Liviu Matei

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School of Public Policy (SPP)
Nador u. 9, Monument Building
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Liviu Matei is CEU's Provost/Pro-Rector, and a professor in the Department of Public Policy. He previously served as the Senior Vice-President and COO of CEU. He holds a PhD in Sociology from the University of Bucharest. His professional career includes work as a consultant for UNESO, the Council of Europe, EU Commission, OSCE, European University Association, on issues concerning higher education and civil society; Director General for International Relations, Romanian Ministry of Education; Lecturer, Babes-Bolyai University; Program Director, Médecins Sans Frontières, Program of Assistance to Underprivileged Roma Communities in Transylvania. Liviu Matei is a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of the European Higher Education Area, member of the Advisory Board of the International Higher Education Suport Program, and a member of the Board of Trustees of the American University of Central Asia.

School of Public Policy (SPP)
Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations


Book Chapter
Matei, L.. "Addressing challenges in higher education in the countries of Eastern Central Europe." In Central European Higher Education Cooperation Proceedings, edited by Joszef Beracs, Julia Iwinska, Gergely Kovats and L. Matei, 40-48. Vol. 12. CIHES Working Papers 12. Budapest: Corvinus University Digital Press, 2015.
Matei, L.. "A Policy Gap: Financing in the European Higher Education Area." In European Higher Education at the Crossroad. Between the Bologna Process and National Reforms, edited by Adrian Curaj, Petter Scott, Lazăr Vlasceanu and Lesley Wilson, 667-690. Heilderberg, New York, London: Springer, 2012.
Matei, L.. "International by design : Institutional Strategies and Policies of an International University in Central Europe." In Internationalisation of European higher education : an EUA/ACA handbook, edited by M. Gaebel. Berlin: Raabe Academic Publishers, 2008.
Matei, L.. "Greater Commitment to Social Sciences." In Europe : expectations and reality : the challenge for the social sciences, edited by L. Falťan. Bratislava: Interlingua, 1999.
Matei, L., and I. Aluas. "Discrimination and Prejudice : Minorities in Romania." In Scapegoats and social actors : the exclusion and integration of minorities in Western and Eastern Europe, edited by D. Joly, 101-111. Migration, minorities, and citizenship. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Matei, L.. "VOs in Romania." In The Role of voluntary organisations in emerging democracies : experience and strategies in Eastern and Central Europe and in South Africa, edited by A. M. Micou and B. Lindsnaes. Vol. 39. Publications from the Danish Center of Human Rights 39. New York: Institute of International Education, 1993.
Conference Proceedings
Central European Higher Education Cooperation Conference Proceedings In 1st Central European Higher Education Cooperation, Edited by Joszef Beracs, Julia Iwinska, Gergely Kovats and L. Matei. Vol. 12. CIHES Working Papers 12. Budapest: Corvinus University Digital Press, 2015.
Journal Article
Matei, L.. "Doctoral layer – the third cycle in the Bologna process?" Proceedings of the Fifth Conference of the European University Association (2003).
Matei, L.. "Cognition and Ethnicity." Studia Universitatis Babeş- Bolyai (1993).