Gordana Djurovic is a Full Professor in the Faculty of Economics, University of Montenegro, Podgorica, where she teaches economic development, environmental economics, international economic relations, regional economy, and the EU Enlargement Policy. Her area of expertise is sustainable development. Prof. Djurovic was Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for European Integration in the Montenegrin Government (2004-2010) when she was the chief negotiator for SAA negotiation. She has authored twenty books and chapters in books related to sustainable economic development and the EU integration process and more than 70 scientific papers (https://www.ucg.ac.me/objava/blog/18163/objava/1). She is a Jean Monnet Professor, President of the Montenegrin Pan-European Union (MPEU), and member of the International PEU Presidency. She is a member of the Committee for Economy, Anthropology, and Demography of the Montenegrin Economy of Science.