“Lucian Blaga” University of Sibiu is a higher education institution with an old tradition in Romania. At present, ULBS has 9 faculties, including the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, structured in four departments: Department of Journalism, Public Relations, Sociology and Psychology, Department of International Relations, Political Science and Security Studies, Department of History and Heritage, Department for Teaching Staff Training. The faculty organizes undergraduate and masters programs, as well as a doctoral school.
The various specialized programmes host annual conferences and workshops which provide insights on parliamentary history, elites and political parties, new forms of political participation, electoral systems, or developments in the European Union. Lecturers and keynote speakers from a wide range of fields of expertise are invited to ensure transdisciplinarity and to look upon social phenomena from different perspectives.