Honours and distinctions:
I am dean of the faculty of economics and public administration of Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava (Romania) and full professor in the field of economics and sustainable development, in the department of economics, informatics and business administration. I am also editor in chief of The USV Annals of Economics and Public Administration and a consultant providing advice in the field business development and tourism. I have over twenty years of academic experience, a doctoral degree and a postdoctoral degree and a number of professional certificates in the field of business management. I have been guest lecturer and visiting professor, author or co-author of twelve books, more than 70 articles, member of the research team in 18 funded research projects, and manager of ten internationally-funded projects (FP7, COST, Erasmus, Jean Monnet).