Draft:Fotini Stylianopoulou

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Fotini Stylianopoulou
EducationVassar College
Alma materRensselaer Polytechnic Institute (M.Sc), Stanford University (Ph.D)
Theodoros Papapolychroniou
(m. 1980)
Scientific career
InstitutionsUniversity of Athens
Thesis (1972)
InfluencesMichael Meaney[1]

Fotini Stylianopoulou is a Greek biology educator, professor of Biology at the University of Athens and the president of the Executive Board of the Hellenic Pasteur Institute.[2]


After finishing her Ph.D studies Stylianopoulou started working in 1985 as a professor of biology at the University of Athens. She was among the first faculty members to teach neuroscience to graduates and a pioneer in initiating research in behavioral neuroscience in Greece. Stylianopoulou was one of the founding member of the Hellenic Society for Neuroscience and served as its president from 2004 to 2006.[3]

Stylianopoulou has supervised 19 PhD theses and is an author of many articles in international scientific journals, as well as of translations of scientific books in Greek. She has received both national and international awards for her research. She is a member of the European Brain and Behaviour Society and has served as the Secretary General of the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies.[3] In addition to her teaching career, she also serves as the President of the Executive Board of the Hellenic Pasteur Institute in Athens.[2]

She has also held several other positions including being a visiting professor in the Department of Human Genetics and Development at Columbia University, being the vice president of the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Athens, head of the laboratory of Biology-Biochemistry at the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Athens and she was a member of the National Advisory Council for Research for three years.[3][4]


  1. ^ "Semantic scholar: Fotini Stylianopoulou". Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Organizational Structure". Retrieved 14 January 2019.
  3. ^ a b c "CV" (PDF). Retrieved 14 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Stylianopoulou, Fotini". Retrieved 14 January 2019.

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