Maria Gratziou, Associate Professor of Technical and Economic Analysis in Environmental Protection, School of Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace Greece
Maria has 35 years of experience in surveying and civil engineering as a supervisor of construction sites and design engineer, teacher, researcher, and consultant.
She graduated from the School of Engine¬ering of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece), and is post graduated of the Department of Sanitary Engineer from the National School of Health (Greece).
has attended many seminars on methods and applications of multicriteria ana¬lysis, wastewater treatment processes, GIS, remote sensing, etc.
Maria started her career as a designer and site supervisor engineer of road and airport projects in Libya.
continued to work for 20 years on the same field as well as in the field of environ¬men¬tal engineering, conducting environmental impact studies, in Greece, for public project's studies at prefecture level, running her
has drafted more than fifty project studies and technical reports.
Maria holds a PhD in Technical and Economic Analysis of Waste Water Treatment Plants from the Department of Civil Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace (Greece).
After obtaining her doctorate she was elected Lecturer in the same Department.
Currently, she is an Associate Professor.
has taught: Wastewater Treatment Plant Design, Environmental Management, Water Resources Management, and Site Management.
She was a key member of twelve research programs and the scientific coordinator of four.
has also authored three books and about 80 papers in journals and conference proceedings.
Maria has worked as a consultant for a Greek Municipality and for some military projects.
She was also chairman of the Rhodope National Park Board in Greece.
has administrative, teaching and research experience and wide social activity.
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