Georgios Theodoropoulos

Chair Professor Computer Science and Engineering: Computer Science and Engineering

I am currently based in Shenzhen China, with SUSTech, as a Chair Professor in the School of Computer Science and Engineering. Before SUSTech I was with Durham University, UK where I was the founding Executive Director of the Institute of Advanced Research Computing and held a Chair in Computer Engineering. Prior to this I was a Senior Research Scientist with IBM Research, Dublin. In the past I have held senior posts at Trinity College Dublin, the University of Birmingham and the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

Personal Profile

Educational Background

1991-1995,University of Manchester,U.K., PhD
1990-1991,University of Manchester,U.K., MPhil
1984-1989,University of Patras, Greece, Eng. Dipl

Professional Experience

2017 - : Chair Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering,  Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen, China
2013 - 2017: Chair Professor, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, Durham University, U.K.
2013-2017:  Executive Director, Institute of Advanced Research Computing, Durham University, U.K. 
2011-2013: Senior Research Scientist, IBM Research, Dublin, Ireland. 
1998-2011: Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Reader, School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham, U.K.
1997-1998: IT Consultant, European Dynamics S.A, Athens Greece.
1996-1997: Postdoctoral Fellow, Computer Technology Institute, Athens, Greece

Honors & Awards

ACM 2014 Best of Computing
2013-2016: Honorary Professor, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
2007-2008: Senior Fellow, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
More than 20 Keynotes and Panels
Best Paper Awards: DS-RT 2011, Euro-SIW 2005, Euro-SIW 2003


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