Terrorism, Suicide Bombings, and Financing Terrorism; Transnational and Organized
2016 Gottschalk, P. & Markovic, V. Transnational Criminal Organizations (TCOs): The
Case of Combating Criminal Biker Gangs.International Journal of Criminal Justice Sciences (IJCJS). Vol. 11(1): 30-44.
2016 Markovic, V. Terrorism and the Female Suicide Bomber. In S. Sharp, S. Marcus-Mendoza,
K. Cameron, E.S. Daniel-Roberson (eds.), Across the Spectrum of Women and Crime: Theories, Offending, and the Criminal Justice
System. Carolina Academic Press: Durham, NC.
2016 Markovic, V. Crime and Punishment in Serbia. In W. Jennings (ed.), The Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment. Wiley-Blackwell: Hoboken, NJ.
2015 Markovic, V. Terrorism and the Possible Threats to Critical Infrastructure. Paper for the Public Security Forum. Yeosu, South Korea.
2013 Markovic, V. Financing Terrorism. In U. Gurbuz (ed.) Capacity Building in the Fight Against Terrorism. NATO Science for Peace and Security Studies Series, E: Human and Societal Dynamics,
vol. 112, 74-81.
2013 Markovic, V. Suicide Terrorism: The Special Case of the Suicide Bomber. In U.
Gurbuz (ed.) Future Trends and New Approaches in Defeating the Terrorism Threat. NATO Science for Peace and Security Studies Series, E: Human and Societal Dynamics,
vol. 111, 31-36.
2013 Markovic, V. Chapter 6: The Contemporary Face of Transnational Criminal Organizations
and the Threat They Pose to U.S. National Interest: A Global Perspective. In B. Riley,
K. Kiernan (eds.), The “New” Face of Transnational Crime Organizations (TCOs): A Geopolitical Perspective
and Implications to U.S. National Security. Department of Defense and Joint Chiefs of Staff White Paper, March, 2013, 106-115.
Recent Conference Presentations
DeCarlo J. and Markovic V. (2017) Performance Enhancement in Policing. Academy of
Criminal Justice Sciences Annual Meeting, Kansas City, MO.
Markovic, V. (2016). Financing Terrorism. Making Waves Against Financial Fraud Conference,
International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Markovic, V. (2016). Suicide Bombings: An Overview of Tactics and Trends. Hybrid Targeted
Violence Seminar sponsored by UConn P.D., Yale P.D., and the FBI. Yale West Campus.
Markovic, V. (2016). The Special Case of the Female Suicide Bomber. NATO Center of
Excellence – Defense Against Terrorism, Defense Against Suicide Bombing Course, Ankara,
Markovic, V. (2016). Boko Haram: A Case Study. NATO Center of Excellence – Defense
Against Terrorism, Defense Against Suicide Bombing Course, Ankara, Turkey.
2015 Faculty Advisor. The P2P: Challenging Extremism Initiative. Bureau of Educational
and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. $4,000
2013/14 Principal Investigator. Mexican Drug Trafficking Organizations: Assessing
Their Criminal Activities and Presence inside the United States, Contract from the
Congressional Research Service (CRS), 1 year project. $6,000.
2013 Principal Investigator. HIDTA WebPMP, Contract from the Washington/Baltimore
High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA), 4 month project. $19,500.
2012 Principal Investigator. Pakistan Strategic Multilayer Assessment (SMA) Violent
Extremist Organizations and Transnational Criminal Organizations in Pakistan, Kiernan
Group, DOD project, 2 month project. $30,000.
- CJ 1100 Introduction to Criminal Justice
- CJ 2201 Criminal Investigations
- CJST 2251 Quantitative Applications in Criminal Justice
- CJST 3311 Criminological Theory
- CJST 3325 Transnational Crime
- CJST 4578 Homeland Security and Terrorism
- CJST 6611 Research Methods
- CJST 6613 Quantitative Applications in Criminal Justice
- CJST 7771 Special Topics – Transnational Crime