Dino Abazović is sociologist, Full Professor at the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. He has also worked as the Director of the Human Rights Center of the University of Sarajevo and as the Academic Coordinator of the Religious Studies Program of the Center for Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Studies at University of Sarajevo. His research is focused on the role of organized religion in conflict and post-conflict societies, the political role of religion in post-socialist transition and religious revivalism, as well as a nexus between religious claims, transitional justice and human rights in emerging democracies. (Bio Dino AbazovicVitae DINO ABAZOVIC)


Sociology of Religion; Comparative Religions; Religion and Politics; Religion and Conflict; Nationalism; Transitional Justice; Human Rights.


  • Member of the Board – Contemporary Southeastern Europe, Gratz, Austria
  • Member of the Editorial Boars – DISKURSI, Sarajevo
  • Member of the Editorial Board – ODJEK – Review for Art, Science and Social Issues, Sarajevo
  • Member of the Editorial Board – SPIRIT OF BOSNIA – International, Interdisciplinary, Bilingual, Online Journal
  • Referee for manuscripts to Journal for International Transitional Justice, Društvene teme, Dijalog, Vrhbosnensia, Revija za sociologiju – HSD
  • Co-Supervisor at PhD Program at Oxford Center for Mission Studies in partnership with Middlesex University London
  • External Examiner for PhD at University of Salzburg, Faculty of Political Science


University of Sarajevo

Faculty of Political Sciences, Department of Sociology

Skenderija 72, Sarajevo

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Tel: +387 33 20 56 09 ext. 181

e-mail: dino.abazovic@fpn.unsa.ba

twitter: @DAbazovic

Prof. dr. Dino Abazović