Positions


Academic Positions & titles:
  • Professor (adj.) [docent], University of Tampere, Finland (2018)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Social & Political Sciences, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus. (2009 – Present)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Social & Political Sciences, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus. (2003 – 2009)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology & Gerontology, Miami University, Oxford, OH. (2002-2003)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Gerontology, Miami University, Oxford, OH. (2001-2002)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology & Anthropology, Washington and Lee University, Lexington VA. (2000-2001)
  • Assistant Professor of Sociology, American College of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece. (1998-1999)

University Administrative Positions:
  • Chair: Department of Social and Political Sciences, University of Cyprus. (2018 May-June)
  • Member: Special Committee for the acceptance and/or digitations of archives, Faculty Senate, University of Cyprus. (2016 – 2017)
  • Member: Library Committee, Faculty Senate, University of Cyprus. (2016-2017)
  • Departmental representative: Board of advisors, Medical School, University of Cyprus. (2012 – 2013)
  • Member: Health & Security Committee, Faculty Senate, University of Cyprus. (2009 – 2011)
  • Departmental Representative: Board of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education, University of Cyprus. (2008 – 2010, 2012 – 2014)
  • Member: Ad Hoc Budget Committee, Faculty of Social Sciences and Education, University of Cyprus. (2005)
  • Member: History and International Relations Curriculum Development Committee, American College of Thessaloniki, Greece. (1998 – 1999)

National & International Administrative Posts:
  • Director: Historical and Literary Archives of Kavala, Greece. (2018 – Present)
  • President (elected): Labor Union of Academic Personnel, University of Cyprus/ Συντεχνία Καθηγητών Πανεπιστημίου Κύπρου. (2014 – 2017) & (2017-2020)
  • Cyprus Program Director: European Values Study (EVS) (2006 – Present)
  • Cyprus Correspondent: EUREL – Sociological and Legal Data on Religion in Europe . (2006 – Present)
  • Member: Law and Social Sciences Evaluation Committee, Council for the Recognition of Higher Education Qualifications, Republic of Cyprus (ΚΥ.Σ.Α.Τ.Σ.). (2012 – 2018)
  • Board Member: Research Network 15, Global, Transnational and Cosmopolitan Sociology, European Sociological Association. (2015 – 2017) & (2017-2019)
  • International Advisor: Global Studies Association (UK/Europe) (2011- Present)
  • Auditor (alternate): International Society for the Sociology of Religion. (2011-2013)
  • Council Member: Center for Information on Drugs and Treatment of addicts (ΚΕΝΘΕΑ), Republic of Cyprus (2011 – 2013)
  • Board Member & Newsletter Editor: Thematic Group 02, Comparative and Historical Sociology, International Sociological Association. (2006-2010)
  • Board Member: Thematic Group 06, Sociology of Local - Global Relations, International Sociological Association. (1998-2002)
  • Liaison to the American Sociological Association: Modern Greek Studies Association, USA. (1999-2002)
  • Associate Advisor: Foundation for Hellenic Academic Studies, Pittsburgh, PA. (1999-2000)
  • Member: Membership Committee, Comparative-Historical Sociology Section, American Sociological Association, USA. (1994-95)
  • Vice-President: Historical and Literary Archives of Kavala, Greece. (1997– 2017)