Stefan has been involved in teaching and educational research in higher education since 1994. His research in learning and teaching and new pedagogies is reflected in over 60 national and international publications through world recognized publishers. Stefan Popenici is currently working in Australia at the Centre for the Study of Higher Education, University of Melbourne, and holds the title of Associate Director of Imaginative Education Research Group at Simon Fraser University in Canada.
Stefan has an extensive international experience in higher education, including Australia, USA, UK, Israel, Austria, Canada, China, France, Italy, Hungary, Philippines, Serbia, Republic of Moldova, Portugal, Spain, Poland, Romania, Belgium, Georgia and New Zealand. With a strong record of professional accomplishments, Stefan was awarded the highest honour in education by the President of Romania, The Order “Merit of Education” in rank of Knight.