Leadership Programs Officer, Aspen Institute Romania
Elisabeta holds a Bachelor Degree in Political Science from the University of Bucharest and is currently completing an MA in Comparative Politics at the same university. Before joining the team, she has gained professional experience in project writing and project implementation, as well as training. While working in the nongovernmental sector as public relations specialist and project manager, she was actively involved and contributed to advocacy campaigns in the area of public policy and civic participation. During her studies she became interested in domestic politics in the MENA region, focusing on political participation and representation, as well as political parties and party-systems development. She intends to pursue a PhD in Political Science and continue her research activity.