Julius Morkūnas

Julius Morkūnas

Date and place of birth 1 July 1978, Kaunas
1996 graduated Kaunas Secondary school No 49
1996–1997 studied at Lithuanian Police Academy
1998–2002 studied at Law University of Lithuania, obtained Master’s degree in Law qualification
Work experience  
1997–1998 Police Officer of Public Police Patrol Team, Kaunas City Chief Police  Commissariat
2002–2003 Specialist of the Assignments Unit – Frontier Station Chief of Shift, Pavoverė Frontier Station, Vilnius Frontier District, State Border Guard Service under the Ministry of the Interior
2003–2005 Senior Inspector, Public Police Prevention Group Specialist (Head), City Police  Commissariat No 7 of Vilnius Chief Police  Commissariat
2007–2011 Lecturer at Public and Private Law Department, International School of Law and Business
2005–2014 Head of Administrative Activity Division-Deputy Director of Safe City Department, Vilnius City Municipality Administration
Since 12 December 2014 Vice-minister of the Interior
Social and political activities  
Since 2014 member of the party „Order and Justice“
Additional information  
Family Married, with two sons
Hobbies Sports, reading books
Languages English, Russian

Areas of responsibility

  • Regional development  
  • Local self-government  
  • Electronic information security
  • Application of information technologies in the area of public administration (e-government)

Supervised divisions and services

  • Regional Policy Department of the Ministry of the Interior (except the EU financial aid to Lithuania in the area of internal security issues)
  • Public Governance Policy Department of the Ministry of the Interior (local self-government issues) 
  • E-Government Policy Dvision of the Ministry of the Interior
  • Information Technolgy and Communications Department under the Ministry of the Interior
  • Regional Development Department under the Ministry of the Interior 
  • Public Entity Joint Technical Secretariat
Last updated: 27-07-2015