Doctor Honoris Causa

Doctor Honoris Causa

The SNSPA academic community includes international personalities who have played a special role in promoting and developing research areas relevant for SNSPA.

Among the honorary members of the academic community of our university there are SNSPA Doctor Honoris Causa holders:

  • Lord George Robertson of Port Ellen
    NATO Secretary General (2003);
  • Vladimir Tismăneanu
    Professor of Political Sciences at Maryland University, USA (2003);
  • Ion Iliescu
    President of Romania (2004);
  • Peter Schieder
    President of the European Council Parliament (2004);
  • Lord Anthony Giddens
    Professor of Sociology at Cambridge University, Great Britain (2007);
  • Jonathan Scheele
    Director of Trans-European Transport Networks in the General Directorate for Energy and Transport within the European Commission (2009);
  • Francisco Aldecoa Luzarraga
    Dean of the Faculty of Political Sciences and Sociology, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain (2009);
  • Geert Bouckert
    Director of the Public Management Institute, Leuven, Belgium, (2010);
  • Jan Sadlak
    Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Academy of Social and Humanity Studies in Warsaw, Poland (2010);
  • Irina Bokova
    UNESCO General Director (2011);
  • Mugur Isărescu
    Governor of the National Bank of Romania (2011);
  • Jamie Shea
    Deputy assistant to the NATO Secretary General for emerging security threats (2011);
  • Martin Schulz
    President of the European Parliament (2012);
  • Lee B. Becker
    Cox International Centre Director, University of Georgia (2012);
  • Nicolae Manolescu
    Romania’s Ambassador to UNESCO (2012);
  • Dominique Wolton
    Director of the Institute of Communication Sciences from the Centre national de la recherche scientifique, Paris (2013);
  • Guy Verhofstadt
    Leader of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) in the European Parliament (2013);
  • Florin Georgescu
    Prime Vice-Governor of the National Bank of Romania (2013);
  • Mihai Tănăsescu
    Vice-president of the European Investment Bank (EIB) (2013).