Dženita Brčvak is a research fellow at the Centre for Democracy and Human Rights, a Montenegrin think tank. She graduated from the University of Montenegro Faculty of Political Science, and holds Spec. Sci. diploma in International Relations. She is currently attending an MA course in European Economic Integration at the University of Montenegro Faculty of Economics. As a research fellow, she has been involved in many projects in the fields of international relations, European integration and security policy, including: Security Transition in the Western Balkans – from Conflict Zone to Security Community (national coordinator / project manager, researcher), Monitoring of Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans (researcher), Democracy Index (junior researcher), School of Gender and Security Sector Reform (project manager), Project Generation Facility (associate), Local Development Municipal Initiatives (project coordinator), as well as many others. Most of these projects resulted in research or policy papers, co-authored by Dženita and published by her organization.