Diploma in Engineering, University Craiova, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University Craiova, 1997.
Engineer Electroputere, Craiova, 1977—1981. Assistant University Craiova, 1981—1990, lecturer, 1990—1998, associate professor, 1998—2003, head department automatic control, 2002—2004, dean faculty automation, computers and electronics, 2004—2008, professor, since 2003, vice-rector, since 2008.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Romanian Society Automation and Technology Informatics.
Married Dorina Zamfir. Children: Elvira, Irina.