Stilianos Tampakis

Associate Professor in Forest Policy
Department of Forestry and Management of the Environment and Natural Resources
Democritus University of Thrace, DUTH

Pantazidou 193, 68200, Orestiada, Greece
Tel.: +302552041134
E-mail: stampaki (at) fmenr.duth.gr

Academic History

1993-2000: PhD in Forest Policy, Faculty of Forestry and Natural Environment, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

1985-1990: Undergraduate studies : B.Sc.+ MSc. (five years studies equivalent to MSc) at the Department of Forestry and Natural Environment, Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Professional Employment

2013 to present  : Associate Professor, Department of  Forestry and Management of the Environment and Natural Resources , DUTh.

2006- 2013: Assistant Professor, Department of Forestry and Management of the Environment and Natural Resources, DUTh.

2001- 2006 : Lecturer, Department of  Forestry and Management of the Environment and Natural Resources , DUTh

2000- 2001 : Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of  Agricultural  Development,  DUTh

1995-1997: Adjunct fire man in Forest and Fire Service.

1994: Adjunct Forester in Forest Service of Skopelos County.

1993: Adjunct Forester in Forest Service of Thessaloniki County.

Research interests

Forest Policy - Environmental policy

Environmental Management, Forest Fires

Environmental awareness and education

Climatic change, Protected areas

Research methodology of Social science - Sampling and data analysis

Teaching

Undergraduate Courses

Forest Policy

Environmental law

Forest Law

Forest Fires

Waste Management and recycling

Organization and management of Forest industries

Postgraduate Courses

Environmental policy

Environmental law

Management and development of sustainable tourism

Reviewer of the Scientific Journals

Operational Research, Data Analysis Techniques and Strategies (IJDATS), Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, Management of Environmental Quality, Landscape and Urban Planning

Publications

International Scientific Journals

Tampakis S., Papastavrou A., Goupos C. and Karanikola P. (2003). Assessment of protection and management of Greek forests.  New Medit, Mediterranean Journal of Economics, Agriculture, and Environment, 2(3), pp. 37-41.

Soutsas K., Papageorgiou A.,Tampakis S., Arabatzis G. and Kasimiadis D. (2004). The Concept of Forest Landscape Restoration in the Mediterranean Basin. New Medit, Mediterranean Journal of Economics, Agriculture, and Environment, 3(4), pp. 57-62.

Soutsas K., Papageorgiou A., Tampakis S., Arabatzis G. and Papastavrou A. (2006). Forest Policy Challenges in the Enlarged European Union. Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, 45(1), pp. 35-46.

Tampakis S., Papageorgiou A., Karanikola P., Arabatzis G. and Tsantopoulos G. (2005). The forest fires in the Mediterranean from a policy point of view. New Medit, Mediterranean Journal of Economics, Agriculture, and Environment, 4(3), pp. 47-51.

Arabatzis G.,Tsantopoulos G., Tampakis S., and Soutsas K. 2006. Intergrated rural development and the multifunctional role of forests: A theoretical and empirical study. Review of Economic Science, 10, pp. 19-38.

Papageorgiou A., Tampakis S., Goupos Ch. and Herbst P. (2006). Forstpolitik und Forstrecht in Griechenland. FORSTZEITUNG, 02/06, pp. 32-33.

Manolas E, Karanikola P., Tampakis S., Alexoudis I. and Boutakis G., (2008) Characteristics of Educator Supervisors and their Views on the Work of the Environmental Education Center of Soufli. Economic and Environmental Studies, 11/2008, pp. 123-135.

Manolas E. and Tampakis S. (2008) Deforestation: Active Learning Approaches. Economic and Environmental Studies, 11/2008, pp. 137-143

Karanikola P. and Tampakis S. (2008). Domestic Waste Management as a Means For Life Quality Improvement and Environmental Protection in the City of Karditsa: Citizens’ Viewpoint. International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 3(1), pp. 73-82.

Karanikola P., Tampakis S. and Rantzoudi E. (2008). Evaluation of the Problems Created by Trees and Bushes to the Urban Environment. Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, 9(3), pp. 698-709.

Tampakis S., Karanikola P., Koutroumanidis T. and Tsitouridou Ch. (2010). Protecting the productivity of cultivated land: The viewpoints of farmers in Northern Evros. Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, 11(2), pp. 601-613.

Manolas E., Tampakis S. and Karanikola P. (2010). Climate Change: The Views of Forestry Students in a Greek University. International Journal of Environmental Studies, 67(4), pp. 599-609.

Manolas E. and Tampakis S. (2010) Environmental Responsibility: Teachers’ views. Journal of Teacher Education for Sustainability, 12(1), pp. 27-36.

