Aristotle university thessaloniki


School of theology









Professor of Theology Department of  Aristotelian University Thessaloniki.

Name of father: Vasileios 

Date of birth  1948 

Address of residence Keramopoulou  11 

Code: 546.22 

City: Thessaloniki 

Tel.:    2310.996961  



Sectors of activity:
1. Professor in the scientific field Pedagogic-catechetics

2. Teaching courses of my specialty (Pedagogic etc) in the training of the teachers of Secondary Education(SELME) of Kavala, Larissa, Thessaloniki and in the regional training centers (PEK) of Thessaloniki

3. Participation in Pedagogical and Theological scientific congresses both in Greece and abroad

Titles of Study: Awarded by the University:
1. Graduate of the Theological School of Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki

2. Postgraduate studies in Regensburg, Freiburg and Munster Universities in Germany in Christian Pedagogic and Psychology

3. Doctor of the School of Theology of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

4. Chairman of the School of Theology of the Faculty of Theology of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki during 2003-2004 and 2004-2005

5. Dean of the Faculty of Theology of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki during 2006-2010.

Specialization: Pedagogics
Foreign Languages: German, English, Rumanian

Participation in International Seminars with groups of postgraduate students of the School of Theology

 (Sokrates- Pre-seminar) Intensive Seminar, Wien 1997

Introduction to inter-cultural education in school in the frames of Christian-pedagogical education

Lecture: Katechesis in the church parishes in Greece and intercultural education

 Lecture: Intercultural and inter-religious education in the frames of Christian pedagogical education

Sokrates (Erasmus) Intensive Seminar, Wien 2001

Islam and Christianity

Lecture: Turkey – the country of religious and national minorities

 Sokrates (Erasmus) Intensive Seminar 2, Thessaloniki 2002

Ecology and Environment

Lecture: The teaching of Orthodox Catholic Church as content of Environmental Education

Sokrates (Erasmus) Εντατικό Σεμινάριο 3, Freiburg 2003

Learning over Borders

Lecture: Interpersonale Kommunikation, grenzenübergreifendes Lernen und Orthodox-christliche Erziehung - Grundsätzliche Prämissen -

Sokrates (Erasmus) Εντατικό Σεμινάριο Ι, Wien 2005

Soul of Europe

Lecture:  Intercultural education in the frame of teaching of Orthodox Catholic Church

Sokrates (Erasmus) Εντατικό Σεμινάριο ΙΙ, Ede Netherlands 2006

Soul of Europe

Lecture:  Old pagan religions in modern Europe - The case of their revival in Greece today

Sokrates (Erasmus) Εντατικό Σεμινάριο 4, Tilburg Netherlands 2006

Contribution of Religious Education in the European Identity

Lecture:  Diversity, globalisation, universality and Oecumenical Education


Personal Publications:
1. Social forms of teaching and the course of Religion, Thessaloniki 1976 reprint. from the periodical "Grigorios the Palamas" 58.1975) pp. 18

2. Moral growth during childhood, Thessalonicki 1976, pp. 35

3. Methodological problems during the use of the modern literature in the course of religion, Thessaloniki 1977, reprint from the periodical "Grigorios the Palamas" 60 (1971) pp. 14

4. Criticism to the school book of A' grade of Gymnasion "The Word of God" in the collective volume of P.Kazlari, I.Kogouli, N.Tzoumaka, G.Tsanana, the teaching books of Religious in High school and Lyceum (a critic), Thessaloniki 1979 pp. 5

5. The Eucharistic education during the children age of 6-13 years. Orthodox view and contribution to the Mystiriaki education, Thessaloniki 1980 pp. 175

6. Teaching with visual medium, Thessaloniki 1981, reprint from periodical "Studies" 12 (1981) pp. 15

7. Introduction to Pedagogics, Publication 5th, Thessaloniki 2003, pp. 420

8. The school class as social team (Christian pedagogical view), Thessaloniki 1984. pp. 120

9. Problems of Special Didactics of Religious course, Thessalonica 1985, pp. 124

10. The course Religious in Medium Education (1833- 1932). Contribution in the history of Modern Greek education, Thessalonica 1985, pp. 162

