Babes-Bolyai University: new rector

On 20 March 2020, Babes-Bolyai University elected a new rector. SGroup would like to give Prof Daniel DAVID (PhD) a warm welcome!

Daniel DAVID is an “Aaron T. Beck” professor of clinical psychology and psychotherapy (clinical cognitive sciences) at Babeş-Bolyai University (UBB) of Cluj-Napoca. He is the founding director of the UBB Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy and the President of the International Institute for the Advanced Studies of Psychotherapy and Applied Mental Health. 

Since 2009 he is an adjunct professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, U.S.A., and the director of the research programme of Albert Ellis Institute, New York, U.S.A. Prof. Daniel David was a member of the Scientific Review Group in Social Sciences of the European Science Foundation. Between 2016 and 2020 he was the UBB Vice-Rector for research, competitiveness-excellence and scientific publications and the Executive Director of the “STAR-UBB” Institute. In 2017, Daniel David was elected President of the Romanian Association of Psychologists.