Leadership

Head of Administration

 

Head of Administration

The National Defence Academy

LTC Konstantine Petriashvili

Academic Degree: Doctor of Social Science

 

Education:

Civilian

2015-2018 PHD Degree in “Social Sciences” – The Faculty of Engineering Economics, Media Technology and Social Sciences of the Georgian Technical University – Tbilisi, Georgia;

1996-1999 BA Degree in “Jurisprudence” - The Faculty of Humanities of the Tbilisi State University – Tbilisi, Georgia;

1992-1999 BA&MA Degrees in “Architect” – The Faculty of Architecture of the Institute of Architecture and Construction – Tbilisi, Georgia/

Military

2016 “Senior Course” - NATO Defense College – Rome, Italy, July 2016;

2012 “Command and Staff Course” – LELP David Aghmashenebeli Defence National Academy – Tbilisi, Georgia;

2010 “Military Law Development Program” – US Defense Institute of International Legal Studies – Newport, Rhode Island, United States.

 

Work Experience:

2017-present Head of Administration, LELP David Aghmashenebeli Defence National Academy of Georgia;

2012-2013 Deputy Commander of Special Operations Forces, Special Operations Forces;

2009-2012 Assistant to Commander of Special Operations Forces - Senior Legal Adviser, Special Operations Forces;

2007-2009 Head of Legal Section - Senior Legal Officer, Special Operations Group;

2002-2007 Head of Legal Section, Special Forces Brigade;

2002 Legal Officer, Land Forces Staff;

2001-2002 Legal Officer, Special Forces Staff;

1999-2000 Mandatory Military Servicemen, Artillery Brigade.

 

Awards:

2015 Medal "Loyal Service in Georgian Armed Forces" (1st Degree)

2013 Medal "Devoted to Homeland"

2012 Medal "Loyal Service in Georgian Armed Forces" (2nd Degree)

2011 Medal "General Kvinitadze"

2010 Medal "General Mazniashvili"

2008 Medal "Participation in Comabt Operations"

2008 Medal "Loyal Service in Georgian Armed Forces" (3rd Degree)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Professional Development:

“Managing Defence in the Wider Security Context”, Defence Academy of the UK – Tbilisi, Georgia, February 2019;

“NATO Legal Advisor Course”, NATO School – Oberammergau, Germany, October 2018;

“Strategic HR Managmant Course”, DIB – Tbilisi, Georgia, July 2018;

“National Security and Media Communications Program”, „GSAC“ – Tbilisi, Georgia, 2017-2018;

“Leadership and General Management”, Training Center of Justice - Tbilisi, Georgia, February 2018;

“Senior Course of National Security”, DIB - Kachreti, Georgia, July 2017;

“State Treasury Electronic System course”, Akademy of the MOF – Tbilisi, Georgia, June-July 2017;

“Strategic Planning for National Security”, Defence Academy of the UK and Cranfield University – Tbilisi, Georgia, March 2015;

“Training Course of the Protection of Civilians in Armed Forces (POC)”, Austrian Federal Ministry of Defence and Sports „ASPR“ – Peace Castle, Schlaining, Austria, December 2013;

“Act 295 the Law of Armed Conflict Course”, Turkish PfP Training Center – Ankara, Turkey, November 2013;

“Central Role of the Commander (CENTROC): Accomplish the Mission Respecting the Law”, Geneva Centre for Security Policy – Geneva, Switzerland, August 2013;

“NATO Civil Military Cooperation (CIMIC) Staff Course”, NATO School – Oberammergau, Germany, April 2013;

“Legal Aspects of Combating Corruption”, United States Defense Institute of International Legal Studies – Newport, Rhode Island, USA, December 2010;

“Conducting Stability and Peacekeeping Operations in Accordance with the Rule of Law”, United States Defense Institute of International Legal Studies – Newport, Rhode Island, USA, October-November 2010;

“American Language Course”, English Language Center of US Defense Language Institute – San Antonio, Texas, USA, August-October 2010;

“The Special Forces Command & Staff Training Program”, CUBIC Training Team – Krtsanisi Training Centre, Georgia, January-February 2008;

“International Humanitarian Law Competition”, Swiss Armed Forces College – Lucerne, Switzerland, October 2007;

“PSO Officers Advance Course”, Multinational Peace Support Operations Training Centre of the National Defence of Greece – Kilkis, Greece, July 2007;

“Leaders Program in Advanced Security Studies”, George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies – Garmish-Partenkirchen, Germany, May-August 2006;

“Civil Military Cooperation (CIMIC)”, Turkish PfP Training Center – Tbilisi, July, February-March 2006;

“Executive Seminar on Military Justice Development”, United States Defense Institution of International Legal Studies – Tbilisi, Georgia, September 2005;

“NATO Exercise & Operational Planning Process Training”, JCSC – Tbilisi, Georgia, February 2003;

“Mobile Team Training on the Law of Armed Conflict”, Turkish PfP Training Center – Tbilisi, Georgia, April-May 2002;

“NATO Intelligence Course”, JCSC-9 Military Cooperation Branch – Tbilisi, Georgia, April 2002;

“NATO Military Terminology Course”, JCSC-9 Military Cooperation Branch – Tbilisi, Georgia, February 2002;

“Law of Armed Conflicts Instructor’s Course”, The International Committee of the Red Cross – Kojori, Georgia, October 2001.