Participation in the Department's Administration


(2016 - 2017) Member: Graduate Studies Committee.

(2013 - 2017), Coordinator: Undergraduate Sociology Major.

(2012 - Present) Graduate Studies Coordinator: Sociology PhD Program.

(2006) Member: Ad Hoc Committee for the Development of the Graduate Program, Department of Social and Political Sciences: Co-author (with Kyriakos Demetriou and Kalliopi Iosifidou-Agapidou) of the prospectus for the Department's graduate programs of study submitted to the University's Budget Planning Committee (May 30, 2006).

(2005 - 2017) Library Coordinator: Responsible for library orders, management of the department's library budget, inclusive of orders for journals, databases, etc.

(2004 - 2008) Information Technology/Website Coordinator: Responsible for creating, updating and maintaining the departmental website.

Membership in University Bodies & Committees


(2016 – 2017) Special Committee for the acceptance and/or digitations of archives (Ειδική Επιτροπή για Αποδοχή ή/και Ψηφιοποίηση Αρχείων).

(2016 - 2017) Member: Library Committee, University Faculty Senate.

(2012 - 2013) Departmental representative, Board of departmental advisors to the Medical School of the University of Cyprus.

(2011 - 2013) Present, Member, Departmental representative, Center for Information on Drugs and Treatment of addicts (ΚΕΝΘΕΑ): Part of university outreach initiative.

(2009 - 2011) Member (elected by the University Senate), Health & Security Committee, University Faculty Senate.

(2008 - 2010) & (2012 - 2014) Departmental Representative (elected by the Department), Board of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education.

(2005 Member): Ad Hoc Budget Committee, School of Social Sciences and Education.

Other Administrative Posts


2014 - Present, President, Labor Union of Academic Personnel at the University of Cyprus/ Συντεχνία Καθηγητών Πανεπιστημίου Κύπρου [ΣΥΝ.ΚΑ.ΠΑ.Κ]. (http://www.ucy.ac.cy/uncom/el/guild-teachers-university-of-cyprus-syn-ka-pa-k)

2012 - 2016 Member: Law and Social Sciences Evaluation Committee, Council for the Recognition of Higher Education Qualifications, Republic of Cyprus (ΚΥ.Σ.Α.Τ.Σ.).

1998 - 1999 American College of Thessaloniki (ACT), Greece: History and International Relations Curriculum Development Committee. Board Member, Thematic Group #06, Sociology of Local - Global Relations, International Sociological Association.

Participation in hiring, promotion or tenure review committees


2015 External Referee: Center for Distance Learning, Empire State College, State University of New York.

2014 External Member: Special Committee for a senior Sociology position (Sociology of Family), Department of Pre-School Education, Faculty of Education, University of Crete, Greece.

2014 External Member: Tenure Review Committee of Panagiota Georgopoulou, Department of Political Science and History, Panteion University, Athens, Greece.

2013 External Member: Special Committee for a junior Sociology post, Department of Political Science and History, Panteion University, Athens, Greece.

2011 Internal Member (appointed by the University Senate): Special Committee for a junior Political Science position with the Department of Social and Political Sciences, University of Cyprus.

2004 External Reviewer, Reappointment Committee, Department of Urban Planning, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.