Sergiu Musteata is a Professor in the Faculty of History and Geography at the Ion Creangă State Pedagogical University of Moldova. He holds his Ph.D. in history from Al.I. Cuza University, Iași, Romania (1999). Musteata is a former Fulbright research fellow at the University of Maryland, an OSI scholar at the University of California-Berkeley, Stanford University, and the Central European University, Budapest, Hungary. He was a DAAD and Humboldt Foundation fellow and visiting professor at Frankfurt am Main, Bonn, Freiburg im Breisgau, Braunschweig universities. In 2017 he was hosted by Uppsala University Campus Gotland as a senior scientist of the Swedish Institute’s Visby Programme in 2016. He is the author of 8 monographs, more than 300 scientific publications, editor of over 20 books, and editor of two journals. His major academic interests are history of Eastern Europe, cultural heritage preservation and textbooks analysis.