Vuk Vukićević, PhD
Director of the Center for Study in Cultural Development, a National Cultural Institution
Phone: +381 11 2637 565
Mobile: +381 63 398 905
Vuk Vukićević, PhD, Biography
2007 – 2013 PhD in Arts and Media Management
Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Department of Management, University of Arts in Belgrade
2000 – 2001 European Specialized Master in Management of Cultural Organizations
Burgundy School of Business, Dijon, France
Master’s thesis: Electronic Publishing, Today and Tomorrow
He attended the program in: Saline Royale, Dijon, Cluj, Amsterdam, Fribourg.
1999 – 2000 Diploma in Advanced French Language Studies: DALF, French International Centre for Educational Studies, Geneva.
1995 – 2000 BA in Dramaturgy, Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Department of Dramaturgy, University of Arts in Belgrade
From 2017 to the present – Director of the Center for Study in Cultural
Development, a National Cultural Institution, Belgrade
The director organizes and manages the Center’s activities; takes care of the legal aspects of the work; gives suggestions for the workplace policy, program, the institution’s developmental and financial plans; takes measures for implementing these documents and workplace policies; is responsible for implementing the institution’s working program; carries out a variety of other duties.
Besides the successful continuation of previous activities, in the period since his appointment as director, the following was achieved:
He received a Letter of Appreciation for his exceptional contribution to the Institute of Theater, Film, Radio, and Television of the FDU. The Ministry of Culture and Information awarded him the Kulturni Obrazac Award for his “devoted work that benefited Serbian culture” and the Povelja Filmskih Novosti Prize for long-lasting cooperation on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of Filmske Novosti.
2016 – 2017 – Special Advisor to the Ministry of Culture and Information
– performing duties in the fields of scientific, developmental, and applied research in culture, as well as the field of digital research infrastructure;
2010 – 2016 – General Secretary, Association of Publishers and Booksellers of Serbia (UIKS), Belgrade
According to the Association’s statute, the general secretary is someone employed in the Association, in charge of managing expert, administrational, financial, and other services, ensuring they are performed in a timely and legal manner. During the mentioned period, the UIKS acquired the status of a representative cultural association by the Ministry of Culture, Information and Informational Society’s decision on October 20, 2011. Besides, during his appointment the Association:
2014 – 2016 – Director of the Organization for the Realization of Reproduction Rights (OORP), Belgrade
The OORP is the first and only organization for the collective realization of copy- and related rights in the field of printed editions. The director coordinated the establishment of the organization by five associations (of writers, translators, publishers), after which the organization gained a work permit from the Intellectual Property Office, meaning the exclusive right to realize the common rights of authors and publishers of printed works in the country. The OORP became a member of the International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organisations.
2013 – 2017 – Assistant Professor in Script and Video Production, Faculty of Computer Science, Belgrade
2005 – 2010 – Founder and Director, Najbolji Prijatelj d.o.o., Belgrade
A company that successfully worked in the fields of publishing, translation, and marketing.
2002 – 2005 – Editor, IKP Evro, Belgrade
During this period, he was in charge of the production of literary works, books for children and youth, essays, and other publications. He also monitored and organized editors of individual editions, translators, copy editors, proofreaders, designers, and others involved in preparing and publishing new books.
2001– Researcher, Euklid, the EU Cultural Point, Liverpool, the United Kingdom
During a four-month probation period organized as part of an MA program and an additional three-month engagement, he did research, prepared the magazine and seminar on financial programs related to culture, education, sports, and youth in Europe and the world, as well as maintained the website of Euklid and communicated with parties interested in gaining financial support from European Union programs.
January – June 1999 – Television Journalist, BK Television, Belgrade
He came up with ideas, wrote, filmed, and edited features for the morning show and informational programs.
Memberships in Councils and Working Groups:
From 2016 to the present – member of the group that monitors the implementation of the Government of the Republic of Serbia’s Action Plan
2016 – member of the Digitization Council formed by the Ministry of Culture and Information
2014-2016 – member of the Belgrade Book Fair Council
2014 – member of the working group formed by the Ministry of Culture and Information for monitoring and preparing the Republic of Serbia’s presentation at international book fairs
Serbian – native;
French – excellent knowledge (internationally acclaimed diploma in advanced French language studies “DALF”)
English – excellent knowledge (completed English language course during graduate studies and academic writing in English during doctoral studies)
Long-term application of knowledge of both foreign languages in academic and professional life.
Bibliography – scientific papers
Doctoral thesis: Садржаји нових медија и могућности њихове примене у остваривању циљева јавних радио-телевизијских сервиса [New Media Contents and the Possibilities of Employing them to Achieve the Goals of Public Broadcasting Services], Факултет драмских уметности, катедра за менаџмент, Београд, 2013.
Published scientific papers:
The English translation of the paper was released in Germany: Vladimir Kolarić, Vuk Vukićević: Cultural Policy of Yugoslav Self-Management, Globe Edit, 2019, ISBN 978-613-9-41543-4,
Text: „Када ће Србија добити портал за културу“ [“When Will Serbia Launch a Website for Culture”], Политика, June 4, 2011, Култура уметност наука,
Editor or translator, more than a hundred different publications.
Vuk Vukićević is married and has three children. He was born on August 11,1977, in Nancy, France.
The appointment of a director is governed by Article 34 of the Law on Culture “Službeni Glasnik RS” n. 72/09; 13/16; 30/16 – revision.
The director’s duties are governed by Article 38 of the Law on Culture and Article 31 of the Center’s statute.