Trainer (1991), assistant (1991-1995), doctor (1998), lecturer (1995-2004) and from 2004 until now associate professor at the "Faculty of Economics and Business Management", "Babes Bolyai" University Cluj-Napoca.
Conf.univ. dr. Marinela Gheres is part of the teaching and research staff of the Marketing Department and holds the disciplines of Environmental Economics, Natural Resources Economics, Technical and Economic Applications in the Environment, Agrotourism, International Tourism, Economics of Rural Industries and Services, Agri-Food Projects and environmental - bachelor's, master's and doctoral school level. In the two decades of didactic activity, he proposed new interactive courses that enjoyed a real success, being a teacher with a great vocation, rigorous scientific, original, creative and with the necessary strength to support his scientific endeavor and disciples.
The scientific research activity materialized in 20 courses, books, monographs, 155 published scientific papers and 17 research contracts.
He initiated and led the master's degree in "Natural Resources Economics" and the Association "Projects of EcoEconomists", obtaining awards of excellence and performance scholarships on research topics of great scientific interest. He collaborates with numerous educational and research institutions, specialized publications and scientific and professional societies of high academic standing.
Only the last representative editorials are mentioned Environmental economics (2008) Rural tourism-absorption of European funds (2009) Economic projects in the fields of agri-food, environment, tourism (2009), Map of the entrepreneur in agrotourism (2010), Rural tourism-tatat (2010) , Sustainable management of rural communities and tourism (2010).
He completed specialization internships - documentaries and advanced courses at prestigious universities in the country and abroad (Hungary, Austria, Germany and Spain).
Conf.univ. dr. GHEORGHE SAVOIU, University of Pitesti, Faculty of Economic Sciences, Romania is (Co) Author of over 20 books: Rural tourism (2010), Applied statistical thinking (2010), Econometrics (2009), Exploratory Domains of Econophysics. News EDEN I&II (2009), Statistics-A scientific way of thinking (2007), World population between explosion and demographic implosion (2006), Marketing research and modeling. Quantitative methods in market research (2005), The universe of prices and interpreter indices (2001), etc.
(Co) author of more than 200 articles published in journals and conferences Major areas of interest: statistics, econometrics, ecology, marketing research, management methods, demography, the universe of prices and interpreter indices, rural tourism.
The initiator of the formation of the young Economic Chambers, creator of the first organization of this kind in the country, in Pitesti, in 1990, obtaining the international affiliation to JCE-Paris.
He participated as a member of the commission for economic and social development (CDES-Arges) with responsibilities from Constantin Brancoveanu-Pitesti University, on externally funded projects, and contributed to the proposal, drafting, management, completion and evaluation of their impact.
Newer concerns concern change management, communication and negotiation, along with improving the methods of analyzing managerial effectiveness through the new method of the four "E" (effectiveness, efficient economy, effectiveness). The management and statistics of rare climatic events (disasters) have been recent concerns and exposures.