President of Ukraine

Chief of the Head Department for Foreign Policy and European Integration of the Presidential Administration

ZHOVKVA Ihor Ivanovych

BIOGRAPHY

Position

Chief of the Head Department for Foreign Policy and European Integration of the Presidential Administration, since September 1, 2014

Nationality

Ukraine

Date of birth

October 22, 1979

Place of birth

Kyiv

Education

Complete higher education, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Institute of International Relations, 2001, Master in International Relations, English translator;

Higher education, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Institute of International Relations, 2000, Bachelor in International Relations, English translator

Science Degree

Ph.D. in Political Science, 2005; Associate Professor, 2014

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English – fluent; Polish, German – medium level;

Took the oath of civil servant

June 3, 2002

Rank of civil servant

3rd rank (July 1, 2009)

Diplomatic rank

Envoy Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the First Class (December 22, 2014)

Work experience

Over 17 years

Civil service experience

Over 11 years

WORK EXPERIENCE

09.1996 - 06.2001

Student of the Institute of International Relations of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv;

10.2001 - 03.2005

Postgraduate student of the Institute of International Relations of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv;

06.2002 - 12.2002

Assistant-Consultant of the people's deputy of Ukraine, Kyiv;

12.2002 - 04.2005

Chief Consultant of the Office for European and Euroatlantic Integration of the Head Office for the Foreign Policy Affairs of the Presidential Administration, Kyiv;

04.2005 - 12.2005

Chief Consultant of the Office for Euroatlantic Integration of the Department for the European and Euroatlantic Integration of the Head Foreign Policy Service of the Presidential Secretariat, Kyiv;

12.2005 - 03.2006

Chief Consultant of the Office for Euroatlantic Integration of the Department for the European and Euroatlantic Integration of the Head Foreign Policy Service of the Presidential Secretariat, Kyiv;

03.2006 - 12.2006

Chief of the Office for Euroatlantic Integration of the Department for the European and Euroatlantic Integration of the Head Foreign Policy Service of the Presidential Secretariat, Kyiv;

12.2006 - 04.2007

Deputy Head of the European and Euroatlantic Integration Service - Chief of the Office for Euroatlantic Integration of the Head Foreign Policy Service of the Presidential Secretariat, Kyiv;

04.2007 - 01.2008

Deputy Head of the European and Euroatlantic Integration Department - Chief of the Office for Euroatlantic Integration of the Head Foreign Policy Service of the Presidential Secretariat, Kyiv;

01.2008 - 03.2010

Deputy Head of the Service – Head of the Group, Head of the Service of the Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine of the Secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers, Kyiv;

04.2010 - 09.2010

Chief of the international programs of the International Center for Promising Research;

09.2010 - 06.2011

Director of the Department of the State Agency for the National Projects Management, Kyiv;

06.2011 - 03.2014

Director of the Department of the State Agency of Ukraine on Investments and Management of the National Projects of Ukraine, Kyiv;

03.2014 - 08.2014

Deputy Head of the Service of the Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine of the Secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers, Kyiv;/p>

Since 09.2014

Chief of the Head Department for Foreign Policy and European Integration of the Presidential Administration, Kyiv.