Jelena Stanić was born in 1997 in Čačak, Serbia. She obtained her B. Sc. And M. Sc. degrees at the University of Belgrade, Faculty of Chemistry. During that period her research focused on the synthesis and transformations of nitrogen-containing heterocycles. After finishing her master studies, she did an internship at the same university, working on the development of photocatalytic methodology for glycoside derivatization. In 2022 she became a Ph. D. candidate at UvA under the supervision of Prof. Timothy Noël. She focuses on development of novel methods for continuous flow synthesis of organofluorine compounds.