Snezana Trpevska studied Sociology at the Faculty of Philosophy in Skopje, before completing her MA in Communication Studies at the Institute for Sociological, Political and Juridical Research. She defended her PhD in Sociological Sciences, under the title Mixed Methods Approach in the Sociological Studies of Television News. She is a professor at the School of Journalism and Public Relations in Skopje since 2008 and Head of the Unesco Chair in Media, Dialogue and Mutual Understanding since June 2011. Until July 2009, she was employed in the Broadcasting Council on the position Head of Research and Strategic Development. As an expert in media law and media policy she was also involved in developing of media legislation and cooperated with the respective divisions of the Council of Europe and European Commission on different issues related to the implementation of the European standards in the field of freedom of expression and media.