Vesna Poposka holds PhD in international relations and security studies from the Macedonian Military Academy, being the first women in the history of this institution to do so. She holds master degree in international law and international affairs from Skopje Faculty of Law and Bachelor of law from the same institution. She is Assistant professor of international public law, history of diplomacy and international relations at the Faculty of Law at International VISION University in Gostivar where she has been Secretary General for the last five years. She is well known activist within the civic sector in the country. Since 2017 Poposka is member of FEPS Young Academic Network and alumni of prominent educational programs such as the School of public policy of the Council of Europe, political academy for social democracy, regional school of public policy, as well as the prominent IHL competition "Jean Pictet".