SHP is pleased to announce the participation of Professor Michalis Tiverios, member of the Academy of Athens, in its Advisory Committee.

Michalis A. Tiberios studied at the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Thessaloniki and was awarded a doctorate by the institute in 1976. He completed his studies at the Archaeological Institute of Bonn, as a fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung (1977-1979). From 1975 to 2014, when he retired receiving the title of Emeritus Professor, he taught (as of 1987 as a primary professor) at the Faculty of Philosophy of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in the Department of History and Archeology. From 1989 to 1993 he was the President of this Department, while from 1997 to 1999 he was the Director of the Postgraduate Studies. He conducted excavations, among others, in the ancient settlements located near today’s Sindos (1990-2002) and in Karabournaki of Thessaloniki (1994-2014).

In 2011 he was elected a full member of the Academy of Athens in the Class of Letters and Fine Arts at the Chair of Archeology [Ceramics]. He was, among others, a member of the plenary session of the Greek National Commission for UNESCO, a member of the National Advisory Council for Research (1994-98), a member of the National Council for Research and Technology (2001-04 and 2008-09) and a member of the Board of Directors of the Educational Institution of the National Bank (1995-2015). He is a member of many scientific committees and institutes, such as the Academia Scientiarum et Artium Europaea and the German Archaeological Institute in Berlin. In 1999 he was proclaimed Honorary Doctor by the University of Bern.