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Prof. Alexandru-Silviu APAHIDEAN, PHDalexandu-silviu-apahidean

Vegetable Growing, Specical Vegetable Growing

apahidean@usamvcluj.ro

Date and place of birth: 23.11.1951, Hăşdate-Gherla, Cluj county.

I. Education:
University studies: 1972-1977, Agronomic Institute Cluj-Napoca, Faculty of Agriculture
PhD studies: 1996, PHD area-Agriculture, major- Irigatted cultures, USAMV Cluj-Napoca
Specializations:
  • Lincoln College, September 1993;
  • Valencia Polytechnic University, April, 2006;
  • Faculty of Agronomy, Berlin, Germany, April 2008;
  • State Agrarian University, Moldova, May 2008.

II. Academic experience:
  • 1998-until present, Professor, Department of Horticulture-Landscape; Subjects taught – Vegetable Growing, Special vegetable growing (course, project, laboratory),
  • 1996-1998 Associate Professor, Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Horticulture.
  • 1990-1996, Lecturer, Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Horticulture.
  • 1981-1990, Assistent, Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agriculture and Horticulture.

III. Research domains of interest:
Vegetable growing technologies, vegetable seed production, mushroom growing.
Professional affiliations:
  • 1996- Historical Society of Agriculture from Romania
  • 1998- Romanian Society of Horticulture
  • 2004- European Society for New Methods in Agricultural Research
  • 2008- Agronomic Body from Romania
  • 2009- Society of Horticulture and Forestry from Transylvania
Significant achievements:
  • Published books – 31, treaties, speciality books, courses.
    • Tratat de Legumicultură, co-author, Ed.Ceres, Bucureşti, 2003, 1182 p. (Romanian Academy Award, Gheorghe Ionescu Sisesti-2005)
    • Cultura legumelor, co-author, Ed.Ceres, Bucureşti, 2005, 607 p. (Academy of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences Award, Teodor Bordeianu, 2007)
  • Scientific papers total, 176 (116 in national research journals and 60 in foreign research journals), 52 communications to various national and international events.
Research grants: – between 1981-1997, member in 53 grants.
  • Grant director, 2 CNCSIS grants (2000-2005), partner in 2 CEEX (2006-2010), a PN II and 2 CERES (2002-2005), director of 2 “Innovation Circles” projects ( 2013-2014 ) :
  • Collaborator at an international grant with Universitatea Freiburg-Germany (2002-2005)

IV. Other mentions:
  • Vice Dean, Faculty of Horticulture (2000-2004);
  • Dean, Faculty of Horiculture (2004-2008);
  • Director RFID department (2008-2012);
  • Member in the board of -Agricultural and Forestry Sciences CNATDCU, to acknowledge Professor titles, Lecturer, Scientific reasercher degree I and II, from 2006 to 2010;
  • Member in the board of permanent experts- ARACIS, Board 8-Agricultural, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine Sciences, (2006-2008), and board 14 (institutional credentials) from 2008
  • Member in the board of  Agricultural, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine Sciences CNCSIS,    (2008-2011);
  • Associate member of Academy of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences ( 2010-2015).

October, 2016

Prof. Alexandru-Silviu APAHIDEAN, PhD