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Despina Marouchou
Vice Chairperson, Assistant Professor, Business Administration
The School of Business Administration
Department of Management and Marketing
Academic Qualifications
Qualification Year Awarding Institution Department
Doctor of Education/Business 2007 University of Nottingham Education
Master in Education/Business 1984 Brunel University
Teacher’s Certificate of Education in Business Studies 1982 University of London Business
Bachelor of Arts   (Business Admin.) (B.A) 1980 Hammersmith and West London  College Business
Employment History
Period of employment Employer Location Position
Present European University Cyprus Cyprus Vice Chair   (Management and Marketing)
2016 European University Cyprus Cyprus Vice Chair   (Management and Marketing)
2016 European University Cyprus Cyprus Program Coordinator (Business Studies)
Year Title Other authors Journal and Publisher / Conference Vol.
2019 Developing The Entrepreneurial Mindset Of Phd Stem And Ict Students And Graduates E. Konis S. Mihai Zagreb International Review of Economics & Business In print
2018 Entrepreneurship Untapped: Assessing And Fine-Tuning Training For Start-Ups By PhD Stem Graduates And Ict Students E.Koni Zagreb International Review of Economics & Business – ZIREB
2017 Entrepreneurship Education: Barriers Versus Support Mechanisms to Stem Students Toulouse M.Raposo, A.Paço, J.Ferreira, C.Hadjichristodoulou JTT_V3_Joao_1-04-2017 (1) Vol 3
2015 Enhancing Student-Driven Learning Strategies by Examining the Faculty Conceptions of Teaching Student Driven Learning Strategies for the 21st Century Classroom. Published by IGI Global Publications 1 No 5 ISBN13: 9781522516897
2014 Teaching for Creativity in Education Journal of Education and Human Development 3 No 4
2014 The Impact of Academic Beliefs on Student Learning:  Informing Student-Centred Policies on Teaching, in Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology,   Published by IGI Global ISBN 978-1-4666-5889-9
2014 Experience of an Online Doctoral Course, in  Cases On Professional Distance Education Degree Programs and Practices: Successes, Challenges and Issues Information Science Publishing   -UK ISBN 978-161-520-6889
2013 Exploring the Effective Practicalities of   Student Learning in Universities: Informing Higher Education Policies in Europe, in Trends in European Higher Education Convergence. Published by IGI Global Publications ISBN 978-1-4666-5999-5
2012 Can ‘Student Centeredness’ (Outlined By the Bologna Process, Within the European Universities Implemented In Practice? Journal of Teaching and Education, Vol. 1, No. 5
2012 Can Students' Concept of Learning Influence Their Learning Outcomes? Higher Learning Research Communications Vol 2 No 2
2012 The Impact Students’ Conceptions of Learning May Have on Students’ Learning Outcomes Higher Learning Research Communications Vol 1 No 2
Research Projects
Date Title Funded by Project Role*
2015-2018 SCIENT, A European University-Business Alliance Aiming to Foster Young Scientists The European Commission and Erasmus + Partner/researcher
2015-2017 ICT, A European University-Business Alliance Aiming to Foster the Entrepreneurial Spirit of ICT Students Erasmus + Partner/researcher
2013-2015 Young Leaders: Developing and Enhancing Leadership Skills for Young Managers in Times of Crisis: An Innovative Training Package for European Young Professionals Leonardo Da Vinci Transfer of Innovation Programme Trainer/Advisor
2012-2013 Cross Cultural Management Intensive Programme Lifelong Learning Programme – Erasmus+ Researcher/trainer
2012-2013 Is There A Link Between University Students Learning Behaviour and Their Academic Achievement? Enhancing   Pedagogical Practices by Understanding Students’ Learning Styles and Metacognitive Strategies EUC Coordinator
2011-2014 Teaching for Creativity in Universities: Towards  Pedagogical Practices in Promoting  Students' Employability Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation and the European Regional Fund (IPE) Coordinator
Academic Consulting Services/Councils/Boards/Editorial Committees
  • Period Organization Title of Position or Service
    2016-2018 Education and New Learning Technologies  EDULEARN Member of the Advisory Board Committee for the 8th, 9th 10th  annual International Conference
    2012-2019 Student with Special Needs Committee Member
Awards/International Recognition
Other Achievements
Date Title
Sept/2017 Conference organisation for the Scient Project Competition(student start up Competition)
July/2016 Conference organisation for ICTproject (student start up Competition)