Academic Staff


Kalliopi, Ph.D. 1985, University Louis Pasteur of Strasbourg
Associate Professor in Clinical Psychology
Research interests: Psychic trauma and pain (somatic and psychic) and posttraumatic syndrome: psychodynamic approach. Clinical health psychology in children and adolescents with cancer: psychodynamic approach. The use of drawing as a projective technique, the HPT- Hatira's Projective Technique, and the Rorschach Test as diagnostic and therapeutic instruments. 
Tel: +30 28310 77533+30 28310 77533
Hatira CV
Citation Index 2015

Kafetsios, Kostantinos, Ph.D. 1997, Lancaster University, UK
Professor in Social & Organizational Psychology
The Social psychology of emotion and interpersonal relationships. Adult attachment organisation, emotion regulation and well-being. Emotion in organizational settings. Multilevel statistical methods.
Tel: +30 28310 77534+30 28310 77534
Kafetsios CV

Karademas, Evangelos, Ph.D. 1999, University of Athens
Professor in Clinical Health Psychology
Research interests: Personality and individual differences in health and illness; self-regulation in illness; stress and coping; crisis and crisis intervention; cognitive-behavioral theory and practice.
Tel: +30 28310 77532+30 28310 77532
Karademas CV

Panagis, George Ph.D. 1996, University of Crete.

Professor in Biopsychology
Research interests: Neural basis of brain stimulation reward; interactions between drugs of abuse and brain reward systems; the role of endogenous cannabinoid system in behavior and reward; effects of mood stabilizers on brain reward; effects of physical exercise on brain reward system and behaviour.
TEL: +30 28310 77544+30 28310 77544/77546
Panagis CV 

Triliva, Sofia, Psych. D. 1990, Rutgers University
Professor in Clinical Psychology
Research interests: Coping and adjustment in the context of long-term familial relationships; the adjustment and bolstering of the emotional well-being of children; adolescents and their parents; the creation of effective mental health prevention programming for children and adolescents.
Tel: +30 28310 77542+30 28310 77542
 CV Triliva Sofia

Associate Professors

Giakoumaki Stella,
Ph.D. 2005, University of Crete
Associate Professor in Clinical Neuropsychology
Research interests: Neuropsychological correlates of sensorimotor gating in schizophrenia spectrum and frontal lobe syndromes. Principal Investigator of the first systematic study (Endophenotypes in the Schizophrenia Spectrum - ENDOS) of high-risk populations in Greece.
Tel: +30 28310 77541+30 28310 77541
Giakoumaki CV

Giovazolias, Theodoros, Psych. D. 2000, University of Surrey 
Assistant Professor in Counselling Psychology
Research Interests: The role of counselling relationship in the therapeutic process, ethical and deontological issues in the counselling practice, different variables associated with bullying behaviour, its psychological impact on children and adults, investigation of issues related to student psychological counselling. 
Tel: +30 28310 77517+30 28310 77517

Giovazolias CV
Selected Articles


Dafermos, Manolis, Ph.D. 1995, Lomonosov Moscow State University
Assistant Professor in Epistemology of Psychology
Research interests: scientific method in psychology, history of psychology, cultural-historical psychology, psychology of scientific creativity, consciousness and cognition, philosophical theories of consciousness.
Tel: +30 28310-77521+30 28310-77521


Kastellakis, Andreas A., Ph.D. 1987, University of Patras
Associate Professor in Physiological Psychology
Research interests: Interaction of dopaminergic system with other neuroactive-psychotropic substances (thyroid hormones, somatostatin, opiates, psychostimulants) and with biopsychology-psychopharmacology of addiction.
Tel: +30 28310 77540+30 28310 77540


Kokkinaki, Theano, Ph.D. 1998, University of EdinburghAssociate Professor in Developmental PsychologyResearch interests: Traditional and modern theoretical and empirical work on interaction of mother-infant, father-infant, grandmother-infant, twins; triadic interactions of family members; comparisons of patterns of parent- or grandparent-infant interactions in several cultural contexts or in urban and rural areas of the same culture. E-Mail: kokkinaki@uoc.grTel: +30 28310 77536+30 28310 77536
Kokkinaki CV


Themeli, Olga, Ph.D. 2002, University of Athens
Assistant Professor in Criminological PsychologyResearch interests: Correctional psychology (mental health in prisons, suicides and self-injury among inmates, incarcerated mothers with their children in prison, children of imprisoned parents), Psychology and the court system (stress in and out of the courtroom, child witness testimony in court, suggestibility and accuracy of children's memory, impact of legal investigation on sexually abused children), Stalking.

Tel: +30 28310 77519+30 28310 77519



Tsaousis, Ioannis, Ph.D. 1996, University of London, Goldsmith's College
Associate Professor in Psychometrics
Research interests: Psychometric theory, personality structure, emotional
intelligence, development of psychological measures, measurement of
individual differences
Tel: +30 28310 77519+30 28310 77519
Tsaousis CV
Selected papers


Assistant Professors

Nikolopoulos, Dimitris, Ph.D. 1999, University College London

Assistant Professor in School Psychology
Research interests: The development of reading and spelling abilities in the Greek and other orthographic systems, the manifestation of dyslexia and other reading disabilities in different orthographic systems, the development of metacognitive skills and their contribution to the development of literacy skills in normal and clinical populations.

Tel: +30 28310 77538+30 28310 77538

Economou Elias,Ph.D. 2002, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Lecturer in Cognitive Psychology
Research Interests: Perception, Lightness perception, Effect of grouping
factors on perceptual organization and processing.
Tel: +30 28310 77549+30 28310 77549

Orfanidou, Eleni, Ph.D. 2006, Cambridge University, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit Lecturer in Cognitive/Experimental PsychologyResearch Interests: Spoken word recognition, reading, role of morphology and phonology, sign language comprehension, working memory and deafness, behavioral and neuroimaging methodsEmail: eorfanidou@uoc.grTel: +30 28310 77524+30 28310 77524
Orfanidou CV