Professor Romulus Brâncoveanu gained his Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy and History from the University of Bucharest (1982), where he later acquired a doctorate in Philosophy (1996). Since 2008, he has been professor at the Faculty of Philosophy.
Between 1998 and 2008 Brâncoveanu worked as lecturer and associate professor at the Faculty of Philosophy; between 2002 and 2008 he served as Deputy Dean, and between 2008 and 2019 he served as Dean of the institution. In all these positions, he was active in developing the management of education and research.
He has published extensively on topics related to democracy, governance and education, with a particular focus on public reason and the epistemology of social sciences.
Professor Brâncoveanu is currently Chairholder of the UNESCO Chair in Interculturality, Good Governance and Sustainable Development, and editor of the peer-reviewed journal Public Reason.