Iulia Brici is a graduate of the bachelor's and master's degree studies at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca. She is currently a phD candidate at the Doctoral School of the same faculty, in the Finance field. She also collaborates with the Finance Department of the faculty as an associate professor. The research area can be identified in the field of economic and financial crime, in the context of digitalization. She is the author and co-author of several scientific articles on this topic. Other areas of interest are: tax evasion, corruption, money laundering, fraud, corporate finance, insurance, public finance.