DR Stefan Popenici

DR Stefan Popenici


  • Higher Education



  • Dr Stefan Popenici is an academic with extensive international experience in teaching, research and academic development with universities in Europe, North America, South East Asia, New Zealand and Australia. Stefan is currently working at The University of Melbourne, and is an Associate Director of the Imaginative Education Research Group at Simon Fraser University. He was senior consultant for the Minister of Education in Romania (on educational reform and research), the Vice-Chancellor of De La Salle University Philippines (on scholarship and research), and expert for international institutions in education (e.g. Fulbright Commission, Council of Europe). For his work and strategic leadership in education the President of Romania awarded Stefan the Order “Merit of Education” in rank of Knight   


Selected publications


Education and training

  • PhD, University of Bucharest 2001
  • MA, University of Bucharest 1998
  • BA, University of Bucharest 1997

Awards and honors

  • Knight of Romania , President of Romania, 2004



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