Engineer, Gh Asachi Technology University, Iasi, Romania, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Dunarea de Jos University, Galati, Romania, 1999.
Systems engineer Company Center SIDEX S.A., Galati, 1977—1992. Associate professor Dunarea de Jos University, 1994—2000. Research and Development department director professor Danubius University, 2001—2008, vice rector, professor, since 2008.
Expert Romanian Ministry Labour and Social Solidarity, Bucharest, Romania, since 2003. Expert evaluator National Council of Scientific Research Higher Education, Bucharest, since 2004. Expert Romanian Agency Quality in Higher Education, Bucharest, since 2006.
Expert evaluator National Center Programs' Management, Bucharest, since 2008.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Married Doinita Bebi Ghilogas, December 22, 1979. Children: Madalina Balau, Dan Alexandru.