Dr. Vesna Markovic

Dr. Vesna Markovic

Professor and Department Chair

About Dr. Vesna Markovic

Dr. Vesna Markovic has previously participated with EdVenture Partners in a similar P2P competition. She was the faculty mentor for the How2INFORM (H2i) student project focused on media literacy and online critical thinking for K-12 educators and students. H2i received additional funding and continues to create and provide resources, content, and training on mis-, dis-, and mal-information.

Dr. Markovic is a full professor in criminal justice and Chair in the Justice, Law and Public Safety Studies Department at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL. Her research focuses specifically on suicide bombings, financing terrorism, low tech attacks, and transnational crime. She has published numerous peer-reviewed articles in these areas as well as an op-ed in Forbes magazine. She has a BA and MA from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), and her Ph.D. from Sam Houston State University.

Contact Information

  • Email: VMarkovic@lewisu.edu