Efthymia Sygkollitou

Name: Efthymia Sygkollitou
Country: Greece
Degrees: 1) Baccalaureat, 1st Lyceum of Girls, Thessaloniki, Greece. 2) (four year) BA Degree in Philosophy and Psychology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece 3) (four year) BA Degree in French Literature, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Gree
Current job title: Professor of Psychology
Institution: Department of Psychology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Short autobiography:

Professional experience

  • 1974-1988, Research Assistant in the Department of Psychology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
  • 1989-1993, Lecturer in the Department of Psychology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
  • 1993-1997, Assistant Professor of Educational and Environmental Psychology, in the Department of Psychology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
  • 1998 -2006, Associate Professor of Educational and Environmental Psychology, in the Department of Psychology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
  • 2006- today , Professor of Educational and Environmental Psychology, in the Department of Psychology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

 

Member of Associations

  • SPF, Societέ de Psychologie Francaise
  • Association of Greek Psychologists
  • Greek Psychological Society (Member of the Administrative Committee)
  • Psychological Society of Northern Greece
  • IRTAC, International Round Table for the Advancement of Counseling
  • Greek Association for the Advancement of Counseling
  • EARLI, European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction.
  • IAPS, International Association for Physical Space.

 

Visitor at foreign Universities

  • At 14 foreign Universities (for teaching, research, collaboration)

Publications

  • 90 publications in Greek and International Journals (on self-concept, academic achievement, auto-regulation, self-esteem, environmental factors- as space arrangement, density-, influencing children’s behavior).
  • 4 books in Greek and Editor of 6 books in Greek
  • 2 Translations, Editor of Translations
Reason for joining: To be aware of the new researches concerning the appearance and self-concept, as for many years I was working on the self-concept and the consequences on students behaviour (academic achievement etc)
Current research interest in relation to the COST Action: At this moment I work on two issues (I supervise two PHD), one concerning bullying and the characteristics of the bullies, including the physical appearance, and a second one concerning friendship between adolescents and its relationship with the physical appearance
COST Actions Outcomes:
E-mail: syngo@psy.auth.gr
Link to institution: http://psy.auth.gr