Biography

 

Education
PhD in Psychology. University of Exeter. 2013  
MSc (distinction) in Social Pedagogy. University of Ljubljana. 2006  
BSc (distinction) in Social Pedagogy. University of Ljubljana. Undergrad GPA 9.0 / 10. 1999  
Finished High School for Computer Sciences (A-levels equivalent: AAAB)  1992  
 
Associate. Higher Education Academy. 2010  
Certified Transactional Analysis Counsellor. Psihopolis Institute, Novi Sad, Serbia. 2007  

 

 

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Work Experience (academic related)

Visiting scholar at Institute of Criminology, Cambridge October 2016 -
Research Associate, Computer Lab, University of Cambridge April, 2013 -
Honorary University Fellow, University of Exeter. 2013 - 2017
Member of the organising board and webmaster of IAREP/SABE/ICABEEP 2011 conference held in Exeter. http://2011.iarep.org . 2010 – 2011
Exeter Graduate Fellow, School of Psychology, University of Exeter. 2009 – 2012
Postgraduate Researcher, School of Psychology, University of Exeter. 2008 – 2009
Centre for treatment of drug addiction, University Psychiatric Hospital, Ljubljana. I worked as a group and individual therapist. 2004 – 2007
South East European Education Cooperation Network - Online content editor. SEE-ECN 2000 - 2002
Johns Hopkins University, Center for Talented Youth - Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles. Worked as an educator and RA. 2001
Govanhill Youth Project in Glasgow (street pedagogy). Worked as one of educators and supervisors. 1997
Centre for mental health in Ljubljana (at the University Psychiatric Hospital, Ljubljana). Worked with patients as one of the counsellors. 1996
Voluntary work in home community “Črnuška gmajna”, where I participated in different activities, worked nightshifts and led some of the therapy sessions. 1995 – 1996

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Work Experience (other - IT / theatre / enterprise)

PITA – Modic and Associates – HR and consulting – CEO, founder. link 2007 –
sinister systems (game developers) – CEO, founder (www.sinistersystems.com). 2000 – 2007
»Helmut« improv theatre techniques in working with youth. Founder, teacher. 2002 – 2004
»Improv Club«. Improvisational Theatre troupe. Actor, light designer. Acted / light direction in more than 100 shows in-house and on tours. 2001 - 2004
Slovene Association for developing interactive content – Sinister Systems - founder. 2000 -
Violence in life and media project. Project leader. Founding member. 1995 – 1998
TAK SI TRIBE – (small group psychotherapy). Project leader, principal therapist. 1996 – 1998
What is going to become of me (A summer camp) – team leader, organiser. July 1997 (7 days)
Tree of life (international children’s festival) - leader of volunteers, actor. 1993 – 1995