Iva Lucic holds a PhD in history from the University of Uppsala. Her research focuses on early modern and modern South-eastern European history.
12.02.1984 born in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
2000-2005: Opera singing education at Mozarteum University in Salzburg, Austria. Diploma concert defended in May 2005.
2001-2005: Studies in history and theology at the Department of History and Department of Theology at Paris-Lodron University in Salzburg, Austria.
Since 2004: Project about the foundation history of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Eucharist “Kloster Herrnau der Schwestern von der hlgst. Eucharistie” in Salzburg. Book forthcoming.
2006-2008: Master programme “Roads to Democracy(ies)” at the Department of History at Uppsala University. M. A. thesis defended in September 2008, Sweden.
2007-2010: Junior researcher in the project “New and Ambiguous Nation-building Processes in South-Eastern Europe” at Freie Universität, Berlin, Germany.
November-December 2007: research project for “Forum för levande historia” on bystanders in the 1990s war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, online publication.
2008-2016: PhD candidate at the Department of History, Uppsala University, Sweden. Monograph: Im Namen der Nation. Der politische Aufwertungsprozess der Muslime im sozialistischen Jugoslawien (1956-1971). Uppsala: Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis 2016 (Studia Historica Upsaliensia 256).
Since 2009: Member of the academic network "Herrschaft in Südosteuropa- kultur- und sozialwissenschaftliche Perspektiven" supported by DFG and Max-Weber Kolleg, University of Erfurt, Germany.
January-April 2011: Visiting graduate student at the Faculty of History at University of Oxford (Hilary Term 2011), funded by STINT
February 2012: Linneaus teacher at the Department of History and Department of Foreign Affairs at Kolkata University, India, 9 guest lectures, funded by Linnaeus–Palme exchange programme, spring 2012.