2015: George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, majoring in regional security, Germany;

2014: Alexandru cel Bun Military Academy, postgraduate course in security and national defense;

2009: George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, studies in security, stability, transition and reconstruction, Germany;

2008:  International Leaders in Education Program, USA;

2007: George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, Advanced Security Studies, Germany;

2004: IMF Institute, studies in economic policies, Vienna, Austria; 

2002-2003: European Institute of Political Studies, a course in Political Studies;

1999: GTZ, studies in macroeconomics, public finance, econometrics, Germany;

1996-1998: National School of Political Sciences and Public Administration, majoring in economic studies, international relations and security, Bucharest, Romania;

1992-1996: Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, Iasi, Romania;

1982-1992: Mihai Eminescu Romanian-French Lyceum, general studies Chisinau, Moldova;  

Professional Experience

2010-2016: Head of the Bureau of Reintegration, State Chancellery of the Republic of Moldova;

2009-2010: Head of Information and Analysis Department, Bureau of Reintegration, State Chancellery of the Republic of Moldova;

2008-2009: Head of Information and Analysis Department, Minister of Reintegration, State Chancellery of the Republic of Moldova;

1999-2009: Lecturer, Academy of Public Administration, Chisinau, Moldova;

2012-present: Permanent Expert, Delegation of the Republic of Moldova in the Joint Control Commission;

2014-present: Chairman, Committee for selecting projects under the program of reintegration activities;

2003: Senior consultant, Ministerial Unit for Reintegration;

1999-2002: Local Expert, Representative of the Swedish Institute for Public Administration in Cahul and Tighina, Moldova;

1998-2002: Expert in European Integration Regional Policy, "Development Strategy" UNDP Project, Center for Strategic Studies and Reforms, Chisinau, Moldova.

Last Income Statement Published in 2013

Gheorghe Balan has an apartment of 69 square meters and declares a monthly salary of about 10 thousand lei. His wife is engaged in the banking system.