Dr. Dacian C. DRAGOS is Jean Monnet Professor of Administrative and European Law at the Public Management and Administration Department, Babes Bolyai University, Cluj Napoca, Romania; President of the National Research Ethics Council. Vice-President of the Scientific Council of the University and Executive President of the University Foundation; former Vice Dean and then Acting Dean of the Faculty of Political, Administrative and Communication Sciences (2008-2012); Marie Curie Fellow at Michigan State University (2005-2006); Visiting Scholar at Rockefeller College of Public Administration and Policy, SUNNY at Albany, U.S.A. (2002); Romanian Writers Association National Prize for legal research (2003); Scientific Coordinator of the Commission for drafting the Administrative Procedure Code of Romania (2006-2008) and Expert in the Commission for drafting the Administrative Code (2010-2011).
Member of the Presidential Commission for Analyzing the Constitutional System of Romania (2008-2009). Chair of the “Law and Administration” Panel of the European Group of Public Administration (since 2010). His research publications include 3 edited international books, 20 Chapters in international books, 5 books in Romanian as a single author, and 4 in collaboration, over 60 papers in scientific journals.