The Romanian Society for Phenomenology was founded in 2000 to promote research in phenomenology, coordinate the development of this discipline in Romania, and help constitute a specialized phenomenological community in Romania. The Society is a founding member of the Organization of the Phenomenological Organizations.
The Romanian Society for Phenomenology was founded by Roxana Albu, Gabriel Cercel, Cătălin Cioabă, Cristian Ciocan, Virgil Ciomoş, Magdalena Cojocea, Gabriel Liiceanu, Bogdan Mincă, Aurelian Popa, Mihai Şora, Bogdan Tătaru-Cazaban, Andrei Timotin, and Laura Tuşa-Ilea.
The aim of the society is to promote the phenomenology in Romania, by organizing conferences, seminars, and workshops, and by stimulating a professional community of researchers. The main publication of the Romanian Society for Phenomenology is the international yearbook Studia Phaenomenologica, founded in 2001.
Since May 2002, the Society has been editing the Newsletter of Phenomenology. This free newsletter includes up-to-date information regarding the most important events in the field of phenomenology. Since 2007, the Society has also been editing the Newsletter of the Romanian Philosophy, a newsgroup powered by Google. The main publication of the Romanian Society for Phenomenology is the international yearbook Studia Phaenomenologica.