I am currently a High school teacher, working for the Government in public schools. But I got deeply involved in research during my years as a phd student and as a research technologist. I would like to get involved in other parts of my degree such as laboratory work in regarding drug design and discovery.
Sciences & Maths teacher
Since September 2007
Biology High School Teacher eager to provide new knowledge and solve problems.
January 2009 --- August 2010
PhD candidate at the department of Biological Sciences, Laboratory of Developmental Biology and Bioimaging. Turned to Masters 2010.
December 2008 --- August 2010
Research program "Early toxicological assay for evaluating the developmental toxicity of chemical compounds using FETAX.
September 2006 --- September 2007
Handle human biological samples for examination of blood, urine etc for substances and disease.
September 2003 --- September 2006
Researcher on an American Society of multiple sclerosis grant investigating the role of herpesviruses as an etiology for ms. I got familiar with various molecular virology methods, cell culture, E.L.I.S.A, pcr techniques, nucleic acid extraction from human samples such as plasma, serum, cerebrospinal fluid. Diagnostic methods for the existence of specific herpesviruses in biological samples and the evaluation of viral load in them as routine.
Master in experimental Molecular Biology from University of Cyprus in 2012
Degree in Biology from University of Crete in 2003