Nikolaos Gavalas is a PhD holder with a significant experience in managing units and people from different backgrounds including financial, educational, age related and ethnic diverse backgrounds. He is a Board member of a nonprofit organization and is currently involved in practicing business relations, marketing management, fund raising, start ups, business ideas development, personal and educational growth, EC business matters management, collaboration between orgnisations within the EU and internationally, management of educational content. He also practices project management in Life Sciences including research management, medical writing, funds management and related affairs.
He also worked in basic sciences as a researcher and managed EU research funds being in close collaboration with the relevant authorities in the EU. As a side project he also organizes Science Cafes in Athens, Greece for the promotion of sciences and in my imminent plans are similar events that will promote social sciences as well.
His research interest includes Project Management; Business administration; Management theory; Marketing and management; Entrepreneurship, Start ups and Start up Nurturing; Business Planning; Management of aged workforce; Business Education and Non for profit organizational management among others. He also developed an interest in Life Science and Health related management issues and also Health Economics.