Konstantinos Stergiou is the Director of the Institute of Marine Biological Resources and Inland Waters of HCMR. He served as a Professor at the School of Biology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki since 2007 and from 2013 as a part-time Professor. He was the former Director of the Laboratory of Ichthyology (2007-2013). He has research interests on fish life-history and population dynamics, fisheries ecology, modeling and forecasting, and ecosystem management, and bibliometrics.
Dimitra Bobori is the Director of the Laboratory of Ichthyology since 2013. She serves as a full-time faculty member at the school of Biology, since 2005 and from 2010 she holds a position as the President of the Management Body of Lakes Koronia – Volvi (National Park, Natura 2000 protected area).
Evangelia Michaloudi is an Assistant Professor of Aquatic Ecology at the School of Biology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki since 2012. She has research interests on zooplankton ecology focusing on food-web interactions in Mediterranean freshwater ecosystems, on integrative taxonomy of zooplankton organisms (rotifers, cladocera, copepoda), on the use of zooplankton in ecological water quality estimation, on the diversity and the biogeographical patterns of zooplankton organisms as well as lake restoration and management.
Kostas Ganias serves as an Assistant Professor of Biological Oceanography at the School of Biology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He also serves as a commissioner Associate Professor at the Department of Ichthyology and Aquatic Environment, University of Thessaly. He was as a post-doctorate research fellow at IPMA (Lisbon, Portugal) and a postgraduate fellow at the Institute of Marine Biology of Crete. He was visiting scholar at several universities (School of Biological Sciences, Aberdeen; USP, Sao Paulo) and research institutes (AZTI, S. Sebastian; IMR, Bergen, IPMA, Lisbon; IEO and CSIC Vigo).
Athanassios Tsikliras teaches undergraduate zoology and fish biology courses and, since 2014, directs the postgraduate course on Fisheries Biology and Management. He has worked for Fisheries Research Institute of Kavala (1999-2002), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (2003-2008), University of Thessaly (2009-2012) and since 2013 serves as a full-time faculty member at the School of Biology. His research focuses on fish biology and fisheries, stock assessment and management of Mediterranean fisheries, the effect of climate on marine populations, and ecosystem management.
Panos Economidis was the Director of the Laboratory of Ichthyology from its establishment in 1990 until his retirement in 2002. His main fields of research were focused on the ichthyofauna of Greece and the Balkans, taxonomy, limnology, freshwater fish biology, fisheries and aquaculture, as well as the protection and conservation of freshwater fish species. He supervised 13 PhD theses and was a member of the advisory committee in 34. He coordinated over 25 research projects.
Apostolos Sinis was the Director of the Laboratory of Ichthyology from 2002 until his retirement in 2007. His main fields of research were focused on limnology, freshwater fish biology, aquaculture, as well as the protection and conservation of freshwater fish species. He supervised 7 PhD theses and was a member of the advisory committee in 11. He (co)authored over 40 journal articles and 10 coordinated over 15 research projects.