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Laboratory of Hydrobiology
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Kalogirou Stefanos

Assistant Professor in Fisheries Biology, Assessment and Management
Laboratory of Hydrobiology

Stefanos Kalogirou has graduated from the School of Biological Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Sweden with a Masters of Science in marine biology (2005) and Ph.D. in fish and fisheries ecology with emphasis on non-indigenous species (2011) in collaboration with the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research. Stefanos Kalogirou has attended several postgraduate educations in stock assessment, organisation of EU institutions, Geographical Information Systems, bottom imaging processing for side scan sonas and multibeams, experimental design and data analysis for biologists using R language, ecology and nursery functions of coastal habitats for fish. Stefanos Kalogirou has more than 15 years of experience in the management of research projects and has been representing Sweden in consultations for the internal and external Common Fisheries Policy (2006-2021). Since January 2022 he is Assistant Professor at the Department of Animal Science at the Agricultural University of Athens in fisheries biology, assessment and management.
Research Interests
  • Fisheries Biology
  • Stock Assessment
  • Population Dynamics in fish and crustaceans
  • Management of fisheries resources
  • Non-Indigenous species
  • Ecology in marine ecosystems
  • Invasion Biology and Genetics of non-indigenous species
Recent Publications
  • Petza, D., Anastopoulos, P., Coll, M., Garcia, S.M., Kaiser, M., Kalogirou, S., et al. (2021). The contribution of Area-Based Fisheries Management Measures to Fisheries Sustainability and Marine Conservation: a global scoping review protocol. Research Ideas and Outcomes 7, e70486. https://doi.org/10.3897/rio.7.e70486
  • Kleitou, P., Crocetta, F., Giakoumi, S., Giovos, I., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Kalogirou, S., et al. (2021). Fishery reforms for the management of non-indigenous species. Journal of Environmental Management 280, 111690. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2020.111690.
  • Pantazi, V., Mannini, A., Vasilakopoulos, P., Kapiris, K., Megalofonou, P., and Kalogirou, S. (2020). That’s All I Know: Inferring the Status of Extremely Data-Limited Stocks. Frontiers in Marine Science 7. https://doi:10.3389/fmars.2020.583148
  • Poursanidis, D., Kalogirou, S., Azzurro, E., Parravicini, V., Bariche, M., and zu Dohna, H. (2020). Habitat suitability, niche unfilling and the potential spread of Pterois miles in the Mediterranean Sea. Marine Pollution Bulletin 154, 111054. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2020.111054.
  • Kalogirou, S., Pihl, L., Maravelias, C.D., Herrmann, B., Smith, C.J., Papadopoulou, N., et al. (2019). Shrimp trap selectivity in a Mediterranean small-scale-fishery. Fisheries Research 211, 131-140. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2018.11.006.