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Isaak Papadopoulos
Scientific Collaborator
Academic Qualifications
Qualification Year Awarding Institution Department Thesis title (Optional Entry)
PhD in Applied Linguistics   2018 Aristotle University of Thessaloniki   School of Philosophy   Investigating persuasive strategies in Greek EFL learners’ discourse
Master in Education with Specialization in Second / Foreign Language Teaching   2014 Degli Studi Roma Tre University   School of Educational Sciences   The interdisciplinary and creative activities for teaching a second/foreign language: an implementation to students with dyslexia
Bachelor in Pedagogical Sciences with specialization the Teaching of Second / Foreign Language 2012 University of Western Macedonia   School of Educational Sciences   Physical activities for teaching (English as) a foreign language: an implementation in first-primary education grades
Employment History
Period of employment Employer Location Position
From To
09/2018 Today European University Cyprus Nicosia, Cyprus Teaching
09/2018 Today Mariupol State University Mariupol, Ukraine Teaching
10/2018 Today Institute of Vocational Training "DIMITRA"   Larissa, Greece Teaching
Year Title Other authors Journal and Publisher / Conference Vol. Pages
2018 Teachers sketch the student profile in a multicultural/multilingual classroom   Eleni Griva Nova Science Publishers, New York 59 79-102
2018 Empowering students’ communicative behavior within a multicultural environment: A pilot implementation in Greek education.     MENON: Journal of Educational Research 5 48-62
2018 Teaching in multicultural classrooms through fostering a multimodal environment.   Anastasia Gounara Proceedings of the 4thInternational Conference on the Promotion of Educational Innovation. EEPEK & University of Thessaly, Larissa    
2018 Understanding intercultural communication of teenaged students: focus on persuasive strategies.     Proceedings of the 4thInternational Conference “Education Across Borders”.  University of Western Macedonia, Florina - Greece    
2017 Promoting critical literacy in the EFL context: implementing a project to young learners   Eleni Griva European Journal of Language and Literature Studies 7 107-120
2017 “We and our neighbours”: Developing communication strategies and intercultural awareness in a foreign language classroom in Griva, E. & Zorbas, V. (2017) Multicultural and Citizenship Awareness through language: cross thematic practices in language pedagogy.   Eleni Griva Nova Science Publishers, New York.   157-178
2017 Towards an understanding of the persuasive profile of teenaged Greek EFL learners.   George Ypsilandis Journal of Applied Languages and Linguistics 1 61-75
2015 Investigating communication  strategies in L2 learners’ discourse: a study in primary education   Dimitra Tzamali Advances in Social Sciences Research Journal – Society for Science and Education 2 83-91
2014 “Learning in the traces of Greek culture”: A CLIL Project for raising cultural awareness and developing L2 skills   Eleni Griva International Journal of Learning, Teaching and Educational Research, 8 76-92
2014 The dramatization of children literature books for the development of the second/foreign language: An implementation of a drama-based project to students of primary school.     Journal of Studies in English Language Teaching 2 188-206
Research Projects
Date Title Funded by Project Role*
03/07/2018 – 03/07/2019 Intercultural communication: the cross-road of the Ukrainian and Greek language and culture Mariupol State University (self-funded) Principal  Researcher
01/10/2018 – 15/06/2019   Multilingualism and Multiculturalism in Education Department of Foreign Languages (MSU) & Department of Elementary Education (University of Western Macedonia)       - Principal Researcher
Academic Consulting Services/Councils/Boards/Editorial Committees
Period Organization Title of Position or Service Key Activities
2018 – today ELSEVIER Reviewing Committee Reviewer of Scientific Papers  
2014- today Greek Applied Linguistics Association – GALA Member Membership
2014 – today Scientific Association for the Promotion of Education Innovation Member Teacher Trainer Membership Designing and Implementing Professional Development Programs
2015 – today Multilingual Academic Journal of Education and Social Sciences – MAJESS Editorial Assistant Coordinator of Reviews Reviewer on Scientific Papers  
2014 – today Scientific Journals Reviewing Committee Member of the Editorial Board for -        International Journal of English Language Education -        Journal for the Study of English Linguistics   Reviewer in the journals   -        International Journal of Learning, Teaching and Educational Research -        Multilingual Journal of Education and Social Sciences -        Journal of Applied Linguistics and Language Research -        International Journal of Languages and Linguistics -        International Journal of English and Literary Studies -        International Journal of Educational Research and Reviews -        Journal of Child Language Acquisition and Development -        Journal of Learning and Teaching  
Awards/International Recognition
Other Achievements