The Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iaşi is the oldest higher education institution in Romania. Since 1860, the university has been carrying on a tradition of excellence and innovation in the fields of education and research. With over 38.000 students and 800 academic staff, the university enjoys high prestige at national and international level and cooperates with over 250 universities worldwide.
EUPRHA project will be managed at the Faculty of Philosophy and Social-Political Sciences, by The Department of Sociology and Social Work. The teaching and research activity in this faculty is achieved by 58 professors, teaching assistants and researchers. After 1990, the directions of scientific teaching, consultancy, research and training were: comparative analysis of socio-political systems, of problems endorsing the organizations, developing the fields of social work, citizenship education and social inclusion, social economy and ecology, sociology of work and ages, promoting vocational training among social fields’ practitioners.