Melita Carević se kao znanstvena novakinja pridružila katedri u svibnju 2009. godine. Diplomirala je 2008. godine magna cum laude, a tijekom studija, 2008. godine, je bila članica ekipe Pravnog fakulteta koja je osvojila drugo mjesto na All European Finals of the European Law Moot Court Competition. Magistrirala je 2011. godine na University of Michigan Law School, a doktorat znanosti stekla je 2015. godina na Pravnom fakultetu Sveučilišta u Zagrebu.
Melita Carević (LLM Ann Arbor, Michigan, Ph.D Zagreb) is an assistant professor at the University of Zagreb Faculty of Law, at the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence “EU Global Leadership in the Rule of Law”, where she teaches European Public Law and EU Internal Market Law at the graduate level, and EU Internal Market Law, EU Competition Law and EU Institutional Structure at the post-graduate level. She graduated magna cum laude in 2008 from the University of Zagreb Faculty of Law. In 2011 she earned an LL.M. degree from the University of Michigan Law School and in 2015 her doctoral degree from the University of Zagreb Law School. In 2014 she completed an internship at the Court of Justice of the EU at the chambers of Judge Siniša Rodin and was a visitor at the chambers of Advocate General Eleanor Sharpston. In 2016 she was a visiting researcher at the University of Oxford, Faculty of Law. She passed the Croatian bar exam in 2018. She has participated in a number of life-long learning workshops on EU law for Croatian judges and lawyers. She is one of the Editor-In-Chief of the Croatian Yearbook of European Law and Policy.