Ergonomics in Greece
Education in Ergonomics at a University Level
For the time being, there are no academic departments that offer a diploma or a post-graduate title in Ergonomics.
The following departments though include in their educational programmes courses in Ergonomics:
- National Technical
University of Athens, School of Mechanical Engineering, Sector of
Production Management and Operational Research
Faculty Members: Prof. N. Marmaras, Dr. D. Nathanael
- Techical University of
Crete, Dept. of Production Engineering and Management
Faculty Member: Assoc. Prof. T. Kontogiannis
- University of Piraeus, Dept.
of Production Systems
Faculty Member: Prof. L. Laios
- University of the Aegean,
Dept. of Production and Systems Design
Faculty Member: Dr. V. Papakostopoulos
- University of Patras,
Dept. of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineers
Faculty Member: Prof. G. Athanassiou
- Demokritus University of
Thrace, Dept. of Production Engineering and Management
Faculty Member: Dr. S. Papantonopoulos
- Aristotle University of
School of Physical Education and Sports Sciences
Faculty Member: Mr. Mandroukas
Patras,Dept of Physiotherapy
Faculty Member: Dr. I. Tsepis
Athens, Dept. of Physiotherapy
Faculty Member: Mr. P. Poulmentis
ΤΕΙ Thessaloniki, Dept. of Physiotherapy
Faculty Member: Dr. P. Tsaklis
W. Makedonia, Dept. of Industrial Design
Faculty Member: Mr. I. Zoumpourtikoudis
Dept. of Furniture Technology
Faculty Member: Mr. A. Babalis
Messologgi, Dept. of Aquaculture and Fisheries
Faculty Member: Prof. N. Batsoulas
So far, the following books in Ergonomics exist in the Greek language:
- Laios, L. & Giannakourou, M. (2003). Modern Ergonomics. Papasotiriou.
- Marmaras, N. & Papadopoulos, S. (1997).Working with a personal computer: An aid for the ergonomical evaluation of workstations with PCs. Papasotiriou.
- Avouris, N. (2000). Introduction to the Human-Computer Interaction. Diavlos.
- Sirmakesis, S. Human-Computer Interaction. Editions Greek Letters.
- Tsaklis, P. (2005). General Pronciples of Ergonomics and Preventive Physiotherapy. University Studio Press.
- ErgoLab, National Technical
University of Athens
- Hellenic Institure of
Occupational Health & Safety