- Lesya Ilchenko-Syuyva, Kyiv-Mohyla School of Governance, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Kyiv, Ukraine, email@example.com
- Jaroslav Dvorak, Klaipeda University, Klaipeda, Lithuania, Jaroslav.firstname.lastname@example.org
- Mihaela Victorita Carausan, National School of Political Sciences and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania, email@example.com
Her professional development includes trainings followed at the Centre International de Formation Européenne from Nice, France (1998), Venice Commission – Council of Europe (2001 and 2007), the Romanian Institute of Diplomacy (2010) and Complutense University of Madrid (2013).
Carausan has published widely in the areas of administrative law, street-level bureaucracy, regulatory impact assessment, citizens’ participation and public integrity. Her recent research has focused on monitoring and evaluation of public procurement, and she authored more than 50 articles and books in the areas of interests. She collaborates with different journals as member of the scientific committees or as reviewer. Dr. Carausan received her PhD from the University of Craiova in European Union law and her Master’s from the University "NicolaeTitulescu”. She coordinated different Romanian and European research and educational projects, and she is a member of the American Society of Public Administration, American Evaluation Association and European Law Institute.
The papers can address not only recommendations for further research, but also practical points for practitioners. In this respect, collaborative papers between researchers/academics and practitioners are highly welcomed.
All papers should include at least, but not limited to, the following sections: introduction; background of the chosen issue; literature review; objective of the study; research methodology; analysis; main findings and policy implications; ideas and recommendations for further research.