Dumitru Borţun has been awarded with the title of “Doctor in Philosophy”, and he is associate professor of the Communication and Public Relations Faculty of the National School of Political Sciences and Administration (SNSPA). There, he holds classes on “Analysis of Public Speech” and “Semiotics. Language’s Theory”, and “Psichology of Communication”.
He published over 60 essays, studies, articles and interviews in collective volumes, scientific works, and culture magazines, as well as in the daily press. Also, he is the author of many collegiate manuals and books, like “The Epistemological Foundations of Communication” (Ars Docendi, 2002) and “Public Relations in the New Society” (Tritonic, 2005).
Starting with 1995, Dumitru Borţun is one of the founding members of the Romanian Association of Public Relations Professionals, ARRP. The General Assembly of March 2nd 2005 elected him the President of ARRP, and the General Assembly of May 29nd 2008 elected him the Chairman of the Honorary Jury of ARRP.