With a PhD in Roman Archaeology obtained at the University of Lausanne, a Postdoctoral Research Degree in History and Sociology at the Romanian Academy of Sciences, and an EU Habilitation to direct PhDs in History and related sciences, Laurent Chrzanovski is Professor at the doctoral Schools of the Universities Lyon II and Sibiu. He regularly holds postdoctoral courses within several major EU Universities. He is the author/editor of 21 books, of more than a hundred scientific articles and of as many general-public articles.
In the frame of cyber security, Laurent Chrzanovski is member and contractual consultant of the ITU roster of experts. He founded and manages the yearly congress “Cybersecurity in Romania. A Central European public-private dialogue platform » (cybersecurity-romania.ro), organized in partnership with the ITU (UN-Geneva), and a number of Romanian and foreign institutions. In the same spirit and with the same partnerships, he is co-founder of the first Romanian-written cyber security quarterly journal, Cybersecurity Trends (cybersecuritytrends.ro).
His main domains of study are the human behaviors vs. the digital world and the assurance of finding the right balance between security and privacy for the e-citizens.