Personal Profile


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
  • Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering
National Technical University of Athens  (NTUA)
  • Master of Science in Analysis and Design of Earthquake Resistant Structures
  • Bachelor of Science and Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering

Related Work Experience

Manhattan College, Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Riverdale, NY
  • Associate Professor of Geotechnical Engineering (2021 – present)
  • Assistant Professor of Geotechnical Engineering (2015 – 2021)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Cambridge, MA
  • Research Affiliate in Geotechnical Engineering (2015 – present)
  • Research Assistant (2008 – 2015)
    Developed new methods to predict and mitigate risk on soil and buildings due to tunneling in stiff clay.
Crossrail, London, United Kingdom
Researcher for Ferrovial-Agroman (2013)
Data processing and evaluation from instrumented areas in London, affected by the Crossrail tunnels construction
Attiko Metro S.A., Athens, Greece
Intern in the Construction Management division (summer 2007)
Supervising assistant engineer for the construction schedule implementation of the extension of Athens subway red line from Agios Dimitrios to Elliniko
Geometriki Techniki, Athens, Greece
Assistant Supervising Engineer (2004 – 2006)
Supervising the implementation of the design at the construction of a residential complex in Ilioupoli