11. The course Religious optional or obligatory anat. from period. "Grigórios the Palama's", 70 (1987), pp. 5

12. Divine adoration, curricula of the course of Religion and ecclesiastical life of the students, reprint. from the periodical "Society" 31 (1988), Athens, pp. 8

13. The course of Religion in secondary education during the fifty-year period 1932-1982 (Christian pedagogic approach and contribution to the history of Modern Greek education), Thessaloniki 1989, pp. 183

14. Catechistics and Christian Pedagogics, 2nd edition, Thessaloniki 2000, pp. 426

15. Teaching of Religion, Thessaloniki 1991, pp. 188

16. Articles: Catechetics, Catechetical school, Ecumenical education in Pedagogical Psychology, Encyclopedia-dictionary, edit. Ellinika Grammata, Athens 1989

17. The attending the Messa by the students (contribution to the cult education), Thessaloniki 1992, pp. 245

18. The course of Religion in secondary education (view-prospect), period. "Grigorios Palamas", 1992

19. Islam in the school books of Religion of Primary and secondary education during the period 1833-1982 (in the collective volume "Islam in the school books of Greece ", Cared by N.Zaharopoylos - G. Ziakas, Thessaloniki, 1996, pp. 16)

20. The Theologist teacher and his scientific and psycho-pedagogical training (empirical research), Thessaloniki 1993, pp. 108

21. The school class as social team and group teaching and learning, Thessaloniki 1994, pp. 204

22. Ethical and religious growth and education during childhool in "Time ", written in honor of Prof .Damiano Doiko, v. 4, Thessaloniki 1994

23. The schoolteacher and the Orthodox Christian education of the students in Primary School, Theoretical and empirical approach, Thessaloniki 1997, pp. 176

24. The interpersonal confidence in the Pedagogicaol communication between teacher and taught and the three Hierarchs, festive speech given that at the feast of three Hierarchs of (30 January) in the room of ceremonies of University, Thessalonica 1999, pp. 13

25. The divine human dimension of Orthodox education, minutes from the Pan-Hellenic theological conference, "the church in front of the big social problems ", Athens 2000, pp. 12 B

26. Interpersonal communication between teacher and taught and Orthodox Christian education, period. "Epirotika Grammata ", v. 2nd (2002), p. 223-241.

27. Teaching of Religion in Primary and Secondary Education. Athens 2003. edit. Kyriakidis Brothers

28. Thelogical and Pedagogical education of the school teachers and theologists as basic prerequisite for the teaching of the course of Religion in Primary and Secondary education, in the conference : Religion as a course of identity and culture, Volos - 17 May 2004, Athens 2005.

29. Church education, Perspectives of upgrading and development - A first approach, reprint from the periodical "Koinonia", v. 4/2004, Athens 2004

30. Interpersonal Communication between teacher and taught and Orthodox Christian education, in : "Theology and world in dialogue", volume in honor to Gergios I. Mantzaridis, Thessaloniki 2004

31. Greekorthodox education, globality and globalization, in : Epirotika Grammata 2(2003), pp. 225-241

32. Religion als Wahrnehmung Orthodoxe Perspektiven I, στο :  Religion  als Wahrnehmung, Konzepte und Praxis in unterschiedlichen Kulturen und Kirchen, Forum religionspaedagogik interkulturell, Engelbert Gross  (Hg), Band 8, Lit Verlag, Berlin 2006.



In collaboration with others:
1 Messa of Saint Ioannis of Chrysostomos, Thessaloniki 1989, pp. 293 (I.Kogoulis, H.Oikonomou. P.Skaltsis)
2. The Christening (I.Kogoulis, H.Oikonomou. P.Skaltsis) , Thessaloniki 1992, pp. 2613. the Marriage, (I.Kogoulis, H.Oikonomou. P.Skaltsis) Thessaloniki 1996, pp. 302

Series published under his or his joint responsibility:
1. Christian pedagogical studies and researches
2. Divine Adoration and Education

Member of Scientific Associations: Member of Pedagogical Association of Greece, Member of the Pan-Hellenic Union of Theologians, Member of Educative Association of my particular homeland Ioannina and chairman Member of the association of Man of letters and Writers of Epirus.