Employment History





  • Moderator of Young Cultural Policy Researchers Forum (part-time), Laboratory for European Cultural Cooperation, www.labforculture.org (2009-2011)
  • Website Manager, Chief Editor and Senior Consultant (part-time), Laboratory for European Cultural Cooperation, European Cultural Foundation, www.culturalfoundation.eu, www.labforculture.org (2005-2008)


  • Director, Center for Intercultural and Social Development, Montreal, Canada


Member of the Editorial Committee,  Canadian Cultural Observatory, Department of Canadian Heritage, Ottawa, Canada, www.culturescope.ca (2003-2004)


Director, Arts and Culture Network  Program, Soros Foundations’ Network (the Open Society Institute Headquarter, Budapest, www.osi.hu).


  • Dean of Department, Social and Cultural Management and  Economics, University of National and World Economy, Sofia (1997-2000)
  • Tutor, Lecturer and Consultant, Management and Marketing, the Open University, London / School of Management, Sofia (1995-1999)
  • Full-time Professor on Cultural Management and Economics, Department of Social and Cultural Management and Economics, University of National and World Economy, Sofia


  • Founder and President of the Balkan Arts Foundation (1993-1997)
  • Academic Director, Arts Management Program, New Bulgarian University, Sofia (1996-1999)


  • Assistant, Economic and Commercial Department, Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Sofia, Bulgaria


  • Consultant, advisor and trainer with the Civil Society Development Foundation and the Democracy Network  (1989-1995)
  • Consultant to the Bulgarian Ministry of Culture and Trade Union of Bulgarian Actors; Participation at the ad hoc Legislative Committees (1989-1992)
  • PhD researcher; Graduate Research Assistant on Economics and Management of the Arts, Institute of Labor Studies/Economic University, Sofia (1986-1991)
  • Researcher,  Management Consultant, Orgsystem State Co., Sofia (1985-1986)

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