BIOGRAPHY Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

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  • B. Sc., Department of Physics, Aristotle University, GR, 1993
  • Ph. D., Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Durham, UK, 1996
  • PGCHE, Post-Graduate Certificate in Higher Education, University of Kent, UK, 2000

    Professional Appointments

    Aristotle University, GR:  Faculty of Engineering

  • Professor, School of Civil Engineering, 2015-present
  • Associate Professor, School of Civil Engineering, 2013-2015
  • Associate Professor, School of Mathematics, Physics and Computational Sciences, 2009-2013
  • Assistant Professor, School of Mathematics, Physics and Computational Sciences, 2004-2009

    University of Kent, UK:  Institute of Mathematics and Statistics

  • Senior Lecturer, 2003-2004
  • Lecturer B, 2000-2003
  • Lecturer A, 1998-2000

    University of Durham, UK:   Department of Mathematical Sciences

  • Senior Research Assistant, 1996-1998

    Fellowships & Awards

  • 1996: Dynamics of Sigma Model Solitons in 2+1 Dimensions Marie Curie Research Training Grants, (31/3/1996 - 1/6/1998)
  • 1999: Awards to Newly Appointed Lecturers in Science, Engineering and Mathematics, Nuffield Foundation, UK
  • 2013: Toplogical Solitons, from Field Theory to Cosmos FP7, Marie Curie Actions, People, IRSES, Principal Investigator
  • 2014: Topological Solitons, ARISTEIA (EXCELLENCE) II,The Hellenic Ministry of Education: Education and Lifelong Learning Affairs and European Social Fund, Principal Investigator
  • 2018: EUTOPIA, COST, Horizon 2020, Participant
  • 2022: CaLISTA, COST, Horizon 2020, Management Committee

    Institutional Responsibilities

  • 2016-2019, 2019-2021: Chairperson (Elected): Hellenic Academic Libraries Link (HEAL-Link), Hellenic Ministry of Education, GR
  • 2015-2018, 2019-2022,2023-2026: Director (Elected): Laboratory of Nonlinear Mathematics, Faculty of Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR

    Commissions of Trust

  • Member of Peer Review College (Reviewer) Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), Peer Review College
  • Expert Evaluator & Vice Chair of Proposals & Monitoring of Actions: European Commission FP6; FP7; Horizon 2020, Horizon Europe