Academic Rank: Professor, Head of SED Department
Subject: Psychobiology of Human Development
Tel: (+30) 24210-74739
The psychobiological and neuropsychological approaches of learning and developmental disabilities as well as the relationship between brain laterality and cognitive abilities.
Filippos Vlachos was born in Korinthos, Greece (1965). He holds one bachelor degree in Pedagogy (1984) and one in Biology (1988) from the University of Patras. In 1995 he obtained a post graduate diploma in Educational Psychology and Counseling (University of Patras), and in 1997 received his PhD degree from the University of Thessaly.
Filippos Vlachos is currently an Professor of Psychobiology at the Department of Special Education in the University of Thessaly, Greece.
He is the author of the book Handedness: Myths and Reality (in Greek) and co-editor in three more scientific editions. He has published more than sixty (60) articles in referred national & international journals, with more than eighty (80) known citations. He is a member of five (5) national & international scientific associations and he is acting as a reviewer for many international as well as for Greek peer review journals. He has also been involved for years in the pre-service and in-service training of teachers in the primary and secondary education.