Christiana Koundourou


Lecturer in Special Needs

Coordinator of MSc in Educational Psychology (Conventional and Distance)

Director of the Center of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (CE.S.E.N.D)


Christiana Koundourou is a lecturer in Special Needs, in the School of Social Sciences, at Neapolis University in Paphos. She holds an Undergraduate Degree in Special Educational Needs from the University of Essex (2006) in Great Britain, a Postgraduate Degree in Professional Development in Special Needs from the University of Nottingham (2007) in Great Britain, and holds a Doctoral Degree in Education/Special Educational Needs from the University of Birmingham (2007-2012) in Great Britain.
She has been working as a Special Educational Needs Teacher at a Private School in Paphos for the period 2011-2014. During the period 2013-2018 she was a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Nicosia in both Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs, in the Department of Education, in the field of Special Needs. During the period 2013-2015 she was also a Lecturer at the University of Neapolis. She has been a Scientific Associate at Neapolis University for three (3) years (2015-2018), and since 2018 she has been a Lecturer at the same University. She has seven (7) years of experience working privately as a Special Needs Teacher.