Alina Vasiliu is a journalist with a background in English and Romanian philology and literature from the University of Bucharest. She has worked in various regional media since 1995, first as a reporter, then as department chief, deputy editor-in-chief, editor-in-chief and media manager in Constanta, Romania. Since 2009, she has taught journalism at the Communication and Political Sciences Department of the Andrei Şaguna University, Constanţa. Alina has worked as communication expert for a European project aimed at developing human resources in education. She is also a contributor to Hotnews.ro, a national news portal.