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Panagiotis (Takis) Alexopoulos
Associate Professor - University os Peloponnese

Panagiotis (Takis) Alexopoulos was born in Amaliada, Ilia, in August 1963. He graduated from the 1st Public High School of Amaliada with honors in 1981. In 1985 he graduated from the Department of Physical Education and Sport Science of the National University of Kapodistrias with an Kapodistrian University. He followed postgraduate - doctoral studies specializing in football in England and Romania. In 1999 he was awarded a Doctorate.
He has authored 5 books on the science of football and has published over 20 scientific articles in scientific journals. He has 94 citations from international journals. He also worked as a professional football coach in all professional and amateur categories for 12 years.
He is the father of 2 children, Ioanna and Dimitris.
In October 2017, he was elected Vice President of the Department of Sports Organization and Management of the University of Peloponnese, while since September 2018 he has been the Dean of the School of Human Movement and Quality of Life.

Educational experience

  • 2017

    He was elected a member of the faculty at the rank of the Associate Professor (GG 945 / 27.09.2017τΓ)

  • 2016

    He was appointed at the rank of assistant professor at the Department of Sports Organization and Management (GG 730 / 01.08.2016τΓ)

  • 2012

    He was elected as an Assistant Professor for a term (GG 1034 / 25.09.2012τΓ)

  • 2008

    He was elected a member of the University faculty at the rank of Lecturer for term in the Department of Sports Organization and Management of the University of Peloponnese in Sparta (GG 316 / 11.04.2008τΓ)

He has worked on all three levels of education for more than 30 years (1987-2017).

Professional Experience

  • 2004 - 2007

    Advisor of the Minister of Merchant Shipping and Chairman & CEO of POSEIDON SA (Marinetime education)

  • 2002 - 2015

    Business Consultant, member of the Board of Directors of OPAP International - OPAP services for sports betting - management - marketing

  • 1999 - 2001

    Commercial Director of DION

  • 1993-1999

    Commercial - General Manager SIRIOS (Member of the group of companies ATEMKE SA - PARNASSOS, companies listed on the Athens Stock Exchange)

  • 1990 - 1993

    Consultant of the Deputy Minister of Sport