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raluca_suciu-140x180Dr. Raluca Suciu is Assistant Professor with the Public Administration Department at Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, since 2009. Graduate and post-graduate studies in Public Administration (MPA) at Babeș-Bolyai University.  Graduate and post-graduate studies in Public Administration (MPA) at Babeș-Bolyai University, and PhD in the field of management (Economic Sciences and Business Administration Doctoral School, BBU). Teaching activities are related to European Union: mechanisms and institutions, and Environmental protection disciplines. Research interests are environmental policy and governance, sustainable development, European integration (with regard to the relevance of the process from a Romanian perspective), current practices in the field of public procurement. Research publications include 3 books (coauthor), 7 chapters in international books (coauthor), 3 papers in scientific journals (author), 3 papers in scientific journals (coauthor). Other affiliations include membership of the editorial board for the Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences.  CV_EN_Suciu Raluca     CV_RO_Suciu Raluca  E-mail:




Mrs. Cristina Haruta holds a MA in Public Services Management and a BA in public administration from Babeş-Bolyai University. From 2008 she is a PhD candidate in sociology within the same university. In 2009 she joined the Public Administration Department as a research assistant and since then she has been involved in several national and international research projects. Her publications include 3 articles in journals and 2 co-authored chapters in collective books.

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BiancaDr. Bianca Radu is Lecturer within the Public Administration department, teaching compared Public Administration, and Public Policy. She holds a MA in community development (2004) from Babes Bolyai University and one in urban planing from Michigan State University (2007). Her research interests cover decision making in public administration, transparency in public sector, urban regeneration of former industrial cities.

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anaDr. Ana Elena Ranta is Assistant Professor at the Public Administration Department, Faculty of Political, Administrative and Communication Sciences, Babes-Bolyai University, Romania. MA in Law and Public Administration at Babes-Bolyai University, and PhD candidate in Communication Sciences. Her research publications include 7 papers in scientific journals.

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BalicaMr. Dan Balica is PhD Candidate in Sociology at Babes Bolyai University (since 2011) , and holds a M.A. in Community development (2010) and a  B.A. in public administration (2008) from the same university. Since 2009 he is researcher with the Public Administration Department.  His publications include 5 articles in journals and 4 chapters in collective books. currently he is Fulbright Junior Fellow at Michigan State University.

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Ms. Cosmina Codrescu is PhD candidate in European Administrative Law at the Faculty of Law, Babes Bolyai University and at the University of Turin, Italy. Judge since 2015, she holds a BA in law from Babes Bolyai University (2012)  and a MA from Babes Bolyai University (2013). Her PhD research focuses on Europeanisation of national administrative law.

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evelinaMs. Evelina Rusu is PhD candidate in European Administrative Law at the Faculty of Law, Babes Bolyai University and at the University of Turin, Italy.
She holds a BA in Law from Law Faculty, A. I. Cuza University, Iasi (Romania) and a LLM from Institute for Legal Informatics, University of Hannover, (Germany). She is also studying Psychology at the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences, A.I.Cuza University, Iasi (Romania). Her research looks at Application of Behavioral Sciences in Administrative Law.
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FOTOEvelina Rusu PozaEvelina Rusu PozaMr. Demis-Marius Sparios is PhD Candidate in Law at Babeş-Bolyai University (since 2014) and holds a B.A. in Law (1998) from the same university and a M.A. in Administrative Law from “Vasile Goldiş” Western University of Arad (2006). Since July 2013, he works as a judge at Court of Appeals of Braşov – Administrative and fiscal law unit. Previously he has worked as a prosecutor (2006-2008) and as a judge in other courts (Petroşani and Haţeg First Instance Courts – 2008/2012; Tribunal of Hunedoara – 2012/2013). His contribution in the research team complies with his professional statute, regulated by Law no.303/2004 and, therefore, includes only the compatible activities.

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