Macedonian academy of Sciences and Arts
"Krste Misirkov" 2
1000 Skopje, MK
BSc: Medical Doctor,
Faculty of Medicine, University of Skopje, MK
DSc: Psychology and Social Neuroscience,
Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, IT
GJONESKA B. (Macedonia)
Biljana Gjoneska holds a medical degree from the University of Skopje and a doctoral degree in psychology and social neuroscience from Sapienza University of Rome. Her professional affiliation is that of a medical doctor and a neuroscientist at the Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts. As a result, her area of occupation binds the explorative and applicative research in the domain of neuroscience featuring more than dozen publications as a first author in peer-reviewed journals, most prominent of which is the article publish in Lancet, a direct result of the collaboration between IAMP and YPL.
The aforementioned pillars of academic achievement are supported by managerial success in national representation and promotion, as well as participation and/or coordination of several international projects (funded by EU FP6/FP7/ESF/COST programmes).
In her pastime she combines her love for social and cognitive neuroscience (with special emphasis on verbal intelligence) by exploring wide array of sound literary devices and implementing the theory of mind principles in her poetry and prose articles. In addition to English, she is also fluent in Italian, the languages form the South Slavic group, and has basic understanding of French. Her poetry is written in Macedonian and English and can be found on her personal website: www.evermind.me