Address

Trg Nikole Šubića Zrinskog 17, 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia, Fax: +385 1 6449 473

Contact Information

Call: +385 1 6449 470

Email: r.bezic@balkan-criminology.eu

Dr. Reana Bezić

MPPG Research Staff

Zagreb Faculty of Law

Doctoral Dissertation Project

Juvenile Delinquency in the Balkans: A Regional Comparative Analysis based on the ISRD3-Study Findings

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Hans-Jörg Albrecht, Assist. Prof. Dr. Anna-Maria Getoš Kalac

Research Interests and Goals

Balkan Criminology, Youth Delinquency, Victimization Studies, Cross-National Comparison, Self-Reports, Quantitative Criminology

Scholarships

  • ESC Fellowship(14th Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology in Prague, 2014)
  • Ministry of Science, Education and Sports for course participation (“Crime Prevention through Criminal Law & Security Studies “ in Dubrovnik, 2013)
  • Ministry of Science, Education and Sports for course participation (“Victimology, Victim Assistance and Criminal Justice“ in Dubrovnik, 2012)

Professional Membership

  • European Society of Criminology (member)

Publications

Getoš Kalac, A.-M.; Bezić R. (2017), “Criminology, Crime and Criminal Justice in Croatia", European Journal of Criminology, 14:2, pp. 242-266

Bezić, Reana (2017), “Croatia in the Context of the ISRD3 surveys in the Balkans", in Bartsch et al. (eds); 50 Jahre Südwestdeutsche und Schweizerische Kriminologischen KolloquienInstitute; Duncker & Humblot, Berlin, 2014, pp. 233-243

Vujičić, Nikola; Bezić, Reana (2016), “Balkan Criminology; Crime and Criminology in the Balkans", Zbornik Instituta za kriminološka i sociološka istraživanja, XXXV / 3, pp. 123-127.

Bezić, Reana (2015), “Reducing Criminal Motivations through Social Welfare Policy", International Scientific Symposium on “Criminal Justice System and the Social Welfare", Tirana, pp. 76-83.

Bezić, Reana (2014), “Juvenile Delinquency in the Balkans: A Regional Comparative Analysis of the ISRD3-Study Findings", in Getoš, Anna-Maria et al. (eds.); Balkan Criminology Series Volume 1: Mapping the Criminological Landscape of the Balkans; Duncker & Humblot, Berlin, 2014

Bezić, Reana; Ressler, Karlo

Prikaz 13. konferencije Europskog udruženja za kriminologiju s posebnim osvrtom na „Balkan Criminology“

Bezić, Reana; Antolčić, Tea; Brborović, Tamara; Šimić, Tea:

XXV. Redovito savjetovanje Hrvatskog udruženja za kaznene znanosti i praksu pod nazivom “Novo hrvatsko kazneno pravo i pravosuđe pred vratima europske unije – novi izazovi i stari problemi u kontekstu dovršenih pregovora i (još uvijek) nedovršene reforme",

Godišnjak Akademije pravnih znanosti Hrvatske. IV (2013), 1; 189-197

Bezić, Reana; IV. Međunarodni proljetni tečaj „Pravo i politika transnacionalne pravde: prošlost, sadašnjost i budućnost međunarodnog kaznenog prava”, Pravna misao (Sarajevo), broj 5 – 6 / 2012, str. 100 – 105

Antolčić, Tea; Bezić, Reana:

XXIV. Redovno savjetovanje Hrvatskog udruženja za kaznene znanosti i praksu pod nazivom “Zatvorena i još uvijek otvorena poglavlja reforme hrvatskog kaznenog zakonodavstva",

Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu (Zagreb), vol. 19, broj
1/2012, str. 371-376.

Presentations

  • 11.09.2014

    ISRD3 Croatia

    Presentation at the ESC Eurocrim 2014, 14th Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology, within the panel “First ISRD-3 Results from Selected European Countries"

    Location: Faculty of Arts, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

  • 11.09.2014

    Juvenile Delinquency in the Balkans: A Regional Comparative Analysis of the ISRD3-Study Findings

    Presentation at the ESC Eurocrim 2014, 14th Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology, within the panel of the ESC Working Group on Balkan Criminology

    Location: Faculty of Law, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

  • 01.09.2014

    Juvenile Delinquency in the Balkans: A Regional Comparative Analysis of the ISRD3-Study Findings

    Presentation at the “Balkan Criminology: One-Week International Intensive Course – Crime and Criminology in the Balkans”

    Location: Inter-University Centre, Dubrovnik, Croatia

  • 30.08.2014

    Child and Juvenile Delinquency in Croatia

    Presentation at the 1st Annual Conference of the Max Planck Partner Group for Balkan Criminology

    Location: Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb, Croatia

  • 28.06.2014

    Croatia in the Context of the ISRD3 surveys in the Balkans

    Presentation at the “50. Kolloquiums der Südwestdeutschen und Schweizerischen Kriminologischen Institute"

    Location: Caritas Tagungszentrum, Freiburg i. Br., Germany

  • 27.05.2014

    Conceptual Considerations on the Added Value of Regional Comparative Quantitative Surveys (ISRD3)

    Presentation at the “5. Kriminologischer Sommerkurs"