Manolas E., Tampakis S., Gkaitatzis S. and Mavridou-Mavroudi S. (2010). Recreation in the area of River Ardas: The views of elementary school pupils. Tourismos: An International Multidisciplinary Journal of Tourism, 5(2), pp. 99-114.

Tampakis S., Manolas E. and Karanikola P. (2010). Who are the Enemies of the Forest? The views of Loggers and Students. Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, 11(4), pp. 1373-1381.

Tampakis S. (2011). Assessing the benefits of the forest: The views of loggers, students of forestry and citizens. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies, 20(4), pp. 1061-1067.

Tampakis S. Manolas E. and Matoli A. (2011). An assessment of solutions in combating water shortage in Cyprus: The views of citizens in the Province of Larnaka. International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology, 18(4), pp. 349-356.

Karanikola P. Tampakis S. Manolas E. and Papalinardos I. (2011). The 2007 forest fires in the prefecture of Ilia: The views of citizens with regard to the actions taken before, during and after the fires. International Journal of Environmental Studies, 68(4), pp. 687-701.

Tampakis S., Manolas E. and Tampakis V. (2012). Assessing Tourist Infrastructure in the Island of Skiathos: The Views of Locals and Visitors. Tourismos: An International Multidisciplinary Journal of Tourism, 5(2), pp. 99-114.

Arabatzis G., Kitikidou K., Tampakis S. and Soutsas K. (2012). The fuelwood consumption in a rural area of Greece. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 16, pp. 6489-6496.

Karanikola P., Manolas E., Tampakis S. and Panagopoulos T. (2012). The co-existence of humans and companion animals in the city parks of Xanthi: The views of the citizens. Urban Studies Research, Vol. 2012, Article ID 462025, 8 pages. doi:10.1155/2012/462025

Manolas E., Littledyke M. and Tampakis S. (2012). Being a professional forester: The views of Forestry students in a Greek university. Forestry Ideas, 18(2), pp. 132-142.

Tsantopoulos G., Tampakis S., Andrea V. and Komitsa H. (2013). Views on Environmental problems and assessment of solutions: The case of Larisa, Greece. Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, 14(2), pp. 646-654.

Drosos V., Tampakis S. (2013). Environmental impact assessment of the A category asphalted forest road “Phillipion – Xilia Dendra – Exochi” Forestry Ideas, 19(1), pp. 59-68.

Tampakis S., Τsantopoulos G., Arabatzis G. and Rerras I. (2013). Citizens’ views on various forms of energy and their contribution to the environment. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 20, pp. 473-482.

Karanikola P.,  Tampakis S., Manolas E. and Tsantopoulos G. (2013). Analyzing the impacts of information in the prevention of forest fires in Greece. Spatial and Organizational Dynamics-Discussion Papers, 1(2), pp. 71-81.

Karanikola P.,  Tampakis S., Manolas E. and Zachou P. (2013). The quality of life of inhabitants in the city of Ioannina: The contribution of lake Pamvotida. Forestry Ideas, 19(1), pp. 3-17.

Andrea V., Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G. and Soutsas K. (2013). Tourism infrastructure, a prerequisite for sustainable development: Case study of the National Parks of Evros, Greece. Journal of International Scientific Publications: Ecology & Safety, 7(3), pp. 108-119.

Andrea V., Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G. and Galatsidas S. (2013). Administrative bodies and effective management of Evros Delta National Park, Greece. Journal of International Scientific Publications: Ecology & Safety, 7(3), pp. 120-140.

Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G., Panagopoulos T., Karanikola P. and Marri M. (2013). Protection and Enhancement of the Protected Area of Vai Palm Forest in Crete, Greece: the Views of the Local Population. Landscape Architecture, 02/2013, pp. 134-145.

Tsantopoulos G., Tsoulakaki D., Tampakis S., Karelakis Ch. and Mamalis S. (2013). Alternative crops – problems and prospects: A comparative research of landowners’ views in the prefectures of Rodopi and Evros. Procedia Technology, 8, pp. 300-305.

Kantemeridou Ch., Τsantopoulos G., Tampakis S. and Karanikola P. (2013). Participatory planning and local economic development: a case study of Northeast Halkidiki. Procedia Technology, 8, pp. 459-464.

Karanikola P., Tampakis S., Arabatzis G. and Maheridis A. (2013). Study on citizens’ information about forest fires: the case of Kavala. Procedia Technology, 8, pp. 482-487.

Andrea V., Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G. and Skanavis C. (2013). Locals’ and visitors’ views on infrastructure and services in protected areas: case study from Evros Greece. International Journal of Green Economics, 7(4), pp. 358-373.

Andrea V. Tsantopoulos G., Tampakis S. and Arabatzis G. (2013). Involving local people in sustainable rural development and conservation: a response to the economic crisis. International Journal of Green Economics, 7(4), pp. 374-389.

