Dr. Victor Popescu

Victor PopescuVictor Popescu (born 1997) works as researcher at  the ”Alexandru Dragomir” Institute from Bucharest and as an editor for ”Trei” Publishing House. He earned a PhD degree at the ”Babeș-Bolyai” University from Cluj-Napoca with a thesis regarding the Husserlian phenomenology of values and idealisation. He obtained an M.A. in contemporary philosophy at Paris XII University (Val-de-Marne) with a dissertation on philosophy of spatial perception in Husserl and C. Stumpf. His main areas of research interest are: media ethics, value phenomenology and Husserlian philosophy. His interest in media ethics derives not only from theoretical reasons, but also from his practical experience in journalism – he worked as reporter in different media institutions, such as the ”Cotidianul” daily or the National Public Radio.
His main areas of research interest are: media ethics, value phenomenology and Husserlian philosophy.
Email address: victor.popescu77@gmail.com.


Articles (selection)

  • Victor Popescu, Bloggers providing an „antidote” to editorial misconduct. A case study from Romania (forthcoming);
  • Victor Popescu, Bloggers, Journalism and Epistemic Responsibility (in press), in Valentin Mureșan and Shunzo  Majima (eds.), Applied Ethics. Perspectives from Romania, Center for Applied Ethics and Philosophy, Hokkaido University, 2013, pp. 276-291;
  • Victor Popescu, Husserl and Professional Virtues. A Phenomenological Approach to Media Ethics, in Studia UBB Philosophia (vol. 56, nr. 3/2011);
  • Victor Popescu, Husserl and Professional Virtues. A phenomenological approach to media ethics, in Studia UBB. Philosophia, LVI, no. 3, Cluj-Napoca, 2011, pp. 127-139;
  • Victor Popescu, Zur Situation der Humanwissenschaften in Rumaenien nach 1989. Ein Ueberblick(with Mădălina Diaconu), in Dimitri Ginev (hrsg.), Die Geisteswissenschaften im europäishen Diskurs. Band 2: Osteuropa, Studien Verlag, Innsbruck, 2010, pp. 19-37;
  • Victor Popescu, Ressentiment et mémoire. Le paradigme égalitariste dans la Roumanie contemporainein Ion Copoeru, Alexander Schnell (eds.),Recherches phénoménologiques actuelles en Roumanie et en France, Georg Olms Verlag, Hildesheim, 2006, pp. 151-166;
  • Victor Popescu, La phénoménologie du sommeil: Husserl et Dragomirin Revue roumaine de philosophie, vol. 50, 2006, pp. 241-249;
  • Victor Popescu, Le géomètre et son espace. Valéry face à la phenomenology, in Revue roumaine de philosophie, vol. 48/1-2 (2004), Bucharest, pp. 107-117;
  • Victor Popescu, L’espace perceptif chez Husserl et Stumpf, in Studia Phaenomenologica, vol. III (2003), 1-2, pp. 115-133.