Professor, Head of Department
Enviromental Microbiology & Biotechnology
dkarpouzas-at-bio.uth.gr | 2410-565294
BSc: Crop Production – Protection, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
MSc: Technology of Crop Protection, University of Reading, UK
PhD: microbial metabolism of pesticides, University of Reading, UK
Post-Doc: Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Piacenza, Italy
Research Interests: Effects of pollutants on the ecology and function of soil microbial communities, microbial metabolism of pesticides in soil, isolation and characterization of pesticide-degrading microorganisms and study of their genetics and ecology, application of bioreremediation for recovering polluted ecosystems, environmental fate and behaviour of pesticides.