Adrian GROZAVU is a Full Professor at the Department of Geography of Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi. He teaches the courses of the disciplines Natural and Anthropogenic Risks, Physical Geography, Geomorphology, Cartography and Topography coordinating numerous graduation studies. He published 4 books, 3 book chapters and 72 articles in national and international peer-reviewed journals, particularly in the field of geomorphology, land use dynamics, natural and anthropogenic hazards, risks to human communities. His research interests focus on the diagnostic analysis of hazards, but especially the exposure and vulnerability components of the risk equation, where such evaluations become essential in the research of any type of risk. Particular attention is paid to assessing the different dimensions of vulnerability (physical, environmental, economic, social) and the integration of new assessment methods and indicators.