PhD Miro Kovač
Minister from 23.1.2016. to 20.10.2016.


Born:
September 20th 1968 in Split

 

Marital status:
married with three children

 

Foreign languages:
• English, French, German
• Dutch, Italian (passive knowledge)

 

Education:
• PhD in History ofInternational Relations from the Sorbonne Nouvelle University in Paris (Doctorat en Histoire des relations internationales)

 

State administration work experience:
• 2015. – elected member of Croatian Parliament
• 2014. – appointed international secretary of Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ)
• 2008. – appointed ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary in Berlin
• 2006. – attained rank of ambassador at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration
• 2004. – assistant minister of foreign affairs
• 2003. – minister-counsellor at Croatian Embassy in Paris
• 2001. – counsellor at the Croatian Embassy in Brussels
• 1999. – Office of the President, assistant advisor for Euro-Atlantic integration
• 1995. – Office of the President, Information Department

 

Publications:
• La France, la création du royaume “yougoslave” et la question croate, 1914-1929, Bern, Berlin, Brussels, Frankfurt a. M., New York, Oxford, Vienna: Peter Lang, 2001., 398 pgs.
• “The Dissolution of Austria-Hungary and the Birth of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes in Light of French Politics (from October to December 1918), Modern History Magazine #1, 2003, pgs. 141-172
• “France and the Croatian Issue, 1914-1929”, Zagreb: Dom i svijet, 2005, 363 pgs.
• “La Croatie et l'Union européenne, 1990-2004”, Lukic, Renéo, La politique étrangère
• de la Croatie de son indépendance à nos jours, 1991-2006, Laval: Presses universitaires
• de l'Université de Laval, 2006, 316 pgs.