Norica NICOLAI : Curriculum vitae 

Original version : RO 

Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 04/03/2015 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1979-1983 : University, Law: Faculty of Law, University of Bucharest
  • 2000-2000 : UN Leadership Academy
  • 2001-2001 : Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government

Professional career 

  • 2000-2008 : Member of the Romanian Senate: Vice-Chair of the Committee on Defence, Public Order and National Security; Chair of the Committee on Legal Affairs, Appointments, Discipline, Immunities and Validations; Vice‑President of the Senate (Public service, government)
  • 1998-2000 : President of the Romanian Economic and Social Council (Public service, government)
  • 1997-2000 : State Secretary, Ministry of Employment and Social Solidarity (Public service, government)
  • 1983-1991 : Public Prosecutor for Călărași (Public service, government)
  • 2009-2014 : Member of the European Parliament: Vice-Chair of the Subcommittee on Security and Defence; member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs; member of the Delegation to the EU‑Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee; substitute member of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs; substitute member of the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality; substitute member of the Delegation for Relations with the NATO Parliamentary Assembly (EU institution)
  • 2014-... : Member of the European Parliament (EU institution)

Political career 

Offices held in a political party or national trade union  
  • 2007-... : Vice-President of the Romanian National Liberal Party (PNL)
  • 2003-2011 : President of the PNL Women's Organisation


  • Knight of the National Order of Merit