Assoc. Professor in the Department of Economic Geology and Geochemistry, Faculty of Geology and Geoenvironment, University of Athens. Specialized in Economic Geology (exploration & financial and technical assessment of mineral raw materials), and especially in the exploration and evaluation of marine mineral resources.
1987-1995: Visiting Professor at the Free University of Brussels in exploration and evaluation of submarine mineral raw materials.
2008-2009: Visiting Professor at the Department of Geology, University of Toronto.
- Director General of the Greek Geological Survey (IGME) between 1981-1989 and 2010-2013.
- Member of the Operational Groups for the European Innovation Partnership on Raw materials in the EU (DG Enterprise and Industry).
- Member of the working Group I of the EURECON Network at DG Enterprise and Industry of the EU, aiming at exploring options for primary production of rare earths in the European Union, including the mining and production of rare earth concentrates, as well as the separation and refining of these concentrates into individual rare earth metals.
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