Renata Jadresin-Milic

Senior Lecturer, Academic Leader

Professional memberships

SAH - Society of Architectural Historians (since 2016)
SAHANZ - Society of Architectural Historians Australia and New Zealand (since 2016)
ICOMOS – International Council on Monument and Sites (since 2014)
INTBAU – International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture & Urbanism (since 2011)
EAHN - European Architectural History Network - Serbia correspondent (since 2008)
The Society of Conservators of Serbia (since 1998)


Renata is an architect and architectural historian. She holds undergraduate architectural degree, MSc and PhD from the Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade in Serbia, and fellowship from the Institute of Classical Architecture in New York (2002).

Renata has eighteen years of teaching experience at the Faculty of Architecture in Belgrade, where she taught several courses: History of Architecture and Settlements, Theory of Architecture, Protection of Building Heritage, Styles and Forms in Architecture, Ancient Building Techniques, Design Studio 1 - 4, Visual Research, Architectural Graphics.

At Unitec Renata teaches courses in Critical Studies, Architectural Theory, Research Methods, and Design Studio 1 & 2.

Renata’s research interests are in the field of history and theory of architecture and their influence, application and use in contemporary architecture and design.

Renata holds award for the best PhD thesis in 2013 from the Institute for Architecture and Urban Planning of Serbia.


Jadresin Milic, R., & Nikezic, A. (2017). Enhancing Local Identity through Fostering Research-based Education in Architecture. Association of Architectural Educators aae 2017 Conference 'Architecture Connects', Oxford Brookes School of Architecture, Oxford, UK.

Jadresin Milic, R. (2017). 'Self-formed Spaces' - the Exhibition and the Public Talk, in Inbetween. W. Klasz, Unitec Institute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand (Vol. Inbetween).

Jadresin Milic, R. (2017). The Role of Architectural History in Education of Architects Today. Symposium 'Educating Architects and Planners in the Twentieth Century', School of Architecture and Planning, The University of Auckland.

Jadresin Milic, R., & Preety, A. (2017). e-Measures of Success. Online Learning and Teaching in Architectural Education, Association of Architecture Schools of Australasia (AASA), School of Architectural Design and Planning, University of Sydney.

Jadresin Milic, R., & Nikezic, A. (2017). Communicating Heritage Through Intertwining Theory and Studio-based Course in Architectural Education. Giuseppe Amoruso, Putting Tradition into Practice: Heritage, Place and Design; Proceedings of 5th INTBAU International Annual Event.

Jadresin Milic, R., & McConchie, G. (2017). Quoting Palladio. Gevork Hartoonian and John Ting, QUOTATION: What does history have in store for architecture today? Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand.

Jadresin Milic, R. (2015). Interview with Mario Carpo. Dokic, V. & Bojanic, P. Belgrade, Serbia.

Jadresin-Milic, R. (2015). Contemporary Classical Architecture - Reconsidering Tradition. T. Jelenski, S. Juchnowicz & E. Wozniak-Szpakiewicz, Krakow, Poland.

Jadresin Milic, R. (2015). The past as project forming, cultural heritage and architectural design, International Exhibition Catalogue FIRENZE-BEOGRAD-FIRENZE. Kosancicev venac 1941-2015. F. Collotti & M. Roter-Blagojevic (ed.), Universita degli Studi di Firenze, University of Belgrade.

Jadresin Milic, R. (2014). Aktuelnost Vitruvijeve teorije arhitekture (Vitruvius Architectural Theory Timelessness), Introductory text. R. Jadresin Milic, Belgrade, Serbia.

Jadresin Milic, R. (2014). Vitruvije. Deset knjiga o arhitekturi. De Architectura Libri Decem. Belgrade, Serbia, Orion Art.

Jadresin Milic, R. (2014). The Ideology of the Visual in Contemporary Architecture. Mako, V. & Roter Blagojevic, M. & Vukotic Lazar, M. Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Jadresin Milic, R. (2014). Contemporary Classical Architecture - Reconsidering Tradition. 3rd Annual International INTBAU Scientific Conference "Tradition and Heritage in Contemporary Image of the City", Krakow, Poland.

Roter Blagojevic, M., Milosevic, G., Jadresin Milic, R., & Nikolic, M. (2013). A New Life of the Ottoman Fortress Ram. Journal of Cultural Heritage (Vol. 14(35)).

Jadresin Milic, R. (2013). Theories of Contemporary Classical Architecture and their Relationship with Theoretical Principles of Renaissance. Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia.

Jadresin Milic, R. (2013). Interview with Mark Cousins. Djokic, V. & Bojanic, P. Belgrade, Serbia.

Jadresin Milic, R. (2013). Vitruvius's Notion of Symmetry in Renaissance Texts on Architecture. Second Colloquium on Architectural Theory, Werner Oechslin Library Foundation "TEXT: TOOL AND SOURCE OF UNDERSTANDING", Einsiedeln, Switzerland.

Jadresin Milic, R., & Kurtovic Folic, N. (2013). The Idea of Restoration in Renaissance Treatises on Architecture. International Symposium CITIES UNDER RESTORATION, Centre for Built Environment, Kolkata, India.

Roter Blagojevic, M., Nikolic, M., & Jadresin Milic, R. (2013). The New Management Approach in Protection and Reactivation of Cultural and Natural Heritage in Resava - Mlava Region. Editore Valmaran - Roma, 6th International Congress on "Science and Technology for the Safeguard of Cultural Heritage of the Mediterranean Basin", Cultural Heritage Congress Athens (Vol. III).