Founder & Vice - President of Pro Global Science Association, Romania.

Associate Professor, delivering Social Entrepreneurship course at Faculty of Management, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania; Team Leader of the Research Cluster on Social Economy and New Business Models of the Center for the Research of the Responsible Organizations of the faculty.

She worked for a long period in various project-based positions related to the social economy field with the Institute of Social Economy from the Civil Society Development Foundation, Association Laboratory of Solidarity, Association for the Development of Women Entrepreneurship, and other Romanian NGOs.

In 2012 - 2014 - a member of GECES Group – European Commission Expert Group on Social Business, as academic & think-thank.

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