Wilson Center Projects
Radical Disagreements and Reconciliation Processes in the Age of Coercive Peacemaking and Liberal Peace
Dr. Vrbetic holds a Ph.D. in international relations from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, and an M.A. in European Studies from the College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium. She was formerly Assistant Professor of Government at Gallaudet University, Washington, D.C., where she taught courses on Europe, European Union, American foreign policy, ethics of peacemaking and conflict resolution, democratization, nationalism, and ethnic conflict. Dr. Vrbetic has held appointments in Europe and the United States, and she also worked at the Institute for Development and International Relations of Zagreb, Croatia. She is the author of several peer-reviewed and professional articles, and has presented, among others, at the annual meetings of the International Studies Association and the American Political Science Association.
- "For Croatia and Its Neighbors, Teachable Moments on Ethics in Politics," E International Relations, September 11, 20I6, http://www.e-ir.info/2016/09/11/for-croatia-and-its-neighbors-teachable-moments-on-ethics-in-politics/.
- Afraid of the Kosovo Scenario: A Disquieting Precedent for International Conflict Management.” Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding 7, no. 3 (Fall 2013): 308-334. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17502977.2012.751720