Dumitrița Holdiș works for CEU Democracy Institute's Center for Media, Data and Society's (CMDS) as a Project Officer for the Journalism Breakthroughs and Media Influence Matrix projects. Previously she has been working for the Center for Independent Journalism in Bucharest, Romania where she managed projects on media freedoms, journalism and hate speech. She conducted research in funding, disinformation and media representation in the past. She is also a podcast enthusiast. She created podcasts for the Central European University, the New Books Network and Radio Civic Sfântu Gheorghe, a community radio based in the Danube Delta in Romania. Together with Ian M. Cook she initiated a podcasting program at CEU, which resulted in building the first podcasting studio at the university, a Podcast Library and podcasting and sound studies courses introduced for students, staff and faculty. She holds an MA degree from CEU’s Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology.