March, 2018

201820Mar13:3016:30Green Careers: Graduate Studies and Job Opportunities13:30 - 16:30

Event Details

When: Tuesday, March 20, 13:30-16:30

Where: Deree – Upper Level Library

Organized by: Environmental Studies Program – Department of Science and Mathematics, Center of Excellence for Sustainability (CES) – Office of Public Affairs

Supported by:

  • Office of Career Services
  • Environmental Studies Society


13:30-13:40: Arrival and Registration

13:40-13:50: Introduction (Anastasia Misseyanni, Head, Department of Science and Mathematics, Deree-ACG)

13:50-14:40: Session I: Graduate Studies (Facilitator: Michael Valahas, Director, Center of Excellence for Sustainability – Office of Public Affairs, ACG)


Panel Discussion Topics:

13:50: How to Search for Graduate Studies in the Environmental Studies Field (Paraskevi Papadopoulou, Science Area Coordinator, Deree-ACG)

14:00: Graduate Studies in Europe (Stella Apostolaki, Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG)

14:10: Graduate Studies in the US (Christina Marouli, Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG)

14:20: Applying for Graduate Studies (Alexandra Prindezi, Office of Career Services, Deree-ACG)

14:30: Applying for Graduate Studies: A Student’s Perspective (Jean-Philippe Grossetete, Senior Deree Environmental Studies Student)

14:35: Discussion


14:45-16:15: Session II: Job Opportunities (Facilitator: Christina Marouli, Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG);

14:50: Skills for Environmental Careers (Nicolas Karapanagiotis & Dimitris Georgas, Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG)


Panel Participants:

15:00: Theofanis Lolos (Partner – Managing Director, Enviroplan S.A.)

15:10: Savvas Peltekis (Managing Director, TUV Hellas)

15:20: Rania Spyropoulou (Strategic Developement Advisor in ATEPE Ltd, Archelon Board Member)

15:30: Athena Lambrinidou (Environmental Activist, Sustainability Consultant/Communicator)

15:40: Maria Vitoraki (Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG)

15:50: Marina Perantonaki (Office of Career Services, Deree-ACG): Job Search Platforms & Career Services available to ACG students and alumni

15:55: Discussion

16:15-16:30: Closing Conclusions