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George Boustras
Professor, Risk Assessment
The School of Business Administration
Management and Marketing
Academic Qualifications
Qualification Year Awarding Institution Department
PhD in Probabilistic Fire Risk Assessment 2003 Kingston University School of Mechanical and Production Engineering
MSc Energy Resources Management 1997 London South Bank University School of Engineering Systems and Design
Eng. (Honours) Chemical Engineering 1995 London South Bank University School of Applied Science
European Certificate in e-Learning Course Design and Teaching 2013 UNIVERSITAT OBERTA DE CATALUNYA
Employment History
  • Period of employment Employer Location Position
    From To
    2014 Present European University Cyprus Cyprus Dean, School of Business Administration
    2017 Present European University Cyprus Cyprus Full Professor
    2013 2014 European University Cyprus Cyprus Director of Postgraduate Studies
Year Title Other authors Journal and Publisher / Conference Vol. Pages
2017 Handbook of Safety in SME’s Guldenmund Fransiscus Wilhelmus CRC Press (Taylor & Francis Group), USA; ISBN 9781498744720
2017 Energy critical infrastructures at risk from climate change: A state of the art review Varianou Mikellidou C, Shakou LM, Dimopoulos C Safety Science, ISSN 0925-7535
2017 Fires: Fund research for citizen safety Ronchi, E., Rein, G Nature 551(7680) 300
2015 Maintaining occupational safety and health levels during the financial crisis - A conceptual model Anyfantis, I., Karageorgiou, A., Safety Science, doi: 10.1016/j.ssci.2016.02.014
2016 Exploring effectiveness of safety information for workplace visitors Drupsteen L. Safety Science 88 224-231
2015 Risk communication policy design: Cyprus compared to France and the Netherlands Tourenq S, Gutteling JM Journal of Risk Research 20(4) 533-550
2015 Management of health and safety in micro-firms in Cyprus – Results from a Nationwide Survey Hadjimanolis A, Economides A, Yiannaki A, Nicolaides L Safety Science 79 305-313
2015 Work attitudes and safety performance in micro-firms - Results from a Nationwide Survey: (the opinion of the employees) Hadjimanolis A, Economides, A, Yiannaki, A, Nicolaides L Safety Science 80 135-143
2013 Health and safety policies and work attitudes in Cypriot companies Hadjimanolis, A Safety Science 52 50-56
Forest fires’ impact on tourism development: a comparative study of Greece and Cyprus Boukas N Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal 24 498-511
Research Projects
  • Date Title Funded by Project Role*
    2018 SAFED – (KA202: Asociaciones Estratégicas) Safety, Fire & Design: Simulation for Fire Safety Training
    2018 DATA Pro - EU Data Protection Sector with new Skills
    2018 SAT-LAW - Strategic Assessment for Law and Police Cooperation
    2017 EPICURO -ECHO/SUB/742509/PREV20 – “European Partnership for          Innovative Cities within an Urban Resilience Outlook”
    2015 CP4ALL - ECHO/SUB/2014/695754 "Civil Protection for All
    2015 EU-CIRCLE - H2020-DRS-2014, “A panEuropean framework for strengthening Critical Infrastructure resilience to climate change”
    2014 MELOGIC - 2014/PREP/19 '' An integrated methodological framework for emergency logistics'' Coordinator
    2014 3CE - "Prevention, Preparedness and Consequence Management of Terrorism and Other Security related Risks (CIPS)”
    2014 EUSTO - "Prevention of and Fight against Crime" (ISEC)
Academic Consulting Services/Councils/Boards/Editorial Committees
  • Period Organization Title of Position or Service Key Activities
    2018-Present World Bank Expert, External Agent Assist in the development and application of the National Reform program of the Republic of Greece
    2016 Ministerial                             Council of the Republic of Cyprus Chair, Expert Group Advancement of the fire-fighting capacity in Cyprus
    2016-2018 HE the President of the Republic of             Cyprus Vice President, Energy Strategy Council
    2014-2015 Republic of Cyprus Member, Energy Strategy Council
    2013-2015 European Network of Critical                Infrastructure Protection, JRC, Institute                                 of Citizen Protection Member, Academic Committee
Awards/International Recognition
Other Achievements