Prof. Dr. Ir. Dean Vučinić is a Professor in Communications in the Foundation Programme/European Business Communication Programme at the Brussels School of Governance of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.
Before joining Brussels School of Governance, he was guest Professor and Senior Research scientist at the VUB Faculty of Engineering Sciences (IR), as member of its 2 departments: Mechanical Engineering (MECH) and Electronics & Informatics (ETRO). He is also Visiting Full Professor at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology (FERIT), University of Osijek, and at the Technical Faculty, University of Pula (UNIPU), both in Croatia.
His work is mostly related to Research and Development (R&D) projects, and his interest covers the topics of Scientific Visualization, Modelling and Simulation, Optimization methodologies and techniques, which are very often found together in solving complex problems within the multidisciplinary engineering and computer science domains. Since 1988 at VUB, he successfully participated in more than 20 European projects under the European Frameworks, EUREKA/ITEA and Tempus educational programs. Due to his international presence, he is promoting and encouraging international cooperation in research and development, and education, just mentioning some of the realized initiatives with USA, Canada, Russia, Brazil, India, Egypt and Japan, among others.
He is the European Commission expert in H2020 and member of international organizations: AIAA, IEEE, ACM, SAE & ASME.