Professional experience

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

September 2012- June 2013               Post-doctoral Research Fellow, FXB Centre for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health

November 2005-April 2012               Executive Director, Romani CRISS- Roma Center for Social Intervention and Studies, Bucharest, Romania

April 2004-November 2005               Coordinator of Transnational Projects, Romani CRISS- Roma Center for Social Intervention and Studies, Bucharest, Romania

March 2005                                        Short Term Election Observer in Macedonia, OSCE/ODIHR/EOM, Skojpe, Macedonia

October 2004                                      Short Term Election Observer in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo, BiH

August 2003-april 2004                      Project officer of “Roma, use your ballot wisely!”, OSCE/ODIHR, Bucharest, Romania

2001-2003                                           Project officer ofRoma and the Stability Pact in SEE”, OSCE/ODIHR and Romani CRISS, Bucharest, Romania

June 2003                                            Trainer “Impact Evaluation Seminar of the European Citizenship in Youth Work”, Council of Europe, Budapest, Hungary

March 2002 –July 2003                     Youth worker, Youth for Tolerance project, Interkulturelles Zentrum Vienna, Austria

October 2002                                      Short Term Election Observer in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo, BiH

July 2002                                            Trainer and rapporteur for “Reviewing five years of experience in training of minority youth leaders”, Council of Europe, Lester, UK

November 2001                                  Youth worker, ‘’European Citizenship in Youth Work‘’, Council of Europe, Budapest, Hungary

February 2001–December 2001         Youth worker and National Coordinator, FIRP youth exchange project, Romania, Finland, Italy

Sept.-December 2000                         Social worker for the “Equal opportunities for Roma children’’ project, Romani CRISS, Bucharest, Romania

1999-2000                                           Program assistant, Roma Students Association, Bucharest, Romania