Konstantinos  GavroglouSYRIZA (Coalition of the Radical Left)

Konstantinos Gavroglou

Member of Parliament State

Personal Info

Place and Date οf Birth:
Istanbul 30 Juλy 1947.
Emeritus Professor of History of Science at the University of Athens.
Degrees form the Universities of Lancaster (B.A.), Cambridge (Part III Tripos), and London (Ph.D.)
Teaching and research posts at the Universities of Cambridge, Harvard, Boston, Patras, Istanbul Teknik Universitesi, National Technical University of Athens,
Dibner Institute for the History of Science, Chemical Heritage Foundation, Centre Alexandre Koyre.
He served as:
Director of the Laboratory of the Electronic Processing of Historical Archives of the University of Athens ( ) (1995-12014)
President of the Executive Board of the Historical Archive of the University of Athens ( (2004-2014)
He is a member of the Executive Board of the John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation (
President of the Executive Committee of the Research Center for the Humanities (, based in Athens, Greece.
Foreign Languages:
English, French, Turkish.

Parliamentary Activities

President of the Parliamentary Committee on Education.
Member of the Parliamentary Committee on Research and Technology.

Political/Social Activities

SecretaryGeneral of the Central Council for University Assistants 1880-1981.
Member of the Central Committee and the Executive Council of the Greek Communist Party-Interior 1982-1986.
Member of various committees on educational matters of the Greek Communist Party-Interior, SYNASPISMOS and SYRIZA.