Julija Vasiljevska received her degree at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University Sc. Cyril and Methodius, Skopje, majoring in Power Systems. She holds a Ph.D degree from the Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Porto in collaboration with INESC Porto. During this period she was actively involved in several European Commission funded projects focusing on large scale deployment of microgeneration and microgrids. Her research interests include optimization of power system operation, including microgeneration, microgrid operation, control strategies for microgrids deployment and multicriteria decision aid.
Since May 2012 she is with the "Smart Electricity Systems and Interoperability" group at the European Commission, Institute of Energy and Transport, Joint Research Centre.