Turkish Embassy in Belgrade

Ambassador's Biography

      CURRICULUM  VITAE

   

Name and Surname    : Tanju Bilgiç                                                  
Place and date of birth : Gümaşhane - 20/09/1971                                          
Marital status               : Single                                                      
Foreign language         : English, French, Russian (intermediate)               
Education status          : PhD                               
Undergraduate             : Ankara University - International Relations, 1993     
Master's Degree            : Padua University,  İtaly - Human Rights and           
                                        Democratisation Programme, 2003      
PhD                               : Gazi University, Ankara - International Relations, 2012

 

  

PREVIOUS POSITIONS:

 

  Prime Ministry, Undersecretariat of Treasury and Foreign Trade – Assistant Expert

  09/03/1994    12/07/1994

 

  Prime Ministry, Undersecretariat of Treasury – Assistant Expert

  12/07/1994    28/12/1995

 

  MoFA, Directorate General of North America – Attaché

  28/12/1995    20/11/1996

 

  Military  Service

  20/11/1996     20/07/1997            

 

  MoFA, Directorate General for the Middle East, Iraq, Iran – Attaché

  20/07/1997     28/08/1998

 

  Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Sarajevo – Third Secretary  

  28/08/1998       15/09/2000

 

  Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Copenhagen, Second Secretary

  15/09/2000       15/10/2003

 

  MoFA, Directorate General for Multilateral Affairs – First Secretary
 

  15/10/2003       01/09/2005

 

  Permanent Representative to the Council of Europe in Strasbourg – Counsellor

  01/09/2005        01/09/2008

 

  MoFA, Department of Cyprus and Greece – Head of Section/ Department

  01/09/2008       28/09/2011

 

  Consulate General of the Republic of Turkey in St. Petersburg, Russia – Consul General

  28/09/2011      01/01/2014

 

  Spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  01/01/2014       24/11/2016

 

  Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey in Belgrade

  24/11/2016         --------------

  

  BOOKS PUBLISHED :

         

  1, Myth or Reality: Human Rights Protection in the Foreign Policy of the EU (published in  

      English, 2003)

  2. Human Rights in Foreign Policy within the Framework of the US Practices (published in  

      Turkish, 2014)