Aimilia A. Papachristou is a Research Fellow at the Department of Shipping, Trade and Transport (STT) of the School of Business, University of the Aegean. Greece. A scholar of the Hellenic State Scholarship Foundation (IKY), Aimilia currently works on a PhD thesis examining industrial relations in ports.
Aimilia is currently working as policy advisor to MedCruise -The Association of Mediterranean Cruise Ports. She also worked as advisor to Secretary General of Ports and Port Policy, at the Ministry of Development Competitiveness and Shipping of the Hellenic Republic (2011-2012) and was a Lecturer at the Business Administration Department of the Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Ionian Islands, Greece. At TEI Aimilia was teaching courses in "Marketing Management", "Human Resource Management", "Advertisement", "Market Research" and "International Economic Relations" (2006-2009). She has been also involved in port and maritime related research projects. She is elected member of the council of the Hellenic Association of Maritime Economist. Also since 2009 is a member of PortEconomics.eu team.
Aimilia holds a BSc from the Department of Shipping Trade and Transport, School of Business, University of the Aegean, Greece (2002), and a MSc in Shipping Trade & Transport, School of Business, University of the Aegean, Greece (2004).