Anastasia Misseyanni

Science and Mathematics

Ptychion in Chemistry, University of Athens; DEA in Biochemistry, University of Paris 7; PhD in Biochemistry, University of Marburg

Dr. Misseyanni has been a member of the Deree science faculty since 1992. In her long career in teaching she has developed and taught a significant number of undergraduate natural science and environmental studies courses with emphasis on chemistry, biological chemistry, environmental science, ecology, water resources and integrated methods in environmental analysis, thus serving the needs of the Environmental Studies and the Liberal Education programs. She has conducted research in the fields of protein-DNA interactions and hormone-regulated gene expression. She has also been active in the scholarship of teaching. Her present research interests include Mediterranean biodiversity and green roofs, sustainability initiatives in higher education, innovative teaching and learning strategies in STEM disciplines, active and experiential learning. She coordinated the development of the Deree Environmental Studies program and has served as its program coordinator since 2010. Since fall 2014, she serves as Head of the Department of Science and Mathematics. She has contributed to efforts to promote sustainability at ACG as advisor to the Deree Environmental Club and the Deree Environmental Studies Society and as chair of an ad hoc Green Campus Committee.