Vitae

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

11/2019 - present: Research Fellow, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland

08/2019 - 01/2020: Lecturer in Economics, University of Geneva, Switzerland

01/2016 – 09/2019: Research Fellow, University of Geneva, Switzerland

05/2016 – 04/2017: Consultant for the KNOMAD Project, International Labor Organization and the World Bank, Geneva, Switzerland

02/2012 – 12/2015: Doctoral Researcher in Economics, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

09/2010 – 08/2015: Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

09/2009 - 08/2010: Student Assistant for the Master of Science in Economics, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

09/2006 - 06/2007: President of Econosofia Club, Volunteers for Ideas and Projects Association, Romania

EDUCATION

02/2012 – 02/2016: PhD in Economics, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

01/2011 – 02/2012: Swiss Program for Beginning Doctoral Students in Economics, Gerzensee Study Center, Foundation of the Swiss National Bank, Gerzensee, Switzerland

09/2008 – 06/2010: MSc in Economics, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

09/2007 – 06/2008: BSc in Economics, Faculty of Law, Economics and Business, University of Orleans, France

09/2005 – 06/2007: BSc Studies in International Economic Relations, Faculty of International Economic Relations, Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania

09/2005 – 06/2007: BSc Studies in Political Science and European Integration, Faculty of Political Science, Graduate School of Political and Public Administration Studies, Bucharest, Romania

GRANTS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

2016: BCV Prize of Excellence for the Best Doctoral Thesis, University of Lausanne

2016 – 2018: Research Grant for the Swiss Network for International Studies (SNIS) “Individual-Level Attitudes towards Immigrants over Time and across Contexts”

2016 – 2019: Research Grant for the National Center for Competence in Research (NCCR) On the Move “Political Economy of Migration”

2007 - 2008: Socrates Erasmus Scholarship, University of Orleans, France