Gen. (Ret.) Mihail Ionescu
General Mihail Ionescu was born on January 14th, 1948 in Ploiesti, Romania. He is a professor within the Department of International Relations, National University of Political Studies and Public Administration (SNSPA), since 1992. Since 2004, he is major general in reserve. He was Head of the Direction of Integration NATO/UEO of the Ministry of National Defense and, since 2000, he is director of the Institute of Political Sciences of Defense and Military History. In 2005 he received the title of co-chair of the Working Group for the Extended Black Sea Region of the Partnership for Peace Consortium of Defense Academies and Security Studies Institutes.