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Conferences organized

  • Organization of the Greek-Turkish Philosophy Conference (Humboldt-Kolleg) The Flight of the Owls. Forms and Ways of the Reception of Greek Philosophy in Germany (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 7-9/10/2016).
  • Organization of the Conference Plato’s “Phaedo” (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 25-26/5/2017).
  • Co-organization of the International Conferences Readings of Aristotle (University of Nicosia, 9-10/2/2013) and Parmenidean Ways: The Poem and its Reception (University of Leipzig, 3-4/7/2015).
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of the 7th Central and Eastern European Conference on Phenomenology: Phenomenology and Aristotle (St. Petersburg, 2-3/6/2012).

 

Other Scientific Activities

  • Director of the Greek online journal for philosophical reviews Critica (2009-14) and Member of the Advisory Committee (2015–).
  • Responsible for the planning and the operation of the website www.philosophica.gr (2009-14).
  • Research Ambassador of the University of Heidelberg (2017–).

 

Professional Affiliations

 

Invited Talks (selection)

1 "Plato of Elea?" – SUNY at Stony Brook, 4/5/1995.
2 "The Poem of Parmenides: Περί Φύσεως?" – Postgraduate Seminar, University of Crete, Rethymno, 29/10/1998.
3 "Heidegger, History and Ontology. The 'Turn' as Return" – University of Crete, Rethymno, 14/3/2000.
4 "Heidegger and Hermeneutics" – Greek Philosophical Association, Athens, 19/4/2001.
5 "The Ontological Difference in Parmenides" – Heidegger and the Greeks, American College of Athens, 8-10/7/2003.
6 "Wie viele Doxai gibt es bei Parmenides?" – Frühgriechisches Denken, University of Regensburg, 24-25/10/2003.
7 "Hegels Hermeneutik der Geschichte" – University of Tübingen, 26/6/2007.
8 "Rhetorik der Alltäglichkeit. Zu Heideggers Auseinandersetzung mit Aristoteles" – University of Heidelberg, 10/7/2007; University of Freiburg, 9/7/2008.
9 "Parmenidean Dualisms" – International Symposium: "Parmenides, venerable and awesome", Universidad Nacional de San Martin, Buenos Aires, 30/10-2/11/2007.
10 "Phronesis vs. Sophia: On Heidegger's Ambivalent Aristotelianism" – Academy of Athens, 23/6/2010; Aristotle's “Nicomachean Ethics”, Book VI. Intertwining Interpretations, University of Patras, 25-26/6/2010; Phenomenology and Ancient Greek Philosophy: Reappraisal and Renewal, University of Crete, Rethymno, 27-29/6/2010.
11 "Δέον and Time. The Notion of καιρός in the Nicomachean Ethics" – Glück, Tugend, Zeit. Aristoteles über die Zeitstruktur des guten Lebens, University of Münster, 22-24/7/2011; University of Athens, 12/12/2011; University of Tübingen, 12/7/2012; University of Heidelberg, 24/7/2012.
12 "Jaeger and Pre-Socratics: The Case of Parmenides" – Werner Jaeger: 50 Years After His Death, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 25-26/4/2012.
13 "The Beginning of the Question of Being" – Heidegger’s Interpretations, University of Cyprus, 19/9/2012.
14 Response to Carlos Steel, "Keine Freiheit ohne Platonismus" – The New Desire for Metaphysics (2nd Bonn Humboldt Award Winners' Forum), Bonn, 24-28/10/2012.
15 "Heidegger on Crisis: Remembrance as Overcoming" – The Philosopher in the Face of Crises, University of Cyprus, 27/11/2013.
16 "Varianten des Dezisionismus: Carl Schmitt und  Panajotis Kondylis"Deutschland und Griechenland im Spiegel der Philosophiegeschichte. Transfers im 20. Jahrhundert, Freie Universität Berlin, 12-13/9/2014.
17 "Parmenides in Freiburg. Varieties of the question of Being", Peking University, 25/9/2014; "Parmenides in Freiburg. Die Parmenides-Rezeption Martin Heideggers", University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, 26/11/2014.
18 "'Was für ein Tod?' Zur doppelten Thematik des Phaidon" – University of Münster, 29-6/2016; University of Heidelberg, 11/7/2017; University of Bonn, 17/7/2017.
19 "Heraklit: Eine Ontologie des Politischen" – Philosophy for the Polis (Fifth International Conference of the Gesellschaft für Antike Philosophie), University of Zurich, 6-9/9/2016; University of Patras, 6/12/2016.

 

Administrative Services

At the University of Cyprus:

  • Planning of the BA programme of studies in Philosophy (offered since 2000/01) and of the Minor in Philosophy (offered since 1999/2000).
  • Member of the Library Committee (1998-99); contribution to the organization and expansion of the University Library, especially in the area of philosophy.
  • Member of the Rules and Regulations Committee (1999-2001); contribution to the formulation and restructuring of the legal framework of the University of Cyprus.
  • Member of the Finance and Personnel Committee (2001-02).
  • Responsible for the electronic equipment of the Department of Classics and Philosophy (1999-2002).
  • Member of the Faculty Board of the Faculty of Letters (2000-02).
  • Member of the Senate (2000-02).
  • Founding member and first President of the Academic Staff Union (2000-02).

At the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki:

  • Co-editor of the annual Prospectus of the School of Philosophy and Education (2004-05, 2009-10).
  • Member of the Studies Committee of the University (2010-11).
  • Responsible for the Erasmus-Program (ECTS Coordinator) in the Sector of Philosophy (2012-13).
  • Responsible for the new website of the School of Philosophy and Education (http://www.edlit.auth.gr, 2013–).
  • Director of the Department of Philosophy (2016-17, 2017-18).

At the Open University of Cyprus:

  • Member of the Governing Board (appointed by the Government of the Republic of Cyprus, 2014–).
  • Member of the Committee of Internal Audit and Procedures (2014–).

 

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