Marija Kuzmanović, PhD, is a full professor at the Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade. Her research interests include mathematical modelling and optimization, data analytics, methods of preference measurement, and game theory. She is the author or co-author of 10 chapters in international monographs and over 40 papers in leading scientific journals. In addition to being the co-editor of the Springer monograph, Advances in Operational Research in the Balkans, she is also the author of two national monographs.

She has participated in number of national and international research projects. During 2018 and 2019, she acted as assistant minister in the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia. She is currently the president of the Sector Skills Council for Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics.

She is an Editor-in-Chief of YUJOR – Yugoslav Journal of Operations Research (SCOPUS), Editorial Board Member of Management: Journal of Sustainable Business and Management Solutions in Emerging Economies, and Guest Editor in Education Sciences (ESCI, SCOPUS).