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Jean Christianidis

Basic Information

Title: Professor
Area of Specialization: History of Mathematics
Division: History of Science and Technology

Contact details

Phone No. : (+30) 210 727 5527
Fax: (+30) 210 727 5530
E-mail: ichrist[at]phs.uoa[dot]gr
Website: https://uoa.academia.edu/JeanChristianidis
Office hours: Monday 12:00–14:00, Wednesday 11:30–13:30
Contact address: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Department of Philosophy and History of Science (M.I.Th.E.)
University Campus, Ano Ilisia
15771 Athens,
Greece

Academic information

Academic Titles

  • Professor, Department of Philosophy and History of Science (MIThE), University of Athens, Athens, Greece
  • Membre partenaire, Centre Alexandre Koyré / CRHST, Paris, France

Education

  • University degree, Department of Mathematics, University of Athens, Greece, 1983
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in History of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Athens, Greece, 1991

Research interests

  • History of Mathematics
  • History of Greek Science
  • History of Byzantine Mathematics and Science
  • History of Algebra

Courses and Seminars

Department of Philosophy & History of Science (undergraduate level)

  • History of Mathematics (K016)
  • History of Science in Antiquity (I202)
  • Special Topics in the History of Mathematics
  • History of Greek Science

Department of Philosophy & History of Science (graduate level)

  • History of Science in Antiquity
  • Topics in the History of Mathematics

Department of Mathematics (undergraduate level)

  • History of Mathematics from Antiquity to the Renaissance

Selected Publications

Additional Information

  • 2014 -          President of the Department of Philosophy & History of Science, University of Athens
  • 2011–2013   Vice-president of the Dpt. of Philosophy & History of Science, University of Athens
  • 2009–2011   Head of the Division of History of Science and Technology of the Dpt. of Philosophy & History of Science, University of Athens
  • 1994 –         Editor-in-chief of Neusis (Greek J. for the Hist. and Phil. of Science and Technology)
  • 1992 –         Member of the International Commission on the History of Mathematics (ICHM)
  • 2007 –         Co-editor of the series “Sciences & History”, Nefeli Publishers

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