Dana Badau is Professor at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Tirgu Mures, Faculty of Medicine, Department M2, Discipline of Motor Sciences. She graduates from the Transilvania University of Brasov, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Physical Education and Sport in 1995 and receive the Ph.D degree from National Academy of Physical Education and Sport of Bucharest in 2005. Between 2000 - 2012 she worked in Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, George Baritiu University of Brasov, where she was Dean between 2008– 2012. Since 2015 in additional she works as PhD supervisor at Interdisciplinary Doctoral School of Transilvania University from Brasov. She is the author and co-author of 9 books, as well as more than 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings indexing ISI Web of Knowledge and BDI. At present she is member of Editorial Board and Scientific Board in several indexing journals.
Dana Badau Research Interests are Kinetoprophylaxy, Physical education, Physical wellness, Fitness, Assesment of fitness and movements.