1. Director
…to be elected

2. Permanent researchers
Ștefana Maria DIMA
Scientific Researcher 2nd level, West University of Timisoara (Romania). Her main research interests are in International Financial Reporting, Quality of Information on Capital Markets and Determinants of Economic Growth. She attended the Post-Doctoral Studies in Economics: training program for elite researchers – SPODE’ co-funded from the European Social Fund through the Development of Human Resources Operational Programme 2007-2013, organized by The Romanian Academy.
She was a Research Fellow at Università degli Studi di Trieste, Italy (2006/2007); Visiting Researcher and Professor at Dipartimento di Management, Università Ca’Foscari, Venice, Italy (2012; 2015).
In addition, Mrs. DIMA was the recipient of a governmental research fellowship Borsa di ricerca e formazione post-dottorale „Nicolae Iorga” at L’Istituto Romeno di Cultura e Ricerca Umanistica di Venezia(2015). Currently, she is a PhD Supervisor and a member of FEBA’s Doctoral School.

Research Assistant, West University of Timisoara (Romania). Her main research and teaching interests concern: Management, Production Management, Cost Management, Financial and Economic Analysis, Human Resources Management, Innovation Management, Ethics.
She completed her studies at the West University of Timisoara, holding a PhD in Management, Master in Human Resources Management and BA degree in Management. In addition, during her doctoral studies, she benefited from funding within the framework of the project POSDRU 159/1.5/S/142115 (among the Bucharest University of Economic Studies and the West University of Timisoara).

3. Associate researchers
Eugen URSU is an Associate Professor at Université de Bordeaux and a member of the Research Group Theoretical and Applied Economics (GREThA). After completing the BA in Mathematics at West University of Timisoara, he graduated the Masters in Applied Mathematics and PhD in Statistics at University of Montreal. He also completed two post-doctoral fellowships at Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT) in Lisbon, Portugal, and INRIA – Investor from Digital Words from Grenoble, France. He published articles in prestigious international journals, such as Journal of Time Series Analysis, Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, Statistics and Probability Letters etc.

4. Faculty of Economics and Business Administration (FEBA) associate researchers
Ruxandra Ioana CUREA-PITORAC
Teaching Assistant, West University of Timisoara (Romania). Main research interests are in the field of Macroeconomics – Cyclical Fluctuations and Macroeconomic Policies and she is teaching the following subjects: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Institutions and Economy of the European Union, Economics and European Integration. She finished her PhD, Master and BA studies at West University of Timisoara. In addition, in 2015 she completed the postdoctoral studies organized by West University of Timisoara (POSDRU 159/1.5/S/140863). As well, during her postdoctoral studies she was Visiting Researcher at Università degli Studi di Verona (Dipartimento di Science Economique; Verona; Italia in 2015), while during her PhD studies she was Visiting Researcher at Université Lille (Faculté des Science Économiques et Sociales, Lille, France, in 2012).

…to be completed