Projects

Personal research projects
2006-2007 – Post Doctoral Fellow, CRIV-VIFF – Universite de Montreal, Monteal, Canada (Professor Jacqueline Oxman Martinez).

International projects – Member of the Romanian team
2014 – 2017 – Romanian MC for COST Action IS-1206 – Femicide across Europe.

Romanian projects – Member of the team

2016-2017 – Member of the team which makes the research project Migration and violence in the European Space [Institute of Sociology – Romanian Academy]. The project is coordinated by Senior Researcher Ecaterina Balica, Institute of Sociology, Romanian Academy, Bucharest, Romania.

Contracts of expertise

Romania
2005 – Expert – Project Mediatizarea actelor de violenta în familie. Ghid de bune practici pentru jurnalisti [The mediatisation of domestic violence. Good practices guide for the journalists] for Centre Partnership for Equality, Bucharest, Romania.
2004 – Expert – Project Mediatizarea violentei în familie. Studiu de caz: Ziarele centrale romanesti [The mediatisation of domestic violence. Case study: Central Romanian Newspapers] for Centre Partnership for Equality, Bucharest, Romania.

Publications

Books

Mediatizarea violentei domestice – O analiza comparativa. Ars Docendi Publishing House, University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania, 2009, 215 p – ISBN – 978-973-558-398-4 / 978-973-558-393-4.
(With Simona Stefanescu) Mediatizarea actelor de violenta în familie – Ghid de bune practici pentru jurnalisti. C. P. E., Bucharest, Romania, 2005, 61 p. – ISBN- 973-85204-9-59.
(With Simona Stefanescu) Mediatizarea violentei în familie. Studiu de caz: Ziarele centrale romanesti. Neva, Bucharest, Romania, 2004, 65 p. – ISBN- 973-9035-06-X.

Books chapters

A Comparative Analysis of Media Coverage of the Anomic Social Facts: Newspapers’ Discourse in Romania and Canada. In Sociology and Law. The 150th Anniversary of Emile Durkheim (1858-1917). Edited by Serafimova, M., Hunt, St., Marinov, M., Vladov, V., Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009, pp. 216-223. ISBN(13)-978-1-4438-0502-5.
La construction des images des violences faites aux femmes dans les mass media. Une analyse comparative. In Cultures et communication: Regards croisees sur les pratiques. Edited by Beciu, C., Dragan, I., Popescu-Jourdy, D., Riodet, O., Comunicare.ro., 2009, Bucharest, pp. 179-187. ISBN-978-973-711-202-6.

Articles

(With Jaqueline Oxman Martinez) Shade of Violence: The Media Role. Women’s Studies, International Forum, vol 32,/3, 32-2009, Elsevier. pp. 296-304. ISSN: 0277-5395.
Media coverage of grassroots violence against women: A comparative analysis for Romania and Canada. Brazilian Journalism Research, vol. 4, Nr. 1, 2008, pp. 140-158. ISBN- 1808-4079.
Media and Gendered Violence in Canada and Romania. Gender and Media Diversity Journal. 4, 2008, pp. 161-167. ISBN: 978-0-620-40953-7.
Kadina ve Cocuga Uygulanan Siddetin Meyaya Yansimasi: Romania’ daki Merkezi Gazetelu. Kadin Calimaru Dergisi, Vol. 2/No. 4, October 2007, pp. 20-32. ISSN-1306-5785.
O lectura sociologica a mediatizarii violentei in familie. Jurnalism si Comunicare – Revista Romana de Stiinte ale Comunicarii, University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania, 2 (11)/ 2005, pp. 19-29. ISSN – 1583 – 3976.

Papers – Conferences

Bringing the Public Health Perspective on Violence Against Children – The need for a mixed approach on framing. Paper presented at the 2nd edition of Social Work International Conference (SWIC) 2017, Faculty of Sociology and Social Wok, University of Bucharest, 2-3 November 2017.

Re-constructing violence against children in Romanian media: Between social frames and health arguments. Paper presented at the 2nd edition of the International Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases (ICONiC), University of Public Health, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj, 22-24 May 2017.

Framing the femicide in Romanian newspapers – A longitudinal analysis. The International Conference Social sciences and the contemporary challenges. 20 years of teaching sociology at the University of Oradea, Faculty of Social-Humanistic Sciences – University of Oradea, International Sociological Association, Romanian Sociological Association, Romanian Sociological Society, Oradea, Romania, 9-10 June 2016.

Reconstructing homicide in Romanian newspapers: 2006 versus 2014. International Workshop: Homicide: Incidence, Risks Factors and Prevention, Institute of Sociology, Romanian Academy, Bucharest, Romania, 24-25 September 2015.

Constructia imaginilor violentei impotriva femeilor prin mass media: O analiza comparativa. The 15th French-Romanian Colloquim: Comunicarea culturii, cultura comunicarii, University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania, 26-29 June 2008.

A Comparative Analysis of Media Coverage of the Anomic Social Facts: Newspapers’ Discourse in Romania and Canada. Conference Sociology and Law. The 150th Anniversary of Emile Durkheim, Department of Sociology at the Faculty of Law and History of the South-West University “Neofit Rilski”, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria, 29-31 May 2008.

(With Jaqueline Oxman Martinez) Shade of Violence: The Media Role. IAMCR Congress, Paris, July 2007.