THE TEAM EAGSS AND AUTHORS

THE TEAM EAGSS

The President of the Board of Directors

PhD Constantin CORNEANU

e-mail: president [a] aesgs.ro

Vice-president of the Board of Directors

Mugur JIANU

e-mail: vicepresident [a] aesgs.ro

General Secretary

Mihaela GOLBAN  

e-mail: office [a] aesgs.ro

The Board of Directors

I. The Board of Directors (21.10.2009 – 27.01.2011)

The President of the Board of Directors – PhD Constantin CORNEANU

Vice-president of the Board of Directors – avocat Adrian ISCRU

General Secretary – Mihaela GOLBAN

II. The Board of Directors (27.01.2011 – 30.11.2011)

The President of the Board of Directors – PhD Constantin CORNEANU

Vice-president of the Board of Directors – Manuel DONESCU

General Secretary – Mihaela GOLBAN

III. The Board of Directors  (30.11.2011 – 05.12.2015)

The President of the Board of Directors – PhD Constantin CORNEANU

Vice-president of the Board of Directors – avocat Mugur JIANU

General Secretary – Mihaela GOLBAN

IV. III. The Board of Directors  (05.12.2015 – )

The President of the Board of Directors – PhD Constantin CORNEANU

Vice-president of the Board of Directors – avocat Mugur JIANU

General Secretary – Mihaela GOLBAN)

President of the Board of Directors

PhD Constantin CORNEANU
Is a founding member and has been the President of the ”Gheorghe I. Brătianu” European Association for Geopolitical and Strategic Studies (EAGSS) Board of Directors since September 2009 and coordinator of the International Relations Department, Geopolitical and Strategic AnalysisHas a PhD in history since May 25, 2003, with a thesis related to the geopolitical situation of Romania during the Second World War era. He graduated from the Faculty of History, at the University of Bucharest (class of 1994) and the National Defense College (class of 1998). He is a founding member and president of the Executive Committee of the „Gheorghe I. Brătianu” European Association of Geopolitical and Strategic Studies (EAGSS) since September 2009. Prior to founding the  „Gheorghe I. Brătianu” EAGSS, he was an adviser for the Romanian Government Office for Relations with the Republic of Moldova (2004 – 2007) and journalist for the Press Trust of the Ministry of National Defense within the TV Pro-Patria and Observatorul Militar newsrooms. He has an experience for over two decades in the field of international relation analysis, his area of expertise including foreign affairs and security policies, especially in the former Soviet region, as well as the relation between the Republic of Moldova and Romania. As an author, he published the following works: Sub povara marilor decizii (The Burden of Great Decisions) (first edition with the Editura Scripta, Bucharest, 2007, 591 p. and the 2nd edition with the Editura Cetatea de Scaun, Târgovişte, 2013, 570 p.); Victorie însângerată. Decembrie 1989 (Bloody Victory. December 1989) (Editura Cetatea de Scaun, Târgovişte, 2014, 736 p.), as well as numerous scientific articles published in magazines such as Europa XXI, Revista de Istorie Militară, Document (Bulleting of the Romanian Military Archives), Dosarele Istoriei, Istorie şi Civilizaţie, Historia, Lumea Magazin. He is a co-editor on the book Prăbuşirea Imperiului Sovietic. „Lecţii” în retrospectivă (The Fall of the Soviet Empire. „Lessons in Hindsight”) (Editura Cetatea de Scaun, Târgovişte, 2012, 297 p.). He was nominated for the Great Prize of the Romanian Press Club for talk shows in 2000 for the TV production Balcanii în flăcări.  During the March 1, 2010 – August 10, 2015, he was a researcher within the Institute of the Romanian Revolution of December 1989 and member of the Scientific Committee of the same institution. He has published numerous studies, articles and editorials dedicated to the Romanian Revolution of December 1989 as researcher and Editorial Director of the Caietele Revoluției (2012) magazine. Is a member of the Romanian Military Club for Euro-Atlantic Thinking. Between 17 August 2018 – 27 May 2019 he served as Deputy Director-General of the Institute of the Romanian Revolution in December 1989 (IRRD 1989). Starting with June 1, 2019, he was appointed Scientific Director IRRD  1989.

