Nika Bačić Selanec has been working at the Department of European Public Law since 2015. She graduated law in 2012 at the University of Zagreb - Faculty of Law. She obtained her LL.M. degree at the University of Michigan Law School in 2014 as a Hugo Grotius Fellow, having received a Certificate of Merit Award for success in her studies and a Kouba Prize for Best Paper on European Integration. In 2018, she spent a semester at the same University as Grotius Doctoral Research Fellow. In 2016, she worked as a stagiaire at the Court of Justice of the EU, in the cabinets of Judge Siniša Rodin and Advocate General Eleanor Sharpston. She serves as an Executive Editor of journal Croatian Yearbook of European Law and Policy (CYELP) and a Legal Secretary of the Croatian EU Studies Association. She defended her doctoral dissertation entitled 'A Realist Account of EU Citizenship' in March 2019.