Adela Petrovic

or  Adél Petrovic
Charles University
Faculty of Science
Department of Social Geography and Regional Development
Albertov 6, Praha 2 - Nové Město
Room No. 365




M.A. 4CITIES Erasmus Mundus Master in Urban Studies at Vrije Universiteit Brussel (BE), Université Libre de Bruxelles (BE), University of Vienna (AT), University of Copenhagen (DK), Complutense University of Madrid (ES) and Autonomous University of Madrid (ES), (2018). Master thesis: Displacement without placement - Street prostitution’s deracination from gentrifying neighbourhoods.

M.Sc. CoDe Erasmus Mundus Master in Comparative Local Development at University of Trento(IT), University of Ljubljana(SLO), Corvinus University of Budapest (HU) and University of Regensburg (DE), (2016). Master thesis: Clusters in Serbia - The role of Cluster Managers in building Social Capital.

BSc. Political Science at Faculty of European Legal and Political Studies in Novi Sad, Singidunum Univerisity (RS), (2013).


Shortlisted extracurricular activities:

6-13.07.2019, Summer School in Social Design- Arts as Urban Innovation, University of Applied Arts in Vienna (AT).

28-30.11.2014, Startup and Social Innovation Seminar in Bolzano (IT).

14.10-20.11.2014, Seminar in Environmental Sociology, University of Trento (IT).

24.11.2012-16.03.2013, Seminar on Intercultural Understanding, Human Rights and Reconciliation, part of the project ‘Build Bridges, not Walls: The Role of University in Peace-Building’, in Novi Sad and Novi Pazar (RS) and Tuzla (BIH).



14-16.07.2021, in Antwerp (BE), RC21 Conference on Sensing the City, Research project: From a former industrial neighbourhood to a creative class oasis: A case study of Karlín, the inner-city neighbourhood of Prague. Presentation.

28.06-01.07.2021, in Prague (CZ), 8th EUGEO Congress on the Geography of Europe, Research project: Suburban bubbles: gated communities in Prague Urban RegionPresentation.

8-10.09.2020, in Plzen (CZ), Annual Conference of the Czech Geographical Society 2020, Research project: Gated Communities in Prague Urban Region: Location and Positionality on different ScalePresentation.

23-24.09.2019, in Bamberg (DE), Conference on Serbian‐Bavarian Higher Education, organised by University of Bamberg, Research project: The role of Social Capital in the Technology Transfer- Case study on Serbian Clusters and Cluster Management practices in SerbiaPresentation.

7-12.09.2015, in Budapest (HU), Erasmus+ Conference on Tradition, Innovation and Reform in Local Development, organised by Corvinus University of Budapest, Project work: Clusters in Serbia- The role of Cluster Managers in building Social Capital. Presentation.



Petrović, A. (2021): Vylidňování Srbska. Geografické rozhledy, 30(3), 20–21.

Petrović, A. (2013): Corruption in the Public Administration. In: Politikon- Political Science Association of Vojvodina, 4/2013, pp.127-137.


Work experiences:

13.06.2016. until 15.07.2016. Trainee, Committee on Regional Development (EP), Brussels (BE).

01.02 - 30.04.2016, Intern, Strategische Partnerschaft Sensorik, Regensburg (DE).

01.07.2013 - 31.08.2014, Project Manager Assistant, Regional Agency for Development of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, Alma Mons, Novi Sad (RS).

01.10.2013 – 31.08.2014, Project Coordinator, European Youth Centre of Vojvodina, Novi Sad (RS).