About MND

Minister Profile

Minister of National Defense Jeong, Kyeongdoo

Date of Birth : 8th February, 1960

Education

Education
Period Education
2012 Senior Executive Fellow Program
Graduate School of Peace and Security Studies,
Chungnam National University
2005 Japan Air Self-Defense Force Air War College (AWC)
2002 MBA, Hannam University
1978 ~ 1982 ROK Air Force Academy
1975 ~ 1978 Daea High School

Career History

Career History
Period Career History
2018 ~ 46th Minister of National Defense
2017 ~ 2018 40th Chairman of Republic of Korea Joint Chiefs of Staff
2015 ~ 2017 Chief of Staff, Republic of Korea Air Force
2015 ~ 2015 Chief Director of Strategic Planning (J-5), ROK JCS
2014 ~ 2015 Vice Chief of Staff, ROKAF HQ
2013 ~ 2014 Commander, Southern Combat Command
2011 ~ 2013 Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Management (A-5), ROKAF HQ
2011 ~ 2011 Commander, Gyeryongdae Service Support Group
2009 ~ 2011 Commander, 1st Fighter Wing
2008 ~ 2009 Commandant, Cadet Wing, Korea Air Force Academy
2006 ~ 2008 Chief, Force Requirement Division, ROKAF HQ