Cycle 2
SELECTED HOSTS AND FELLOWS
HOST COLLABORATOR FELLOW
Professor Vassilis Aletras Dr. Petros Pechlivanoglou
University of Macedonia The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto
School of Business Administration Health Economics
Project Title: Developing Economic Evaluation and Decision Analysis Methods Capacity and Establishing Foundations for a Diabetes Policy Model
Dr. Antonios Anastasopoulos Dr. Roxani Margariti
University of Crete Emory University
Department of History and Archaeology History
Project Title: Graduate Teaching in Middle Eastern and Islamic History and Historiography and Curriculum Strengthening with New Graduate Courses
Professor Constantine Bikos Dr. Peli (Kalliopi) Galiti
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki University of Wisconsin-Madison
School of Philosophy and Education Education Psychology
Project Title: Preventing bullying in the schools: Decreasing Anger and Increasing Class Cooperation in Primary and Secondary Schools through Forgiveness Education
Professor Georgios Boulougouris Professor Sotiris Xantheas
Democritius University of Trace Universtiy of Washington
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
Project Title: Collaborative Research in Modeling and Analyzing the Formation of Hydrogen Bond Network in a Variety of Aqua’s Environments
Christina Boutsouki Dr. Paschalina Ziamou
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Baruch College‚ The City University of New York
Department of Economics Business
Project Title: Curriculum Development for a Joint "MSc in Digital Marketing & Social Media" and Advisement & Mentoring of Doctoral Students
Dr. Periklis Chatzimisios Professor Foteini Baldimtsi
Alexander TEI of Thessaloniki George Mason University
Informatics Computer Science
Project Title: Curriculum Co-Development, Research Collaboration and Student Mentoring in Blockchains for the Internet of Things (IoT)
Professor Maria Chatzinkolaidou Professor Stavroula Sofou
University of Crete Rutgers University
Department of Materials Science and Technology Chemical and Biochemical Engineering‚ and Biomedical Engineering
Project Title: Collaborative Research in Vascular Tissue Engineering
Professor Michail Georgiadis Professor Marianthi Ierapetritou
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Rutgers‚ The State University of New Jersey
Department of Chemical Engineering Chemical Engineering
Project Title: Collaborative Research and Graduate Student Teaching/Mentoring in the Area of Process Systems Engineering
Dr. Vassilia Hatzitaki Dr. Nikolaos Stergiou
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki University of Nebraska at Omaha
Physical Education and Sports Sciences Biomechanics 
Project Title: A USA-Greece Partnership to Promote Research and Student Mentoring in Human Movement Variability
Professor Georgios Kagadis Professor Nikos Papanikolaou
University of Patras University of Texas at San Antonio
Medical Physics Therapeutic Radiology
Project Title: Collaborative Research in Biological and Physics Processes Specific to Modeling and Measuring DNA Damage from Therapeutic Radiation; Co-mentoring Graduate Students in Medical Physics
Professor Orestis Kalogirou Professor George Hadjipanayis
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki University of Delaware
Department of Physics Physics, Solid State
Project Title: Collaborative Research and Graduate Student Teaching/Mentoring in "Magnetic Materials for Biomedical and Permanent Magnet Applications"
Professor Kyriaki Sidiropoulou Professor Diomedes Logothetis
University of Crete Northeastern University
Neurophysiology Pharmaceutical Sciences
Project Title: Enhancement of the Curricula and Research in Neurophysiology and Neuroscience
Professor Dimitris Karlis Professor Marianthi Markatou
Athens University of Economics and Business University at Buffalo‚ The State University of New York
Statistics Mathematics and Statistics
Project Title: Big Data: Interface of Statistics and Machine Learning
Dr. Dimitris Keridis Professor Stathis Kalyvas
Panteion University Yale University
Department of International, European and Area Studies Conflict Studies, Political Violence
Project Title: Research, Graduate Student Teaching and Curriculum Development in Conflict and Political Violence
Professor Sokratis Koniordos *Cohort Project Dr. Evangelina Tastsoglou
University of Crete Saint Mary's University
Sociology/Social Sciences Cultural Sociology
Professor Nicholas Alexiou
Queens Collage, City University of New York
Sociology of Race and Ethnicity
Project Title: The Making of the Modern Greek Diaspora: Collaborative Research, Graduate Teaching/Mentoring and Curriculum Co-Development
