Institute for Mediterranean Studies

FORTHistory

FORTHistory 1983-2023

Principal Investigator: Professor Gelina Harlaftis
Hosted by: Institute for Mediterranean Studies, Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas, Greece 

The FORTHistory 1983-2023 research project explores FORTH’s historical, institutional and scientific trajectories during the last forty years in Greece and abroad. It is conducted by a team of scholars collaborating with the Department of the History of Technology of the Institute for Mediterranean Studies (IMS-FORTH); it is headed by the Director of IMS-FORTH, Professor Gelina Harlaftis and directed by Dr. Spyros Tzokas. In order to achieve the two-years’ research goal (2021-2023) that will lead to the publication of an anniversary volume, IMS-FORTH maintains an extensive collaboration with experts and researchers in History of Modern & Contemporary Science, Technology, Medicine (post-doctoral, doctoral and post-graduate fellows) of the Department of History and Philosophy of Science of the National Kapodistrian University of Athens and has the institutional academic support of the Department of History of the University of Crete.

Project Team

Gelina Harlaftis

Director of IMS-FORTH, Professor of Maritime History
Curriculum vitae

Spyros Tzokas

Postdoctoral researcher

Giorgos Zoukas

Postdoctoral Researcher
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Katerina Vlantoni

Postdoctoral Researcher
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Iraklis Katsaloulis

Postdoctoral Researcher
National Documentation Center, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Christos Karampatsos

Postdoctoral researcher
Curriculum vitae

Antonis Kechrimparis

Doctoral Fellow
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Panagiotis Kazantzas

Doctoral Fellow
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Aristotle Tympas

Professor of History of Technology in Modernity
Department of History and Philosophy of Science, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Andreas Vourtsis

Postgraduate Fellow

Georgia Kapsali

Postgraduate Fellow
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Vasilios Argyriou

Postgraduate Fellow
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Rafaela Papadaki

Graduate Fellow

Apostolis Tondi

Postgraduate Fellow