Faculty of Health

Dr Vasileios Stavropoulos

Phone: (03) 53276273
Email: v.stavropoulos@federation.edu.au
Room: H206
Position: Senior Lecturer
Discipline: Psychology

Qualifications & Memberships

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), University of Athens, Greece
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical), University of Athens, Greece
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Psychology, University of Athens, Greece
  • Member of the Australian Psychological Society
  • Member of the Australian Psychological Society College of Clinical Psychologists
  • Registered Psychologist, endorsed in Clinical Psychology
  • Accredited Supervisor with the Psychological Board of Australia
  • Member of the international research team ASTRA (ATHENA STUDIES OF RESILIENT ADAPTATION)
  • Member of the European Association of Developmental Psychology
  • Member of the Early Researchers Union of the European Association of Developmental Psychology

Teaching areas

  • Adult Clinical Psychology
  • Child and adolescent clinical psychology
  • Research methodology

Grants and awards

  • 2012 European Union (European Social Fund – ESF) and Greek national funds, Operational Program "Education and Lifelong Learning" of the National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF) – Research Funding Program: Heracleitus II. Investing in knowledge society through the European Social Fund (Stavropoulos V, Prof Frosso Motti-Stefanidi 45000 Euros)

Research interests

I maintain an ongoing collaboration with the International Gaming Centre, Nottingham, UK and the ASTRA Research Team of the University of Athens, Greece considering the following research areas:

  • Developmental Psychology and Individual Differences
  • Internet Addiction & Internet Gaming Addiction
  • Virtual Reality