The research areas of Perica Jovchevski cover topics from the fields of political, moral and social philosophy (personal autonomy, moral autonomy, justice, freedom, equality, (mis)recognition, identity politics, queer identities, multiculturalism, nationalism). His broader research interests include archival theory and the history of former Yugoslavia and the successor countries (war and transitional justice in former Yugoslavia).
Perica Jovchevski is currently working on his doctoral project, “Personal Autonomy and Political Moralities”, developing a relational theory of personal autonomy. The theory aims at tracing and explaining the normative consequences of positing relational autonomy as a foundational value in an egalitarian political morality.
Previously, Perica has studied philosophy at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje. In 2014 he started his master studies at the Department of Philosophy at the Central European University in Budapest, specializing in “Advanced Political Thought”. He earned an MA degree in philosophy from the Central European University with a thesis on “Recognition and Identity Politics” in May 2016.
In 2014, Perica Jovchevski was working as a junior teaching assistant in the courses “German Classical Idealism” and “Introduction to Formal Logic” at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University. In 2016/17 he worked as a research assistant on the “In/Human: Dehumanization in Science and Society” project at the Department of Philosophy at the Central European University. In 2018 he served as teaching assistant in the course "Introduction to Political Philosophy: Justice and Equality", at the Political Science Department at the Central European University.
Since 2015, Perica is an intern at the Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives in Budapest within the Human Rights Program, working on the “Yugoslavia Archive Project”.