Ph.D. in Finance and Econometrics, GSUC, City University of New York, 1987

M.B.A. in Finance, Baruch College, City University of New York, 1986

M.A. in Economics, Queens College, City University of New York, 1985

B.Sc. in Economics, Aristotle’s University of Thessaloniki, Greece, 1980


Cyprus University of Technology, School of Management and Economics, Limassol, Cyprus, Dean and Professor of Finance, summer 2009 – present (spring 2012 on leave)

Cyprus University of Technology, Member, Interim Steering Committee, spring 2009 – fall 2010

Rutgers University, School of Business, Camden, NJ, Professor of Finance, fall 1992 – spring 2009, Associate Professor, fall 1993 – spring 1999 and Assistant Professor, fall 1992 – spring 1993

Clarkson University, School of Management, Potsdam, NY, Assistant Professor of Finance, fall 1989 – spring 2002

Catholic University of America, Department of Economics and Business, Washington DC, Assistant Professor of Finance, fall 1987 – spring 1989

Courses taught: Financial Management, Investments and Portfolio Management, Financial Econometrics, Real Estate Investing, Financial Markets and Institutions and Small Business Finance

Academic honors

Fellow, Multinational Finance Society, June 2014

Life Time Award, Multinational Finance Society, June 2013

Outstanding Service Award, Multinational Finance Society, 1995, 2000, 2008 and 2011

Special Accomplishment Award, School of Business, Rutgers University, 2001

Faculty Merit Award, Rutgers University, 1994, 1995, 1998 – 2001, 2003 – 2006 and 2008

Finalist for a Faculty Teaching Award, 1991, 1997, 2000, 2002 and 2004

Passed the first exam for the Ph.D. in Business with distinction, 1986