University Senate

The University Senate is the supreme decision-making body of the University. As part of its mission, it oversees the operation of the Higher Education Institute, while it formulates the strategy for its development at a local, national, European and international level, and shapes its unique character.

The Assembly consists of: i. the Rector; ii. the Vice Rectors; iii. the School Deans; iv. the Department Presidents; v. the student representatives; vi. three staff representatives, one per staff category (Special Educational Staff [EEP], Lab Teaching Staff [EDIP] and Special Technical Lab Staff [ETEP]); vii. a representative of the University’s administrative staff.

Rectorate

Rector’s Council

The Rector’s Council recommends to the University Senate the strategy for the development of the Institute, prepares and shapes the annual regular budget and the Institute’s final budget, and drafts the planning agreements. It consists of: i. the Rector; ii. the Vice Rectors; iii. a student representative; vi. a representative of the University’s administrative staff who also participates in the University Senate.

Rectoral Authorities

Rector 
Professor Christina Koulouri

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Vice-Rector for Research and Lifelong Learning
Professor Charalampos Oikonomou

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Vice-Rector for Finance, Planning and Development
Professor Christos Papatheodorou

Παθεοδώρου

Vice-Rector for Academic, Administrative & Student Affairs Υποθέσεων και Φοιτητικής Μέριμνας
Professor Penelope Foundethakis

Φουντεδάκι

Vice-Rector for International Affairs and Partnerships
Assoc.
Professor Marianna Psilla

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The Rector’s Committee

Deans

 

SCHOOL OF ECONOMY AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
Dean: Professor Vasilios Kefis

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SCHOOL OF POLITICAL SCIENCE
Dean: Professor Ioannis Kouzis

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SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCE
Dean: Professor Alexandra Koronaiou

Κορωναίου

SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES, COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE
Dean: Professor Harissios Tagaras

Ταγαράς

Department Heads

Department of Public Administration

Head of Department : Professor Theodoros Mariolis

Department of Economic and Regional Development

Head of Department : Professor Ioannis Psycharis

Department of Political Science and History

Head of Department : Professor Georgios Xiropaidis

Department of Social Policy

Head of Department : Professor Despina Papadopoulou

Department of Sociology

Head of Department : Professor Andreas Lytras

Department of Social Anthropology

Head of Department : Professor Eirini Tountasaki

Department of Psychology

Head of Department : Professor Anastassios Stalikas

Department of International, European and Area Studies

Head of Department : Professor Kostas Ifantis

Department of Communication, Media and Culture

Head of  Department : Professor Andromache Gazi