Sersic, Maja was born on May 12, 1956 in Zagreb, Croatia. Daughter of Nikola Ambrozije Sersic and Marija Antoncic-Turato.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Zagreb, 1991.
Legal adviser American Express Company, Zagreb, 1983—1986. Researcher Adriatic Institute, 1986—1992. Professor international law faculty of law Zagreb University, since 1992.
Member European Commission against Racism and Intolerance, Strasbourg, since 1998. Alternate member Management Board of the European Union Monitoring Center on Racism and Xenophobia, Vienna, since 2004. Representative of Croatia standing committee for social science European Science Foundation, Strasbourg, since 2004.
Arbitrator Permanent Court of Arbitration, Disputes on Natural Resources and/or Environment, The Hague, Netherlands, since 2003.