Bogdevici Oleg

Name: Bogdevich Oleg Petru

Date of birth: 7.05.1963
Nationality: Citizen of Moldova Republic
Home: T. Vladimirescu str., 1/1, ap. 106,
MD2024, Chishinau, Moldova.
Phone: (003732) 497979;
Office: Academiei str., 3, Institute of Geology and Seismology,
MD-2028, Chishinau, Moldova.
Phone: (003732) 739636,
Fax: (003732) 739720.
Key qualification: Environmental Geochemistry;
Hydrogeology and Engineering geology;
Environmental Engineering;
Analytical Chemistry for Environmental Investigation.


September 1988 - September 1992  Productive Research Institute of Geotechnical Investigation in Construction, Moscow, Russia, Ph.D. Student.
Degree: Ph.D. of Geology and Mineralogy, Speciality: Engineering Geology.
September 1980 - June 1985  State University from Odessa, Geological and Geographical Department, Student.

Diploma: Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology.

Qualification: M.S. (Engineer Geologist).

Language skills:

Languages     Reading     Speaking    Writing
Ukrainian        excellent   excellent     excellent
Russian           excellent   excellent     excellent
English            good        good          good
Romanian       good        good          good

Other skills:

• professional application of Atomic Absorption Spectrometry and Gas Chromatography for the environmental investigation (GC, GC/MS);
• employment software and GIS-technologies for database creation of geological and ecological information;
• determination of physical and mechanical characteristics of rocks;
• consultant by Analytical Laboratory Accreditation by ISO 17025

Present position: Deputy Director of Institute of Geology and Seismology.

Specific International Experience:

• Consultant in project “Identification of POPs Residuals and Mapping of Polluted Areas” Consultancy Services CS-5, GEF Grant Nr. TF055875 “Persistent Organic Pollutants Management and Destruction Project”, 2009 – 2010.
• Head of the project “Elimination of acute risks from Obsolete Pesticide in Moldova”, component part Remediation, MilieuKontakt, the Netherlands, 2007 – 2008;
• Team Leader of Bilateral Grant Program MRDA-CRDF foundation (Moldova USA) 2001- 2003;
• Consultant hydrogeologist in "Prut river water management programm" of TACIS, 1999 – 2000.

Professional Experience Record:

June 2007 - present Deputy director of Institute of Geology and Seismology
December 2002 – June 2007 Head of the Lab. of Environmental Geochemistry
April, 1997 – December 2002 Deputy Head of the Lab. of Environmental Geochemistry,
April, 1995 - April, 1997 Lab. Environmental Geochemistry, research worker
August, 1994 - April, 1995 Lab. Engineering Geology, research worker
Sept., 1990 - August, 1994 Lab. Engineering Geology, junior research worker
August, 1985 - Sept., 1990 Lab. Engineering Geology, engineer

Courses taught and other services provided to students and the home institution:

• Supervisor of student diploma works by Ecological and Chemical Specialties of Moldavian State University;
• Courses for geological specialty of Moldavian State University:

1. Physic and chemical methods for environmental investigation;
2. Engineering Geology;

Professional honors, awards and fellowships:

1. Third Country Training Program (TCTP) in Exploration and Evaluation of Underground Resources by REMOTE SENSING and GIS. MTA-JICA Turkey-Japan 3-27 May, 2004, Ankara
2. Senior Research Worker, High Qualification Committee of Moldova Republic, 1999;
3. Awards of SOROS Foundation for the participation in two international meetings (Germany, 1999; USA, 2000);
4. Premium for young scientists, Presidium of Academy of Science, 1992;


1. Bogdevich O., Cadocinicov O. (2009) Elimination of acute risks from obsolete pesticides in Moldova: phytoremediation experiment at a former pesticide storehouse. In “Application of Phytotechnologies for Cleanup of Industrial, Agricultural and Wastewater Contamination. Springer, NATO book series, C. Environmental Security, 61-87 pp
2. Overcenco A., Mihailescu C., Bogdevich O., Gilca G. Water wells and spring of Moldova. Ecological Atlas. (2008) Stiinta, Kishinev, Moldova, 208 pp.
3. Bogdevich O., Cadocinicov O. (2008) Assessment of Pesticide Pollution in Frame of Old Pesticide Storage and Surrounding Territory (Balceana case study). Obsolete Pesticides in Central and Eastern European, Caucasus and Central Asia Region: Start of clean up: 9th International HCH and Pesticides Forum for CEECCA Countries: 20-22 Sept. 2007 Chişinău, pp. 279-284
4. Senikovskaya I., Bogdevich O., Marinescu K. (2008) Microbiological Characteristic of Pesticide Polluted Soils. Obsolete Pesticides in Central and Eastern European, Caucasus and Central Asia Region: Start of clean up: 9th International HCH and Pesticides Forum for CEECCA Countries: 20-22 Sept. 2007 Chişinău, pp. 217-220.
5. Mirlean N., Bogdevich O. (2008) Comparative Analysis of Cooper geochemistry in temperate and subtropical climate by vine production. Buletinul Institutului de Geologie şi Seismologie al AŞM. Nr 1 pp. 5-13.
6. ILBAS A.I., Bogdevich O., Yelmaz S. (2007) Uptake and Distribution of Selenium, Nitrogen and Sulfur in Some Barley Varieties (Hordeum vulgare L) Exposed to Se Applications. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology (accepted).
7. Hannigan R.E., Bogdevich O.P., Izmailova D.N., and Ogendi, G. (2006) "SELENIUM IN SOILS AND GROUNDWATER OF MOLDOVA." Environmental Geosciences, 13: 267-279
8. Bogdevich O. The determination of City impact on PCBs status in Environment. Proceeding of Int. conference “Hazards Mitigation” 6 – 7 October, 2005, pp. 20–23.
9. Bogdevich O. Cadocinicov O. Determination of PCBs in different matrices from Chishinau Power Plant 2. Proceeding of Institute of Geophysics and Geology, Academy of Science, Moldova, V.1, 2005, pp. 74-83.
10. Alcaz V., Drumea A., Isicico E., Ghinsari V., Bogdevici O. Methodology development for seismic microzonation and their application for the territory of Chishinau City. Institute of Geophysics and Geology, Academy of Science, Moldova, 108 p.