Vice-president of the Board of Directors

Mugur JIANU

Has been Vice-President of the Board of Directors of the European Association for Geopolitical and Strategic Studies “Gheorghe I. Bratianu” since November 30, 2011. He graduated from the Faculty of Law (1994) of the Ecological University in Bucharest. Prior to joining the AESGS team, he gained managerial experience within the TAROM National Company (1995 – 2001) and has been a member of the Bucharest Bar Association since 2001.

General Secretary

Mihaela GOLBAN

Has been a founding member and general secretary of the European Association for Geopolitical and Strategic Studies “Gheorghe I. Bratianu” (AESGS) since September 2009. She is a law graduate, an expert in culture and adult education (EU Consult and the University Extension Service, Skaerum Molle, DK – 1996). He graduated from the Faculty of Public Administration of the “Athaeneum” University of Bucharest (2006), postgraduate course in library science and information science at the Faculty of Letters of the University of Bucharest (2007 – 2008) and is the translator of several works of universal literature.

International Relations Department, Geopolitical and Strategic Analysis

PhD Constantin CORNEANU

Is a founding member and has been the President of the ”Gheorghe I. Brătianu” European Association for Geopolitical and Strategic Studies (EAGSS) Board of Directors since September 2009 and coordinator of the International Relations Department, Geopolitical and Strategic Analysis.

Cultural Department

PhD Ioana CIODARU-CEAUŞESCU

Is a graduate of the University of Craiova, Faculty of Letters, specialized in English Language and Literature – French Language and Literature (class of 2003) and of „The Science and Practice of Translation” masters obtained from the Faculty of Letters within the University of Pitețti (2004 – 2006). She has a Ph.D. in philology, with a thesis on Marin Sorescu’s poetry (The Structure and Expressiveness of Poetic Language in the Works of Marin Sorescu). Her interests lie in the cultural, theater and literary field. She graduated from the art management classes at the ARTMARK Art Management Institute and is a  coordinator of the Cultural Department within „Gheorghe I. Brătianu” EAGSS (e-mail: ioanaciodaru@aesgs.ro).

Expert-associates

PhD Sebastian RUSU

Graduate of the Faculty of History of the University of Bucharest (2005) and of L’École Doctorale francophone and Sciences Sociales de l’Europe centrale et orientale (2007). Beneficiary of a master scholarship awarded by the Agence Universitaire of Francophonie (AUF). He is a Doctor of Social Sciences (since 2012) with a thesis dedicated to political and ideological confrontations in the electoral campaigns in Romania in the 4th decade (1930-1940). Specialized in the issues of the Republic of Moldova and of the ex-Soviet space.

 

PhD Nicolae DOLGHIN

Colonel in Reserve, Doctor of Military Sciences, Scientific Researcher I. He graduated from Bucharest University and Military Academy. After 1990 he attended the courses of the Military Academy of the General Staff of the Russian Federation (1990-1992), for military strategy issues, and of the “George C. Marshall” College in Germany (1995) for security issues. He had various roles in the structures of the Ministry of National Defence and in the Presidential Administration. Author of studies and analyses in the field of defence published in Gândirea Militară Românească Magazine. He was co-author and coordinator of works published under the aegis of Editura Militara. After his resignation he worked as a scientific researcher, head of department and scientific manager of the Defence and Security Strategic Studies Centre of “Carol I” National Defence University. He is the author of scientific papers (Geopolitics: dependence on energy resources, Space and the future of war) and of studies published in Impact Strategic and Gândirea Militară Românescă magazines, co-author of papers, studies and analyses published by UNAp Publishing House “Carol I”. He participated with communications in security debates within scientific sessions, seminars and round tables in the country and abroad.

 

EAGSS Expert-associates 2011 – 2017 :

PhD Octavian SERGENTU (2011 – 2012)

PhD Miruna Mădălina TRANDAFIR (2011 – 2012)

PhD Alexandru PURCĂRUȘ (2012 – 2013)

PhD Constantin CORNEANU

PhD Constantin CORNEANU

President EAGSS

Articles

PhD Ioana CIODARU-CEAUȘESCU

PhD Ioana CIODARU-CEAUȘESCU

Director Cultural Department EAGSS

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PhD Sebastian RUSU

PhD Sebastian RUSU

Expert Asociate EAGSS

Articles

PhD Nicolae DOLGHIN

PhD Nicolae DOLGHIN

Expert Asociate EAGSS

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