University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Criminal Justice, Criminology and Security Studies.

She is a PhD candidate in criminology at the University of Sarajevo, and holds a BA and master’s degree also in criminology from the University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Criminal Justice, Criminology and Security Studies.

Her main field of research is environmental crime, with a special focus on Bosnia and Herzegovina and Southeastern Europe.

She was awarded a fellowship by the European Society of Criminology in 2019, School of Criminal Sciences at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland in 2019 and by the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Freiburg i. Br., Germany (HESP/OSI) in 2015.

She is a member of the European Society of Criminology and an associate of the ‘Balkan Criminology’ Network of the Max Planck Partner Group for ‘Balkan Criminology’.

Publications
  • Kobajica, S. (2019). The Phenomenology of Registered Environmental Crime in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Criminal Justice Issues – Journal of Criminal Justice and Security [In press].
  • Budimlić, M. & Kobajica, S. (2019). Sexual Exploitation and Abuse of Children in Digital Environment: Results of Focus-group Interview. EDUCA – Journal for Education, Science and Culture. Faculty of Education, Dzemal Bijedic University of Mostar [In press].
  • Budimlić, M., Kavazović, M., Puharić, P., & Kobajica, S. (2018). Crime Mapping in Bosnia and Herzegovina Applied on the Municipality of Stari Grad in Sarajevo. Book of papers of 12th International Conference „Criminal Justice and Security in Central and Eastern Europe – From Common Sense to Evidence-based Policy-making“. 497-510.
  • Kobajica, S. (2018). “Environmental criminal offences – victimless crimes?”, Ana Batricevic [Article Review]. Book of papers of the Second International Scientific Conference of Victimology in Bosnia and Hercegovina “Ambassadors of Peace in Bosnia and Hercegovina”. 253-257.
  • Kobajica, S. (2017). Green Criminology in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Reflection and Horizons. Book of papers of 10th International Scientific Conference „Crisis Management Days“. 746-755.
  • Budimlić, M., Kavazović, M., Puharić, P., & Kobajica, S. (2017). Crime Mapping in Bosnia and Herzegovina – Current Situation and Prospects for the Future. Criminal Justice Issues – Journal of Criminal Justice and Security. XVII(5). 11-30.
  • Puharić, P., & Kobajica, S. (2016). The new paradigm of crisis communication – social media as contemporary communication channel. Book of papers of 9th International Scientific Conference „Crisis Management Days“. 457-470.
  • Moratić, Z., & Kobajica, S. (2016). Close Protection of Judges and Prosecutors as a Prerequisite for Independent and Impartial Judiciary and Rule of Law in Bosnia And Herzegovina. Book of papers of scientific-professional conference with international participation „European Integration: Justice, Freedom and Security“. 265-278.
  • Kobajica, S. (2016). Sexting and Young People, Crofts, Th., Lee, M., McGovern, A. & Milivojević, S. [Book Review] Criminal Justice Issues. 3-4(2016). 87-90.
  • Muratbegović, E., Kobajica, S. & Vujović, S. (2016). Analysis in the area of combating on-line sexual violence and other forms of child abuse in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Sarajevo: Save the Children in North West Balkans.
  • Halilović, N., Fazlić, A., & Kobajica, S. (2015). The Impact of Rumors on the Crisis Communication Process. Book of papers of 8th International Scientific Conference „Crisis Management Days“. 931-942.