Lucia Brajkovic

World Bank, Croatia
Lucia Brajkovic

Lucia Brajkovic is an education specialist for the Education Global Practice at the World Bank. She is also the executive director of the Higher Education Initiative for Southeastern Europe.

She completed her doctoral degree at the Institute of Higher Education, University of Georgia, USA, where she also served as a Fulbright Fellow. Her research interests include higher education internationalisation and global engagement, political economy and higher education systems in post-socialist countries of Central and Eastern Europe, and higher education finance.

Her work appeared in publications such as International Higher Education, European Journal of Higher Education, Policy Reviews in Higher Education, and Encyclopedia of International Higher Education Systems and Institutions.

Brajkovic also holds a Master’s degree in philosophy and sociology from the University of Zagreb and a diploma in public relations management. She is a member of the EAIE Publications Committee.