Andrea V., Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G. and Arabatzis, G. (2013). Administration and Management Effectiveness of Protected areas: Stakeholders’ views of the National Park of Dadia, Greece. eco.mont – Journal on Protected Mountain Areas Research, 5 (2), pp. 23-34.

Tampakis S., Karanikola P., Drosos V. and Zachou P. (2013). Evaluation of the problems of lake Pamvotida associated wite the residents of the city of Ioannina (Greece). Forestry Ideas, 19(2), pp. 187-200.

Tsantopoulos G., Petkou D., Τampakis, S., Andrea V. and Liapi D. (2014). Students’ perceptions on greening urban schoolyards: The case of primary education in eastern Thessaloniki, Greece. Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology, 15(1), pp. 393-302.

Karanikola, P., Τampakis, S., Tsantopoulos, G. and Digbasani C. (2014). The public zoo as recreation and environmental education area: Visitor’s perceptions and management implications. WSEAS Transactions on Environment and Development, 10, pp. 81-91.

Τampakis, S., Karanikola, P., Tsantopoulos, G. and Andrea V. (2014).  The role of forest protected areas: a gateway community resident approach, case evidence from Cyprus. Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment, 12(1), pp. 374-377.

Tsantopoulos G., Arabatzis G. and Tampakis S. (2014). Public attitudes towards photovoltaic developments: Case study from Greece. Energy Policy, 71, pp. 94-106.

Karanikola P., Panagopoulos T., Tampakis S., Karantoni M. I., and Tsantopoulos G. (2014). Facing and managing natural disasters in the Sporades Islands, Greece. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 14(4): 995-1005. doi:10.5194/nhess-14-995-2014

Zafeiriou E., Arabatzis G., Tampakis S. and Soutsas K. (2014). The impact of energy prices on the volatility of ethanol prices and the role of gas emissions. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 33, pp. 87-95.

Andrea V., Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G. and Manolas E. (2014). Environmental problems in protected areas: stakeholders’ views with regard to two neighboring National Parks in Greece. Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal, 25 (6), pp. 723-737.

Paraskevi K., Tsantopoulos G., Tampakis S., Andrea V. and Matoli A. (2014). The supply and quality of urban water in arid island environments: case study from the Prefecture of Larnaka, Cyprus. Int.J. of Global Environmental Issues. (in press)

Proceedings of International Congresses

Karanikola P., Manolas E., Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G. (2006). Assessing Global Environmental Problems: The Case of Forestry Students in a Greek University. Proceedings of the 2006 Naxos International Conference on Sustainable Management and Development of Mountainous and Island Areas, E. I. Manolas (Ed.), Vol. 1, pp. 189-195.

Karanikola P., Tampakis S., Tampakis Β., Karantoni M. (2006). Forest fires in the islands of Northern Sporades during the years 1965 – 2004. Proceedings of the 2006 Naxos International Conference on Sustainable Management and Development of Mountainous and Island Areas, E. I. Manolas (Ed.), Vol. 1, pp. 196-204.

Koutroumanidis T., Tampakis S., Manolas E., Giannoukos D. and Stoupas C. (2006). The involvement of farmers in multiple business activities in the context of sustainable management and development of island areas: The case of the prefecture of Corfu. Proceedings of the 2006 Naxos International Conference on Sustainable Management and Development of Mountainous and Island Areas, E. I. Manolas (Ed.),  Vol. 1, pp. 245-249.

Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G., Arabatzi Z. and Tsikna A. (2006). Education and local, rural development. Proceedings of the 2006 Naxos International Conference on Sustainable Management and Development of Mountainous and Island Areas, E. I. Manolas (Ed.),  Vol 2, pp. 138-146.

Tsachalidis E., Tampakis S. Tsantopoulos G., Zografou D., Tsikna A. and Arabatzi Z. (2006). Teachers and Environmental Education in Greece. Proceedings of the 2006 Naxos International Conference on Sustainable Management and Development of Mountainous and Island Areas, E. I. Manolas (Ed.), Vol. 2, pp. 163-171.

Rantzoudi E., Karanikola P. and Tampakis S. (2007). Functioning evaluation of trees and bushes in urban green. Rantzoudi E., Karanikola P. and Tampakis S. (2007). Functioning evaluation of trees and bushes in urban green. International Proceedings of Conference  on «Landscape Architecture and New Technologies» Drama May 25-26  2007, p 325-338.

Tsantopoulos G., Tampakis S., Arabatzis G. and Kousmani Th. (2012). The attitudes of stakeholders on the management of protected areas: views of the local people and visitors to the Prespa Lakes National Park. Proceedings of 9th European Dry Grassland Meeting Conference, 19-23 May 2012, Prespa, Greece, pp. 331-336.

