Radmila Salic Makreska

Assoc. Prof. Dr.
Radmila Salic Makreska

Head of department


Radmila Salic, is associate professor in the Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology (IZIIS) under Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje. She currently leads the Department for risk, disaster management and strategic planning. She teaches four subjects in the frame of master and doctoral studies: Seismic hazard, risk and vulnerability; Management of urban disasters and strategic planning; Geographic information system and its application in earthquake engineering; and Planning and project management. Her narrow field of expertise is seismic hazard under which she finalized her PhD research in 2015 as DAAD/SEEFORM scholar. Since 2003 she has been actively involved in many scientific and professional projects among which as notable assignment can be extracted the NATO SpS-984374 Project for Harmonization of Seismic Hazard Maps for the Western Balkan Countries (2012-2015, Partner Country Director) as well as the project for Assessment of Seismic Hazard and Risk for the Emirate of Abu Dhabi (2010-2013, Project Leader). She has been active participant at DG-ECHO Project: Infra-NAT (783298-INFRA-NAT-UCPM-2017-PP-AG), Increased Resilience of Critical Infrastructure to Natural and Human-Induced Hazards (2018-2019), DG-ECHO Project: CRISIS (101004830-CRISIS-UCPM-2020-PP-AG), Comprehensive risk assessment of basic services and transport infrastructure (2020-2022) and DG-ECHO Project: L2BR (101017950-L2BR-UCPM-2020-KN-AG), Learn to be Resilient (2021-2022). She is one of the authors of the Seismic Zonning Maps developed for the National Annex to Eurocode 8 (2016). During her scientific and professional career she has been participating in several training programs and study stays in: ETHZ-Zurich, Switzerland (2006), Chania, Greece (2008), Bovec, Slovenia (2008), L’Aquila, Italy (2009), GFZ-Potsdam, Germany (2009), METU-Ankara, Turkey (2015), JICA-Kobe, Japan (2017), Eucentre, Pavia, Italy (2019). She has published more than 50 scientific papers in national and international conferences, more than 90 professional reports and 7 publications in IF journals. She has received 3 awards for the notable achievement in the civil engineering practice granted by Macedonian Association of Structural Engineers in 2015 and 2017.