Sergiu-Lucian Raiu, PhD

With seven years of experience in research, doctor in sociology, Sergiu-Lucian Raiu is a young researcher in the social field. His areas of interest are sociology of youth, transition to adulthood and transition from school to work. He finished his PhD Thesis in Sociology in 2016 with title: The Emergent Adult: Transition from School to Work at Babeș-Bolyai University Cluj-Napoca. The field of autism is new to him, but also challenging at the same time. He managed through advocacy, together with a team of specialists in the field of autism, to mobilize the NGOs in Romania to fight for the rights of people with autism by creating a coalition of NGOs that proposed a public policy to improve the service system for children with autism.