Divisions

Divisions and Units
(The Association is currently organized into seven divisions and thirty-seven units.
All members responsible for a division or a unit are strictly appointed on non-paid base)
A. Arts and Humanities Division
Director: Dr. David Philip Wick, Professor of History, Gordon College, USA.

Contact: Ms Zoi Charalampous, B.Sc. (Modern Greek Studies), M.Sc. (Modern Greek Studies) (email)
Arts & Culture Unit
Head: Dr. Stephen Andrew Arbury, Professor of Art History, Radford University, USA.
History Unit
Head: Dr. Jayoung Che, Research Professor, Institute for the Mediterranean Studies, Pusan University of Foreign
Languages & Linguistics Unit
Head: Dr. Valia Spiliotopoulos, Associate Professor of Professional Practice & Academic Director Centre for English Language Learning, Teaching, and Research (CELLTR), Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University, Canada.
Literature Unit
Head: Dr. Stamos Metzidakis, Emeritus Professor of French and Comparative Literature, Washington University in Saint Louis, USA.
Philosophy Unit
Head: Dr. Patricia Hanna, Professor, University of Utah, USA.

Researchers/Research Assistants:
Ms Zoi Charalampous (cv), B.Sc. (Modern Greek Studies), M.Sc. (Modern Greek Studies)
Administrators/Secretaries:
Ms Hannah Howard (cv), B.A. (Sociology & Anthropology)
Ms Iana Nebunu (cv)
Ms Katerina Maraki (cv)
B. Human Development Division
Director: Dr. Mary Ellis, Senior Lecturer, National Institute of Education, Singapore.

Contact: Ms Despina Katzoli, B.A. (French Language and Literature), M.Ed. (Science of Education- ICT in Education) (email)
Education Unit
Head: Dr. Alexander Makedon, Professor of Philosophy of Education, Arellano University in Manila, Philippines.
Sport, Exercise, & Kinesiology Unit
Head: Dr. Maria Konstantaki, Senior Lecturer, Buckinghamshire New University, UK.
Tourism, Leisure & Recreation Unit
Head: Dr. Valia Kasimati, Researcher, Department of Economic Analysis & Research, Central Bank of Greece, Greece.

Researchers/Research Assistants:
Ms Despina Katzoli (cv), B.A. (French Language and Literature), M.Ed. (Science of Education- ICT in Education)
Administrators/Secretaries:
Ms Aggeliki Mourtzouchou (cv), B.Sc. (Turkish Studies and Modern Asian Studies)
Ms Celia Sakka (cv)
C. Social Sciences Division
Director: Dr. Yorgo Pasadeos, Professor Emeritus, University of Alabama USA.

Contact: Dr. Vassilis Skianis, MA (Economics) Ph.D Environmental Economics (email)
Anthropology & Demography Unit
Head: Dr. Ilja A. Luciak, Professor, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA.
Mass Media & Communication Unit
Head: Dr. John Pavlik, Professor, Rutgers University, USA.
Politics & International Affairs Unit
Head: Dr. Bettina Koch, Associate Professor of Political Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA.
Psychology Unit
Head: Dr. Thanos Patelis, Research Scholar, Fordham University, USA.
Sociology Unit
Head: Dr. Domenico Maddaloni, Associate Professor, University of Salerno, Italy.


Researchers/Research Assistants:
Dr. Vassilis Skianis, MA (Economics) Ph.D Environmental Economics (cv)
Ms Victoria Mousteri (cv), M.S. (Economic Theory), Ph.D Candidate in Economics
Ms Fani Balaska (cv), B.Sc. (International and European Studies), MBA
Administrators/Secretaries:
Ms Hannah Howard (cv), B.A. (Sociology & Anthropology)
Ms Eirini Lentzou (cv), B.Sc. (Business Administration and Marketing)
D. Business, Economics and Law Division
Director: Dr. Michael P. Malloy, Distinguished Professor & Scholar, University of the Pacific, USA.

Contact:
Ms Fani Balaska, B.Sc. (International and European Studies), MBA (email)
Accounting Unit
Head: Dr. Peter Koveos, Professor of Finance, Syracuse University, USA.
Economics Unit
Head: Dr. Chris Sakellariou, Associate Professor of Economics, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Finance Unit
Head: Dr. Peter Koveos, Professor of Finance, Syracuse University, USA.
Management Unit
Head: Dr. Sharon Claire Bolton, Dean, The Management School, University of Stirling, UK.
Marketing Unit
Head: Dr. Cleopatra Veloutsou, Professor, Department of Business and Management, University of Glasgow, Scotland, U.K.
Law Unit
Head: Dr. David A. Frenkel, LL.D., Emeritus Professor, Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, and School of Law, Carmel Academic Centre, Haifa, Israel.

