Currently

2018 – ongoing: PhD student in International Relations, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration

Research interests: EU foreign policy, interregional relations, international organizations, multilevel governance in international relations

Education

2018 – ongoing: PhD studies in International Relations, SNSPA

2016 – 2019: MA in Labour Studies, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration

Mar 18 – Jul 18: Erasmus for Studies Scholarship, University of Bremen, Germany

2016-2018: MA in Diplomacy and International Negotiations, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration

2013 – 2016: BA in International Relations and European Studies, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration (SNSPA), Bucharest, Romania

Sep 14 – Feb 15 Erasmus for Studies Scholarship, University of Granada, Spain

Experience

2020: Blue Book Trainee, European Commission, Directorate-General for Structural Reform Support

2018-2019: European Affairs Advisor, Romanian Ministry of Environment, Biodiversity Directorate

2017: Fellow, African Union – European Union Youth Plug-In Initiative

2016: Youth Delegate, Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe

2015 (Jul/Sep): Intern, Romanian Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development

2015 (Jun): Intern, European Institute of Romania, Europe Direct Bucharest

2014 (Dec/Feb 15): Intern, Romanian NGDO Platform

2011 – 2018: Project-based collaborations with several entities (mainly NGOs, but also a few consultative structures and political initiatives)

Occupational certifications

since 2017: Certified trainer

since 2017: Certified EU structural and cohesion funds expert