Turkish Embassy in Amman

Ambassador's Biography

Murat Karagöz

Birth date and place: Istanbul, 1967

Education:

- İstanbul University – School of Economics – International Relations (BA)

- The City University of New York - The Graduate Center – Political Science (MA)

Foreign languages: German, English

Diplomatic Career:

- 1989 – Department of Eastern Europe and Asia - Attaché

- 1991 – Military service

- 1991 – Department of Economic Affairs with Eastern European Countries - Attaché

- 1992 – Turkish Embassy in Sofia - Attaché, Third Secretary

- 1995 – Permanent Mission of Turkey to NATO - Third Secretary, Second Secretary

- 1997 – Department of NATO - Second Secretary

- 1998 – Presidency of the Republic of Turkey- Advisor for Foreign Affairs

- 2000 – Permanent Mission of Turkey to UN - First Secretary, Counsellor

- 2004 – Cabinet of the Underscretary – Chief Advisor to the Undersecretary

- 2006 – Turkish Embassy in Washington D.C. – Counsellor, First Counsellor

- 2009 – Directorate General for the Balkans and Central Europe – Minister Plenipotentiary - Deputy Director General,

- 2013 – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Mongolia

- 2016 – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

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