Carmen Cozma was born in 1961 in Jassy, where she studied music at „Octav Băncilă” College of Arts, and philosophy at „Al.I.Cuza” University. In 1984, she graduated the Faculty of History and Philosophy with a thesis about semiotics of music. In 1996, she received her Ph.D. in philosophy from the „Al.I.Cuza” University of Jassy, with a thesis of ethics.

She is Professor at the Faculty of Philosophy, „Al.I.Cuza” University, teaching: ethics; deontology of social work; phenomenology; professional ethics; research ethics.

She is member of International Society of Phenomenology and Sciences of Life (World Phenomenology Institute, Hanover); deputy editor-in-chief of Cultura. International Journal of Philosophy of Culture and Axiology („Al.I.Cuza” University, Jassy); member in the editorial board of the Journal Art and Artistic Education („Alecu Russo” State University, Bălţi – Academy of Music, Theater and Fine Arts, Kishinev).

She is performing various activities of teaching, research, lecturing, and advising trainers for a doctor’s degree in ethics.

Visiting Professor at „Alecu Russo” State University of Bălţi, Republic of Moldavia (1998) and at “St. Joseph” College, West Hartford, Connecticut, USA (2005).

She attended important conferences and congresses in philosophy organized in Romania and abroad (Brazil, England, Italy, Latvia, Mexico, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Turkey, and USA).

She published books, textbooks, many studies and articles in volumes and in professional journals edited in Bălţi, Boston, Braga, Brasília, Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Dordrecht, Galaţi, Istanbul, Jassy, Kishinev, Ljubljana, and Suceava.