Researchers/Research Assistants:
Ms Fani Balaska (cv), B.Sc. (International and European Studies), MBA
Administrators/Secretaries:
Ms Eirini Lentzou (cv), B.Sc. (Business Administration and Marketing)
Mr Konstantinos Manolidis (cv), Voc. Degree (Marketing)
E. Natural & Formal Sciences Division
Director: Dr. Anthony Koutoulis, Professor & Head of School of Biological Sciences, University of Tasmania, Australia.

Contact: Mr Kostas Spyropoulos, B.Sc. (Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics) (email)
Agriculture Unit
Head (acting): Dr. Anthony Koutoulis, Professor & Head of School of Biological Sciences, University of Tasmania, Australia.
Biology Unit
Head: Dr. Christopher Janetopoulos, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, University of the Sciences, USA.
Chemistry Unit
Head: Dr. Ellene Tratras Contis, Professor of Chemistry, Eastern Michigan University, USA.
Computer Unit
Head: Dr. Pascal Jollivet, Associate Professor, Université de Technologie de Compiègne / Sorbonne Université, France.
Environment Unit
Head: Dr. Nicolas Abatzoglou, Professor, Department of Chemical & Biotechnological Engineering,Université de Sherbrooke, Canada, Chair Pfizer, PAT in Pharmaceutical Engineering, Director GREEN-TPV and GRTP-C & P.
Mathematics & Statistics Unit
Head: Dr. Codruta Simona Stoica, Vice-Rector, Associate Professor, Aurel Vlaicu University of Arad, Romania.
Physics Unit
Head (acting): Dr. Panagiotis Petratos, Professor of Computer Information Systems, California State University, Stanislaus, USA.

Researchers/Research Assistants:
Mr Kostas Spyropoulos (cv), B.Sc. (Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics)
Administrators/Secretaries:
Ms Effie Stamoulara (cv), B.Sc. (Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics), M.Sc. (Advanced Systems and Methods in Biomedical Engineering)
Ms Iana Nebunu (cv)
F. Engineering & Architecture Division
Director: Dr. Theodore Trafalis, Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering & Director, Optimization
& Intelligent Systems Laboratory, The University of Oklahoma, USA.

Contact: Ms Olga Gkounta, B.Sc. and M.Sc. (Chemical Engineering), M.Sc. (Environment and Health) (email)
Architecture Unit
Head (acting): Dr. Nicholas N. Patricios, Professor & Dean Emeritus, School of Architecture, University of Miami, USA.
Civil Engineering Unit
Head: Dr. Dimitrios Goulias, Associate Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies Civil & Environmental Engineering Department, University of Maryland, USA.
Electrical Engineering Unit
Head: Dr. Bala Maheswaran, Professor, Northeastern University, USA.
Industrial Engineering Unit
Head (acting): Dr. Theodore Trafalis, Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering & Director, Optimization & Intelligent Systems Laboratory, The University of Oklahoma, USA.
Mechanical Engineering Unit
Head: Dr. Nikos Mourtos, Professor, San Jose State University, USA.
Transportation Engineering Unit
Head: Dr. Virginia Sisiopiku, Associate Professor, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA.

Researchers/Research Assistants:
Ms Olga Gkounta (cv), B.Sc. and M.Sc. (Chemical Engineering), M.Sc. (Environment and Health)
Administrators/Secretaries:
Mr Kostas Spyropoulos (cv), B.Sc. (Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics)
Ms Katerina Maraki (cv)
G. Health & Medical Sciences Division
Director: Dr. Vickie Hughes, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, USA.

Contact: Ms Effie Stamoulara, B.Sc. (Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics), M.Sc. (Advanced Systems and Methods in Biomedical Engineering) (email)
Health Economics & Management Unit
Head: Dr. Paul Contoyannis, Associate Professor & Director of Graduate Studies, McMaster University, Canada.
Medicine Unit
Head : Dr. Andriana Margariti, Lecturer, Centre for Experimental Medicine, Queen’s University Belfast, U.K.
Nursing Unit
Head: Dr. Carol Anne Chamley, Associate Professor, School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University, UK.
Pharmaceutical Unit
Head : Dr. Ketan Ruparelia, Research Fellow and Part-time Lecturer, De Montfort University, U.K.
Public Health Unit
Head (acting): Dr. Vickie Hughes, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, USA.

Researchers/Research Assistants:
Ms Effie Stamoulara (cv), B.Sc. (Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics), M.Sc. (Advanced Systems and Methods in Biomedical Engineering)
Administrators/Secretaries:
Mr Kostas Spyropoulos (cv), B.Sc. (Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics)
Ms Celia Sakka (cv)