Professor at Faculty of Civil Engineering and Architecture, University of Nis. Engaged also at the Faculty of Technical Science in Kosovska Mitrovica. Holds a PhD in Architecture and Urbanism. A Head of Regional Office Nis of Republic Agency for Spatial Planning from 2008 to 2014. She is particularly interested in processes of urban transformation in the context of post-socialist societies, as well as in promotion and implementation of novel approaches and planning tools in development of urban environment. She is a participant in Spatial Plan of the Republic of Serbia 2010-2020 and Strategy of Spatial Development of the Republic of Serbia, and a member of several Tempus, DAAD and national research projects. She is an author of books and papers related to her research fields, and she has won several awards for published books and urban design projects.