Marko Kovačević is currently a Master student of International Security at the Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Belgrade. He earned his B.A. in International Affairs from the Faculty of Political Sciences, defending the thesis titled “Grand Strategies in U.S. Foreign and Security Policy after the Cold War”. In 2005-2006 Marko was awarded Undergraduate Exchange Program Scholarship of the Open Society Institute to study at Bard College (the United States) based on academic excellence and demonstrated civil society leadership. While in New York, he interned at World Federalist Movement – Institute for Global Policy. His research interests include Security studies, Regional Security Complex Theory, Euro-Atlantic relations, U.S. foreign and security policy, as well as the United Nations system.