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Demetris Demetriou Demetris Demetriou

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School of Geography
University of Leeds
University Road
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK

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Short CV

Present Position

  • 2008-present,  District Land Consolidation Officer, Land Consolidation Department of Cyprus (full time)
  • 2013-2018, Visiting Research Fellow, School of Geography, University of Leeds

Qualifications & Education

  • 2009-2012, PhD in Geographical Information Science/Planning Support Systems – University of Leeds, School of Geography, Centre for Spatial Analysis and Policy, Thesis title: “The development of an Integrated Planning and Decision Support System (IPDSS) for land consolidation’’.
  • 2005-2008, MSc in Geographical Information Systems (Distinction), (Distance Learning Program) – University of Leeds, School of Geography,
  • 1994-1995, MSc (Eng.) in Transport Planning and Engineering- University of Leeds, Institute for Transport Studies.
  • 1987-1992, Dipl. (Eng.) in Rural & Surveying Engineering – Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Employment History

  • 06/1997-10/2008, Land Consolidation Officer, Land Consolidation Department of Cyprus.
  • 02/1996-06/1997, Surveying Engineer-Highway Engineer, N. Demetriou-Civil and Surveying Engineering Consultants, Limassol, Cyprus.
  • 10/1993- 06/1994, Research Assistant, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Department of Transportation and Hydraulics, Greece.
  • 04/1993-08/1993, Transport Analyst, TRIAS SA, Transport and Application Systems Consulting, Thessaloniki,   Greece.

Awards 

  • 2013, Springer PhD Thesis Prize- “The best of the bests PhDs” Series
  • 2008, Taught Postgraduate Student Award by the Regional Science Association International (British and Irish Section) for best MSc dissertation titled “The development of a knowledge-based GIS to support land consolidation plans”
  • 2008,   Emma Walton Prize, for the best postgraduate student in the School of Geography, University of Leeds
  • 1994, Tetley and Lupton Scholarship, for MSc (Eng.) in Transport Planning and Engineering, University of Leeds