Nina Vasiljevic

Nina Vasiljevic

PhD Student

nina.vasiljevic@irm.uzh.ch

Short Biography

Nina Vasiljevic is currently a PhD student at the Institute of Forensic Medicine at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. She studied Biology at the University of Belgrade and did her master thesis in Evolutionary Biology at the University of Zurich, on human dispersal and its individual- and population-level consequences in pre-modern Canton of Switzerland. Her PhD project is focusing on integration of the development of applied wildlife DNA forensic tools with the fundamental conservation genomics research. The ultimate aim of her PhD project is the development and validation of a robust method for identification of animal species from mixture samples.