Professor Siniša Tatalović has been working at the Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb for three decades; graduating, attaining his master’s degree and his PhD. He served as the Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Political Science for two terms, from 1999 to 2002. As a young researcher, Mr. Tatalović was employed in the Republic’s Institute for Civil Defense (Zagreb).
Mr. Tatalović’s field of scientific interest includes international relations and national security, which he teaches at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral studies. He was awarded fellowships in the United States, Canada, the UK, Belgium, Macedonia and Slovenia. From 2001 to 2005 he was a Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana.
Mr. Tatalović has been part of public administration since 2003, first as Vice President of the Council for National Minorities (until 2005), and from 2005 to 2015 as Advisor to Croatian President for political affairs. Finally, Professor Tatalović has a role in several associations: he is the Vice President of the Croatian Association for International Studies, Vice President of the Croatian Atlantic Council, member of the Management Board of the Croatian Political Science Association, Vice President of the Forum for Security Studies, and Director of the Center for Ethnic Relations and the Centre for Security Studies at the Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb.