Catalina Dan_en

Lecturer Cătălina DAN, PhD

Botany

E-mail: catalina.dan@usamvcluj.ro
Date and place of birth: 12 January 1983, Locality Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County.

I. Education:
University studies: University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca, Faculty of Horticulture, Specialization Horticulture, 2006.
PhD studies: 2012, PhD in Horticulture, USAMV Cluj-Napoca, scientific coordinator Prof. dr. Radu E. SESTRAȘ.
Areas of specialization:
Pedagogic course, USAMV Cluj-Napoca, 2002-2005.
Organic crop module, Writtle College, United Kingdom, 2004.
Landscape & Art module, Writtle College, United Kingdom, 2004.
Traditional & Contemporary planting, environmental science, Writtle College, United Kingdom, 2004.
Master of science in Management- Agribusiness, 2006-2008.
Post-doc, Horticulture- plant breeding, 2014-2015.

II. Academic experience:
  • 2009-2011: Researcher, USAMV Cluj-Napoca.
  • 2014-2017: Technician, Ecology, Department II, Horticulture Faculty, USAMV Cluj-Napoca.
  • 2015-2016: Associate professor, Practical works at Botany, Horticulture and Landscape architecture, Ist year.
  • 2016-2017: Associate professor, Course and Practical works at Botany, Horticulture and Landscape architecture, Ist year.
  • 2017-present: Lecturer, Course and Practical works at Botany, Horticulture and Landscape architecture, Ist year.

III. Research domains of interest:

Plant breeding, Biodiversity, Bio-conservation, Botany.

Professional affiliations:
  • Horticulture and Forestry Society from Transylvania, SHST, 2014-present.

Significant achievements:
Books: 1, as co-author: ”Plant anatomy and morphology: seminar”, 2016.
Scientific papers: 10 scientific papers published in speciality reviews, journals, etc. from which: 5 as first author, 1 rated  ISI and 5 as co-author.

Research grants: Member in 7 research projects (CNCSIS, Grant PN II Parteneriate, ADER, Posdru).                                          

Other mentions:
Executive Editor (2009-present)  la Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici Cluj-Napoca (ISI Plant Sciences, http://notulaebotanicae.ro/); Notulae Scientia Biologicae (http://notulaebiologicae.ro/).

March, 2017                                                                                                   
  
Lecturer Cătălina DAN, PhD