Sarantis Mitropoulos , Associate Professor
Ionian University, Department of Regional Development
Dr. Sarantis Mitropoulos is an Associate Professor of “Management Information Systems” at the Department of Regional Development of the School of Economics of the Ionian University (from 1/10/2018, while from 1/03/2018 he was at the same level in the Department of Business Administration of former ATEI of Ionian Islands).
He holds a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (with honors and a scholarship from the National Scholarships Foundation (IKY)). His doctorate concerned the Integrated Management of Distributed Information / Computing Systems and Networks, as a Distributed Architecture Service.
He holds a two-year master’s degree in Business Administration for Executives (Executive MBA), with honors, from the Athens University of Economics and Business with a dissertation in the Formulation, Synchronization, Execution and Evaluation of Business and IT Strategies.
He holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, with specialization in “Informatics and Computer Engineering” with a grade of Very Good.
Since 2004, he is senior researcher at the Department of Informatics of the University of Piraeus, participating in a significant number of research and development projects, teaching, and supervising many projects at postgraduate (M.Sc. & Ph.D.) and undergraduate level.
From 04/2002 to 02/2018 he was a Specialist in Informatics at the Deposits and Loans Fund (seconded last year to Independent Public Revenue Authority (A.A.D.E.)), which is supervised by the Ministry of Finance. His duties, among others, were Systems Analysis, Information Systems Analysis, Design and Development, and e-Government.
Prior to his employment in the public sector and for six years, he collaborated with important and large companies in the field of Informatics and Telecommunications in Greece, in the provision of project and technical management, as well as of business development, in integrated solution projects in the areas of systems and network management, of advanced telecommunications – telematics services, of security, as well as of Information Systems.
He has taught Informatics for three years at the National Technical University of Athens in the Department of Naval Mechanical Engineering, as well as at the Hellenic Productivity Centre (ELKEPA) to graduates of universities and technical institutes. He served in the General Staff of the Army as IT Specialist-Programmer.
He has published extensively in international scientific journals and conferences and has been a reviewer, respectively. He has also been a member of Program Committees and Session Chair of Scientific Conferences.
He is a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Business and Systems Research of Inderscience Publishers, while he is a Mentor of the Interscience Research Network (IRNET).
He is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece, while in 2005 he was elected IEEE Senior Member (USA).
He has won 1st award for excellent publication in the international journal “Information Management and Computer Security” (Emerald Publishers, 2011).
Recently (2015) he wrote a university e-book entitled: “INTERNET-BASED INFORMATION SYSTEMS: Applications, Development, Infrastructure”, Association of Greek Academic Libraries (http://repository.kallipos.gr/handle/11419/3969).