Career History - Professional & other experience

  • Professor. Department of Informatics, Intelligent Systems Laboratory. ATEI of Thessaloniki. 2014 – today.
  • Associate professor. Department of Informatics, Intelligent Systems Laboratory. ATEI of Thessaloniki. 
  • Marie Curie Fellow. Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems, Vienna University of Technology.
  • Visiting scientist. Information Retrieval Facility, Vienna, Austria.
  • Assistant professor. Department of Informatics, ATEI of Thessaloniki. 
  • Senior Software Engineer/Research Assistant. Networks Operation Center, ATEI of Thessaloniki. 
  • Chief IT manager (also vice-president of the board and co-founder) of Dipylon S.A. 
  • Senior IT analyst. Encyclopaedia Science & Life LTD
  • Senior programmer. Ipirotiki Software & Publications SA. 
  • National service in the Greek army. 
  • Visiting Lecturer. University of Sunderland, UK.
  • Full-time Ph.D. student (scholar of the Greek State Scholarship Foundation). 
  • Senior programmer. Mallcom Educational Software LTD. 
  • Programmer. Development of a software tool for Wine makers. 
  • Internship, School of Computers & Mathematics, University of Teeside, UK 

Short Curriculum Vitae & Research Profil

Michail Salampasis has a BSc in Informatics and a PhD in Computing. He is professor at Intelligent Systems Laboratory, Department of Informatics, TEI of Thessaloniki, Greece. His main research interests are in applied and interdisciplinary studies in information science, including models and experiments related to information-seeking behaviour, information seeking in large professional search systems, user experience and usability testing, distributed information retrieval, patent retrieval. Until recently, he was the coordinator of the Cost Action "Multilingual and Multifaceted Interactive Information Access" and a Marie Curie Fellow at the Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems, Vienna University of Technology.

Distinctions

  • Ph.D. Scholarship from the Greek State Scholarship Foundation after succeeding first rank in the relevant exams.
  • Candidate for the best computer science Ph.D. thesis awards in UK (Distinguished Ph.D. Dissertation Competition organised by the British Computer Society and Springer-Verlag).
  • Marie Curie Fellow. Vienna University of Technology.

Publications

Dr. Salampasis has published about 90 papers in refereed journals, conferences and book chapters in various fields of computing including distributed information retrieval, hypermedia digital libraries, information seeking evaluation, distributed agent-based computing, web accessibility and user interface design. He is also the author of the book "Introduction to Internet Applications Programming" (444 pages), ISBN: 978-960-930624-9, September 2008 (In Greek). For a complete list of publications, visit http://www.salampasis.gr/publications.