Faculty Members

Avgoustos Tsinakos



● Director of Advanced Educational Technologies and Mobile Applications (AETMA) Lab, Department of Computing Science Department of International Hellenic University. (ΑΕΤΜΑ http://aetma.ihu.gr ) ● Director of the International MSc in Immersive Technologies in Education Training and Game Design. (IMT http://imt.ihu.gr ) ● Director of Education of the Con-E-Ect Headquarters of UNESCO in Greece, Member of the Executive Committee ● Member of the EDYTE SA Advisory Committee, for technology and research issues (2020) ● Member of the Board of Directors of the Lifelong Learning Center of the International University of Greece (2020)- ● Scientific Manager of the DIPAE Teaching and Learning Support Office program (2022-2023) ● Member of the Executive committee and Founding Director of the International Association of Blended Learning- IABL (9/2014-present)

Stergios Papadimitriou



George Papakostas



Prof. George A. Papakostas has received a diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 1999 and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2002 and 2007, respectively, from the Democritus University of Thrace (DUTH), Greece. He serves as a Tenured Full Professor in the Department of Computer Science, at International Hellenic University, Greece. Prof. George A. Papakostas is currently: ● Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Sciences. ● Head of the Department of Computer Science. ●Director of the MPhil in "Advanced Technologies in Informatics and Computers". ●Founder and Leader of "Machine Learning & Vision Research Group".

Lefteris Moussiades

Associate Professor


Theodore Pachidis



Theodore P. Pachidis has a B.S. degree in Physics, an M.S. degree in Electronics (A.U.TH), and a Ph.D. degree in Robotics and Machine Vision Systems (ECE Dept, D.U.TH). He is a Professor. Head of the Computer and Informatics Engineering Department, School of Applied Technology, TEI EMT, (2017-2019) and Head of the Department of Computer Science, School of Sciences, IHU, (2019-2021), Greece. He has participated as a coordinator or as a member in a number of projects. He has published many refereed journal and conference papers. He is a reviewer in many international journals and conferences. He has also written many other teaching notes and documents. During his 35 years career, he has taught numerous laboratory and theoretical courses in undergraduate and postgraduate programs. His research interests include software engineering, robotics, machine vision, image processing, and electronics. He is a member of the Union of Greek Physicists. A Senior member of IEEE. Member of Scientific Committees.

Konstantinos RANTOS

Professor - Information Security


Konstantinos Rantos is a Professor at the Computer Science Department of the Democritus University of Thrace, Greece, and Director of the Web Services and Information Security Lab.

Dimitris Karampatzakis

Assistant Professor


D. Karampatzakis is Assistant Professor (Analog and Digital Electronic Systems) at the Department of Computer Science – International Hellenic University. He holds a Diploma in Electronics and Computer Engineering from ECE – Technical University of Crete (2003) and a PhD in VLSI Systems from ECE – University of Thessaly (2009).

Thomas Lagkas

Assistant Professor


Dr. Thomas D. Lagkas is an Assistant Professor of the Department of Computer Science of the Democritus University of Thrace and Director of the Laboratory of Industrial and Educational Embedded Systems. In 2002, he graduated with honors from the Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and he was awarded PhD on Wireless Networks from the same Department in 2006. In 2012 he completed his MBA studies at the Hellenic Open University, and he received a postdoctoral certificate on Teaching and Learning from The University of Sheffield in 2017. His research interests are in the wider area of wireless networks with application on fields such as IoT architectures, 5G systems, and UAV communications. He is member of the Editorial Boards of reputable scientific journals (published by: IEEE, Elsevier, Springer) and IEEE Senior Member.

Ioannis Kazanidis

Assistant Professor


Dr. Ioannis Kazanidis is an Assistant Professor (Educational Technology and Databases) at the Computer Science department of the International Hellenic University and researcher at the Advanced Educational Technologies & Mobile Applications Lab of the same University. He has published more than 120 papers in international journals and conferences. His research interests mainly focus on Educational Technology and on the adoption of innovations in different fields of study.

Dr Eleni Vrochidou