Bio

Ksenija Pavlovic is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Pavlovic Today, an independent voice not beholden to any corporate special interest nor is part of any media network with political agenda.

She is an international journalist, political scientist, educator, political and cultural critique, published poet and author of the novel “Pisma Vetru” published by the leading publishing house on the Balkans, Vulkan publishing. Pavlovic is a member of Online News Association and International Federation of Journalists. She lives in New York City. Currently, Pavlovic is closely covering the White House as well in the role of the Chief White House Correspondent.

Pavlovic's work has appeared regularly in internationally-distributed media and high-profile publications including the U.K.'s renowned magazine The Spectator, The Spectator Life, Yale Herald and leading media outlets on the Balkans including the Original, magazine founded by Novak Djokovic Foundation. Pavlovic serves on the Editorial board of the Novak Djokovic Foundation as the Managing Editor.

In her journalism work, she is uncovering compelling stories from people who, in different ways, have helped to shape our global political and cultural milieu.

Pavlovic has interviewed pivotal figures including Arianna Huffington, Sir Richard Branson, President of the World Bank Jim Yong Kim, Karlie Kloss, filmmaker and founder of the Webby awards Tiffany Shlain, film director Lars von Trier, actors Adam Brody, Monica Bellucci, fashion designers Adolfo Dominguez, Tommy Hilfiger and Donna Karan, publisher and former presidential candidate Steve Forbes; the world No.1 tennis player Novak Djokovic; novelist Martin Amis, as well as big names in the governmental arena such as the former President of Serbia Boris Tadic, the leading members of the first democratic Serbian government and Milorad Dodik, President of the Serbian entity of BIH. Moreover, Ms. Pavlovic has exclusively covered the Cannes Film Festival, Venice Film Festival, Sarajevo Film Festival, London Film Festival, Madrid Fashion Week, The Madrid Open, and a range of other international benefit and political events.

Pavlovic was a Teaching Fellow and Doctoral Fellow in the Political Science department at Yale University, Lead Instructor in Yale Young Global Scholars, Head Writing Fellow at the Yale Graduate Writing Center, Fellow of the “Research and Travel Award in Grand Strategy” from International Security Studies (ISS) at Yale University, Fellow of the Roger Hertog Global Strategy Initiative in Religious Violence at Columbia University, a Doctoral candidate in Political Conflict and Peace Building Processes at Complutense University in Madrid, Fellow of the OSI Global Supplementary Grant Program, and a Visiting Doctoral Fellow at the Juan March Institute.

Pavlovic’s doctoral dissertation aims to explain Al-Qaeda’s strategic behavior and organizational structures within the context of a broader theory of revolutionary terrorism and millenarian movements. 

She holds an M.Sc. in European Politics from the London School of Economics, an M.A. in American Politics, and a B.A. in Journalism and Communication from the University of Belgrade. She speaks English, Serbian, Croatian, and Spanish.

Sub-specialties: American politics, American presidency, International Affairs and Security, terrorism, European politics , Identity politics, religious violence, political violence , The Balkans, Serbian politics