Tampakis S., Manolas E., Tsantopoulos G. and Christodoulou G. (2012). Encouraging development in the mountainous villages of Pafos: The views of the local population regarding recreation in the Troodos National Forest Park. Proceedings of 2nd Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing & Management Conference (AHTMMC), 31 May - 3 June 2012 Corfu, Greece.

Tsantopoulos G., Manolas E., Tampakis S. and Kousmani T. (2012). Tourism in the National Park of Prespes: The views of locals and visitors. Proceedings of 2nd Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing & Management Conference (AHTMMC), 31 May - 3 June 2012 Corfu, Greece.

Tampakis S., Karanikola P., Aggelopoulos S., Andrea V. and Kokkas X. (2012). Functioning evaluation of urban green: The views of citizens in the city of Ioannina, Greece. BENA Conference, Sustainable Landscape Planning and Safe Environment, 21-24 June 2012, Istanbul, pp. 385-392.

Andrea V., Tampakis S., Skanavis C. and Tsantopoulos G. (2012). Assessing tourism infrastructure in the protected areas of Dadia and the Evros Delta: The views of the local population. Proceedings of the International Conference “Protection and Restoration of the Environment XI”, 3-6 July 2012, Thessaloniki, pp. 1954-1962.

Karanikola P., Karantoni M., Tampakis S. and Manolas E. (2012). Children discover the insects: The case of elementary school pupils in the Prefectures of Fthiotida and Larissa. Proceedings of the International Conference “Protection and Restoration of the Environment XI”, 3-6 July 2012, Thessaloniki, pp. 2454-2463.

Tsifodimou K., Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G., and Andrea V. (2012). Measuring public opinion on environmental issues and communication: The case of Greece. Proceedings of the International Conference “Protection and Restoration of the Environment XI”, 3-6 July 2012, Thessaloniki, pp. 2537-2545.

Tampakis S., Manolas E. and Pantazis V. (2012). Eco-driving and the environment: the views of trainees in a school of pedagogical and technological education. The 1st Virtual International Conference on Advanced Research in Scientific Areas (ARSA-2012) Slovakia, 3 - 7 December 2012, pp. 1381-1385.

Manolas E., Pantazis V. and Tampakis S. (2013). Assessing oral presentations: The case of trainee teachers in a School of pedagogical and technological education. Virtual International Conference on Advanced Research in Scientific Areas (ARSA-2013) Slovakia, 2 - 6 December 2013, pp. 260-265.

Andrea V., Tsantopoulos G. Tampakis S. and Karanikola P. (2013). Operational guidelines for effective management in National Parks: case study from locals and visitors in Evros, Greece. Virtual International Conference on Advanced Research in Scientific Areas (ARSA-2013) Slovakia, 2 - 6 December 2013, pp. 336-340.

Tampakis S., Karanikola P., Tsantopoulos G., Andrea V. Antipa N.-M. and Paroni D.-V. (2013). Exploring the positive and negative impacts of bicycling in the city of Orestiada, Greece. Virtual International Conference on Advanced Research in Scientific Areas (ARSA-2013) Slovakia, 2 - 6 December 2013, pp. 346-350.

Karanikola P., Tsantopoulos G., Tampakis S., Andrea V. and Matoli A. (2014) Quality, quantity and management of urban water supply in the Prefecture of Larnaka, Cyprus. IWA Regional Symposium on Water, Wastewater and Environment: Traditions and Culture, 22-24 March 2014, Patras, Greece, pp. 175-184.

Tsantopoulos G., Andrea A., Tampakis S., Karanikola P. and Kousmani T. (2014). Local people’s opinions on wetlands vary for different wetlands types: comparative study of Prespa National Park and Amvrakikos Wetlands National Park, Greece. IWA Regional Symposium on Water, Wastewater and Environment: Traditions and Culture, 22-24 March 2014, Patras, Greece, pp. 231-240.

Karanikola P., Tampakis S., Panagopoulos T. and Karipidou-Kanari A. (2014). Residents’ evaluation of the city’s green infrastructure: The case of Kalamaria in the east of Thessaloniki, Greece. Proceedings in 12th International Conference on Protection and Restoration of the Environment, 29 June - 3 July, Skiathos, Greece, pp. 1117-1124.

Tsifodimou K., Tampakis S., Tsantopoulos G. and Aggelopoulos S. (2014). The environmental responsibility of the public and the cost of environmental protection. Proceedings in 7th Annual EuroMed Academy of Business Conference, “The Future of Entrepreneurship”, 18- 9 September, Kristiiansand, Norway, pp. 1892-1903.