About MND

Minister Profile

Minister of National Defense Jeong Kyeongdoo

Date of Birth : 8th February, 1960 (Lunar Calendar)

Education Background

Education
Period Education
2012 Advanced Policy Course,
Chungnam University School of Peace & Security
2005 Air War College Course
Japan Air Self-Defense Force Air Staff College
2002 MBA, Hannam University
1995 Command and Staff Course
Japan Air Self-Defense Force Air Staff College
1982 ROK Air Force Academy
1978 Jinju Daea High School

Career History

Career History
Period Career History
2018 ~ 46th Minister of National Defense
2017 ~ 2018 Chairman, ROK Joint Chiefs of Staff
2015 ~ 2017 Chief of Staff, ROK Air Force
2015 ~ 2015 Chief Director, Strategic Planning, Join Chiefs of Staff
2014 ~ 2015 Vice Chief of Staff, ROK Air Force
2013 ~ 2014 Commander, ROK Air Force Southern Combat Command
2011 ~ 2013 Director, Forces Planning, ROK Air Force HQ
2011 ~ 2011 Commander, Gyeryongdae Service Support Group
2009 ~ 2011 Commander, 1st Fighter Wing
2008 ~ 2009 Commandant of Cadets, ROK Air Force Academy
2006 ~ 2008 Chief, Force Requirement Division, ROK Air Force HQ