Hellenic Open University (EAP)

Master in Data Science and Machine Learning [DAMA]

Module “Algorithmic Techniques and Systems for Data Science and Machine Learning”  2022 -2025

University of the Aegean, Greece                                                                                        2020 -2022

Associate Professor, Faculty of Information

and Communication Systems Engineering

     Courses taught in academic years 2020-2021, 2021-2022

  • Data bases II (Autumn Semester)
  • Object Oriented Programming with java (Autumn Semester)
  • Information Retrieval (Spring Semester 2021)
  • Intelligent Recommender Systems (Spring Semester 2022)
  • Advanced Topics in Data bases and Data Structures (Spring Semester 2021)
  • Semantic Web (Autumn Semester)
  • Data Mining and Big Data  (Autumn Semester)
  • Internet Programming (Spring Semester 2022)

Masters Students Advised

  • Stylianos Stasinos, thesis title: “Drug Recommendation by using Auxiliary Medical Data”, March 2022

Free University of BolzanoItaly, 2016-2018

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Computer Science

Courses taught in academic years 2016-2017 and 2018-2019

  • Data bases (48h Exercises), BSc – Autumn Semester 2017
  • Internet and Mobile Services (24h Exercises), BSc – Spring Semester 2017 
  • Data bases (24h Exercises), BSc – Autumn Semester 2018
  • Information Search and Retrieval (24h Exercises), MSc, Spring Semester 2016

Doctoral Students (co-supervising with Prof. Markus Zanker)

  • Ludovik Coba, thesis title: “Offline and Online Evaluation of Recommender Systems”
  • ChemsEddine Berbague, thesis title: “Studying Novelty and Diversity in Recommender Systems (co-supervisor with Prof. Hassina Seridi, Annaba University, Algeria)

Masters Students Advised

  • Dmitry Chaltcev, thesis title: “Session-based News Recommendation using Markov and Probabilistic Modelling”, July 2018
  • Lidija Kirjackaja, thesis title: “Recommending News Using Graph-based Algorithms”, June 2018

Aristotle University of ThessalonikiGreece 2008 – 2015  

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science

Courses taught in Academic years 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016 

  • Databases for businesses at the Post Graduate Program of Departments of Informatics and Economics (Autumn Semester)
  • Data Mining at the Post Graduate Program of the Departments of Informatics and Economics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Spring Semester)

  Doctoral Students (co-supervisor with Prof. Yannis Manolopoulos)

  • Alexis Papadimitriou (5 common papers)
    Ph.D. Thesis: “Algorithms for Data Management and Data Knowledge Extraction in Graphs” (2012).
  • Pavlos Kefalas (4 common papers)
    Ph.D. Thesis: “Recommendation Models for Big Spatio-Temporal Data” (2017).

Masters Students Advised

Α/Α Student Name. Master Thesis Title, academic year

  • Stergios Xairistanidis, Beacommender: A Sensor-based Recommender System for Smart Phones, 2015-2016
  • Malakoudis Dimitrios, MOOC Recommendation through Enhanced Matrix Factorization Techniques, 2015-2016
  • Georgia Papagianni, Recommendation Algorithms in Twitter, 2015-2016
  • Evaggelia Theodoridou, Link Prediction in Social Networks with Graph Mining, 2015-2016
  • Zioupos Andreas. Dimensionality Reduction in Social Networks, 2014-2015
  • Aggeliki Mitsou, Effective Management of Waiting Lines for Banks: DoNotWait.gr Case Study, 2015-2016
  • Mavromati Styliani. Anomaly Detection from Big and Open Data, 2014-2015
  • Misirgi Eleni. Advertising and Cross-selling in Social Media, 2013-2014
  • Nikopoulos Dimitris. Behavioural Analytics and Social Mining, 2013-2014
  • Tsioptsas Naoum. Data Mining for Economic Crisis Detection, 2013-2014
  • Dimitrios Ntempos. A Survey on Location-based Social Networks, 2012-2013
  • Emmanouil Daskalakis. MapReduce for Recommender Systems, 2012-2013
  • Antonios Krinis. Location-based Social Networks Website, 2011-2012
  • Foivos Koliopoulos. Data Mining with SQL Server and R Environments, 2011-2012
  • Athanasios Floros. A Recommendation Engine for Academic Jobs, 2011-2012
  • Pantelis Logginidis. Data Mining for Business Intelligence, 2010-2011
  • Christos Perentis. Link Prediction in Multi-Modal Social Networks, 2010-2011
  • Ivaylo Kehayov. Text Data Mining, 2010-2011
  • Nikolaos Mantas. Web Data Mining in Social Networks, 2009-2010

University of Western MacedoniaGreece 2008 – 2011

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Engineering and Tele-communications

Courses taught in Academic years2008-2009, 2009-2010, 2010-2011

  • Databases (B.Sc., Autumn semester 2008)
  • Internet Programming (B.Sc., Spring semester 2009)
  • Advanced Databases (B.Sc., Autumn semester 2010)
  • Advanced Software Engineering (B.Sc., Spring semester 2011)