Professor Konstantinos Kormas Professor Konstantinos Konstantinidis
University of Thessaly Georgia Institute of Technology
Department of Ichthyology & Aquatic Environment Environmental Biology
Project Title: Metagenomic Investigations of the Microbial Diversity and Ecophysiology in Greek Thermal Springs for Biotechnological Applications
Professor Katherine Liapi Professor Emmanouil Vermisso
University of Patras Florida Atlantic University
Department of Architecture/School of Engineering Architectural Technology
Project Title: Emergent Form: Permance-Driven Form-Finding Strategies in Architecture
Professor Petros Maragos Professor Kostas Daniilidis
National Technical University of Athens University of Pennsylvania
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
Project Title: Collaborative Research and Graduate Student Training in Vision Robotics
Professor Kostas Mathiopoulos Dr. Ioannis Ragoussis
University of Thessaly McGill University
Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology Biomedical Sciences
Project Title: Collaborative Research on Olive Fly Genomics; Teaching Genomic Sciences and Functional Analysis; Curriculum Development for Graduate Students; Research Infrastructure Development in Synthetic Biology
Dr. Chrysovalantou Milliou Professor Konstantinos Serfes
Athens University of Economics and Business Drexel University
International and European Economic Studies Economics
Project Title: Collaborative Research and Graduate Student Mentoring in Industrial Organization
Professor Panayiotis Mitsias Dr. Ioannis Karakis
University of Crete Emory University School of Medicine
School of Medicine-Neurology Neurology
Project Title: Curriculum Co-Development for Clinical Neurophysiology for Neurology Residents and Collaborative Research in Developing Electroencephalography-Based Cortical Connectivity Measures
Professor Basil Psarianos Professor Nikiforos Stamatiadis
National Technical University of Athens University of Kentucky
Faculty of Rural and Surveying Engineering Civil Engineering
Project Title: Understanding and Addressing Nighttime Road Safety Critical Issues through Collaborative Research and Educational Activities
Professor Tatiani Rapatzikou Dr. Demetres Tryphonopoulos
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Brandon University
English, Faculty of Philosophy English and Creative Writing
Project Title: Anglo-American Modernist Poetry and the Classics: Curriculum Co-Development, Collaborative Research and Graduate Student Mentoring in Editing, Annotating and Digitizing Archived Materials
Professor Vasiliki Soubasi Dr. Helen Christou
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Harvard Medical School
Department of B. Neonatal Clinic, Faculty of Medicine Pediatrics
Project Title: Co-Develop New and Strengthen Existing Curriculum in Neonatology; Collaborative Research on Short-Term and Long-Term Prediction and Early Diagnosis Regarding the Morbidities of Preterm and High Risk Term Neonates and Planning Preventative Interventions; Graduate Student Training and Mentoring in Neonatology
Professor Georgios Sourvinos Dr. Ioannis Sanidas
University of Crete Harvard University
Medical School Harvard Medical School
Project Title: Introduction of the State-of-the-Art Genome Editing Technology (CRISPR/Cas9) and Establishment of Research Collaboration on Genome Engineering Approaches in Virology and Cell Biology
Professor Anastasia Tsamparli-Kitsara Professor Ionas Sapountzis
University of the Aegean Adelphi University
Psychology Psychology
Project Title:Working with Disadvantaged Children in Schools
Professor Eleni Vlahogianni Dr. Konstantina Gkritza
National Technical University of Athens Purdue University
School of Civil Engineering/Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering Civil Engineering
Project Title: Collaborative Research in Smart and Shared Mobility: Grow Research Capacity and Mentor Graduate Students in Transportation Planning and Engineering
Professor Nikolaos Voulgaris Dr. George Tsoflias
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens University of Kansas
Geophysics & Seismology Geophysics & Seismology
Project Title: Collaborative Research in Developing New Induced Earthquake Detection and Analysis Methods for Characterization of the Subsurface, using Seismic Array Techniques; Graduate Student Teaching and Mentoring in Geophysics and Seismology
Dr. Timothy Ward Dr. Bill Manaris
The American College of Greece College of Charleston
Intermedia/Multimedia Computer Science
Project Title: Curriculum Co-Development and Collaborative Research and Performance Infrastructure Planning for Interdisciplinary 'Computing in the Arts' Cross-Institutional Activities and Community Networks