Sorin Dumitru Ducaru

Ambassador Romania





Honorary Romanian Consul Lia Roberts, Romanian Ambassador Sorin Dumitru Ducaru and wife Carmen Ducaru

Las Vegas, Nevada August 21, 2006




Sorin Dumitru Ducaru




           June 22 1964, Baia-Mare, ROMANIA

CITIZENSHIP:                  Romanian

MARITAL STATUS:         Married, two children



Since 1993 Diplomat in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania

          1993-1994: Expert in the Policy Planning Division on Euro-Atlantic Integration Issues

          1994-1995: Counselor to the Minister

          1995-1996: Director of the Minister's office & Spokesman

          1996-1997: Head of the Division for NATO, WEU and Strategic Issues

          1998-2000: Minister Counselor, Deputy Chief of Mission at the Romanian Embassy in Washington DC;

          2000-2001: Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Romania to the United Nations – New York



         1970-1978: German School, Rīsnov, Romania

          1978-1982: General Knowledge High-School "Dr.I..Mesota", Brasov, Romania - (Baccalaureate in 1982)

          1983-1988: Faculty of Electronics, Polytechnic Institute Bucharest - Graduated in 1988 with a Master in Sciences in
                           Applied Electronics

          1990-1992: Post-graduate studies at the Romanian National School of Political Science and Public Administration|
                           (NSPSPA), Dept. of International Relations
- Graduated with the maximum final average grade

          1992-1993: Postgraduate studies at the Amsterdam School of International Relations (ASIR), University of Amsterdam.
                           (TEMPUS scholarship)

                                                - Graduated "with distinction" in June 1993

                                                - MA in International Relations, in July 1993

          July 2005: PhD in International Economics


            1985-1988:   Editor-in-chief of the students' magazine 'ING'.

            1988-1990:   Engineer at the Brasov Telecommunications Company.

            1990-1991:   Researcher at the Institute for Automation Bucharest.

            Since 1993: Associated lecturer in 'European Studies' at The Romanian National School for Political Studies
                               and Public Administration, Dept. of International Relations.


Languages:       Romanian, English, German (fluent), French (good)

Computers:      Regular use of word processing, data base, graphics/film editing; software


- Music, playing the guitar and keyboards

- Photography and film;

- Sports (especially ski and tennis).