Gordana is a Senior Lecturer in Quantitative Sociology. She joined London Metropolitan University in 2002 after completing her PhD studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism at the London School of Economics.
She is teaching various modules on research methods, especially quantitative methods, sociological theory and ethnicity and nationalism at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Her main research areas, however include the formation of ethnic and national identities, the process of nation-formation and collective memory of the nation.
Gordana's research projects include "International Human Rights and Fact Finding" carried out with HRSJ (funded by the Nuffield Foundation) and "Rape in the 21st Century: Old Behaviours, New Contexts and Emerging Patterns", carried out with the Child & Woman Abuse Studies Unit (funded by ESRC).
She is a member of Editorial Board of the journal Nations and Nationalism.
Malesevic, S. and Uzelac, G. (forthcoming) Montenegrin National Identity, Nations and Nationalism
Uzelac, G. (2006) The Development of the Croatian Nation: An Historical and Sociological Analysis. Caredigion: The Edwin Mellen Press.
Ichijo, A. & Uzelac, G. /Eds/ (2005) When is the Nation?, London: Routledge.
Stephenson, S. and Uzelac, G. (2003) Students' Attitudes towards Group Presentation Assessment: A Survey at London Metropolitan University, Investigations in University Teaching and Learning, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 71-78.
Uzelac, G. (2002) Morphogenesis of Nation, in Malesevic, S. and Haugaard, M. /eds/ Making Sense of Collectivity, London: Pluto Press, pp. 138-166.
Uzelac, G. (2002) When is the Nation? Constituent Elements and Processes, Geopolitics, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 33-52.
Uzelac, G. (1999) Perceptions of the Nation: The Example of Croatian Students in 1993, Canadian Review of the Studies in Nationalism, Vol. XXVI, No. 1-2, 123-138.
Uzelac, G. (1998) Franjo Tudjman's Nationalist Ideology. East European Quarterly, Vol. XXXI, No.4, pp. 449-472.
Uzelac, G. and Malesevic, S. (1997) Ethnic Distance, Power and War: The Case of Croatian Students, Nations and Nationalism, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 291-298
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