    Location: University of Pecs, Faculty of Law, Pecs, Hungary

  • 15.05.2014

    Restorative Justice at post-sentencing level: supporting and protecting victims

    Presentation at the “XXXth Victimology, Victim Assistance and Criminal Justice” Course

    Location: Inter-University Centre, Dubrovnik, Croatia

  • 27.03.2014

    ISRD3 Croatia: Fieldwork

    Presentation at the ISRD3 meeting

    Location: Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, Estonia

  • 29.08.2013

    Progress-Update & Future Activities of the Max Planck Partner Group for “Balkan Criminology

    Prepared by Dr. Anna-Maria Getoš Kalac, LL.M., Head of the MPPG

    Presentation within the framework of the panel: “New developments in Croatian criminal legislation – joint research programs of MPI and Zagreb Faculty of Law – current research projects of the Croatian research team”

    Location: Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Freiburg i. Br., Germany

  • 29.08.2013

    International Self-Report Delinquency Project (ISRD3)

    Presentation within the framework of the panel: “New developments in Croatian criminal legislation – joint research programs of MPI and Zagreb Faculty of Law – current research projects of the Croatian research team”

    Location: Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Freiburg i. Br., Germany

  • 05.04.2013

    International Self-Report Delinquency Project in Croatia (ISRD3 Croatia)

    Presentation at the ISRD3 meeting

    Location: Prague, Czech Republic

  • 28.03.2013

    Representative of the Legal Person

    Presentation at the 5th Crime Prevention through Criminal Law and Security Studies International Spring Course, which was held under the title: “"When Corporation Kills – Multifaceted Perspectives on Faceless Crime”

    Location: Inter-University Centre, Dubrovnik, Croatia

  • 10.05.2012

    Victimization in Croatian prisons

    Presentation at the “XXVIIIth Victimology, Victim Assistance and Criminal Justice” Course

  • 29.08.2013

    International Self-Report Delinquency Project (ISRD3)

    Presentation within the framework of the panel: “New developments in Croatian criminal legislation – joint research programs of MPI and Zagreb Faculty of Law – current research projects of the Croatian research team”

    Location: Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Freiburg i. Br., Germany

  • 26.03.2012

    State cooperation with the ICC

    Presentation at the 4th Crime Prevention through Criminal Law and Security Studies International Spring Course, which was held under the title: “Law and Politics of Transnational Justice: The Past, Present and Future of International Criminal Justice”

    Location: Inter-University Centre, Dubrovnik, Croatia

Curriculum Vitae

  1. 04/2014 - present
    Member of the Max Planck Partner Group for ‘Balkan Criminology’ jointly established between the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law and the Faculty of Law – University of Zagreb, Croatia
    Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law and the Faculty of Law – University of Zagreb, Croatia
  2. 03/2013 - 04/2014
    Administrative Assistant of the Max Planck Partner Group for ‘Balkan Criminology’ jointly established between the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law and the Faculty of Law – University of Zagreb, Croatia
    Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law and the Faculty of Law – University of Zagreb, Croatia
  3. 09/2013
    Eurocrim 2013, 13th Annual Conference of the ESC in Budapest, MPPG representative
    Eurocrim 2013
  4. 07/2013 – 09/2013
    Research and administrative training
    Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Freiburg i. Br., Germany
  5. 05/2013
    “MPI-OKRI Expert Workshop on Sexual Offender Treatment“
    Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Freiburg i. Br., Germany
  6. 04/2013
    ISRD3 meeting in Prague
  7. 03/2013
    Organisation of and participation in the 5th Crime Prevention through Criminal Law and Security Studies International Spring Course, which was held under the title: “"When Corporation Kills - Multifaceted Perspectives on Faceless Crime”
  8. 09/2012 - 09/2013
    Student assistant
    Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb, Chair for Criminal Law
  9. 12/2012.
    Participation at the XXV. Annual Counselling of Croatian Society for criminal Science and Practice under the title "Zatvorena i još uvijek otvorena poglavlja reforme hrvatskog kaznenog zakonodavstva"
    Croatian Society for criminal Science and Practice
  10. 09/2012 – 12/2012
    Trainee in legal matter
    Državna geodetska uprava RH
  11. 06/2012
    Practice
    Law firm Mikuličić-Lončarić-Bahun-Topić
  12. 04/2012 – 05/2012
    Participation at the “XXVIIIth Victimology, Victim Assistance and Criminal Justice” Course
  13. 03/2012
    Participation at the 4th Crime Prevention through Criminal Law and Security Studies International Spring Course, which was held under the title: “Law and Politics of Transnational Justice: The Past, Present and Future of International Criminal Justice”
  14. 12/2011.
    Participation at the XXIV. Annual Counselling of Croatian Society for criminal Science and Practice under the title " Novo hrvatsko kazneno pravo i pravosuđe pred vratima europske unije - novi izazovi i stari problemi u kontekstu dovršenih pregovora i (još uvijek) nedovršene reforme"
  15. 03/2009
    Practice
    Municipal Criminal Court in Zagreb
  16. 04/2007 – 06/2007
    Trcin vrijednosnice d.o.o., financial and insurance activities
  17. 09/2005 - present
    Bezico d.o.o., trainee in legal matter