Danube Delta National Institute for Research and Development

Scientific research is a priority component of the provisions of the conventions defined in the MAB-UNESCO program as one of the main functions of Biosphere Reserves. The Research Activity of the Danube Delta National Institute is oriented towards areas aimed at achieving the management objectives of the largest protected area in Romania.

DDNI’s Steering Committee

Dr. biologist Marian TUDOR

Scientific Council Member, DDNI’s General Director, Principal Researcher

Dr. eng. Iulian NICHERSU

Scientific Council President, DDNI’s Scientific Director, Principal Researcher

Dr. eng. Irina CERNIȘENCU

Department of contract programs, personnel payroll and marketing, Leading Researcher

Dr. eng. Alexandru BĂNESCU

Scientific Council Member, DDNI’s Technical Director, Technologic Development Engineer II

Ec. Victoria HANGANU

Economic Direcor

Drd. Edward

Director of the Technological Information Center “Danube Delta”

Dr. Mihai

Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Use of Natural Resources Department, Principal Researcher


Center for the Study of Transboundary, Emerging Diseases and Zoonoses Department, Senior Researcher

Drd. Anca

Department of Ecological Restoration and Species Recovery, Senior Researcher

Dr. Marian

Information System and Geomatics Department, Senior Researcher

Dr. Adrian

Department of Laboratories and Research Bases, Senior Researcher

Ec. Doru

Transport, administrative and labor protection service

Ing. Paula

Department of technological development, technological transfer and spatial planning, Technologic Development Engineer II


165 Babadag street, Tulcea 820112, Romania

Monday - Thursday: 8.00 - 16.30 / Friday - 8.00 - 14.00

Call Center: (+4) 0240 - 524 546 / (+4) 0240 - 524 548 / (+4) 0240 - 524 550,

Phone (Secretary Office): (+4) 0240 - 531 520

Fax: (+4) 0240 - 533 547

e-mail: office@ddni.ro

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General Director : Monday  09.00 - 11.00

Scientific Director: Tuesday 09.00 - 11.00

Technical Director: Wednesday 09.00 - 11.00

Economic Director: Thursday 09.00 - 11.00

Registration for the audience is done by prior appointment by phone at:  0240/531520, int. 100 (secretariat) and by e-mail at: office@ddni.ro