Dr. Spyros E. Zographos

Spyros E. Zographos is principal investigator of the Structural Biology and Chemistry Group at the Institute of Chemical Biology of the National Hellenic Research Foundation. He is a chemist with vast experience in molecular biology, biochemistry and structural biology. He earned his Bachelor’s (1992) and Ph.D. degree from the Department of Chemistry at the University of Athens, Greece, in 1992 and 2000, respectively. He served as a visiting lecturer in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Cyprus (UCY) (2000-2001) and afterwards as a Marie Curie postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Biological Sciences, UCY (2001-2004). He was awarded a Marie Curie reintegration grant and in 2004 joined IBMCB as a postdoctoral research fellow. He became an Assistant researcher in 2006, a senior researcher in 2010 and Research Director in 2018. His scientific achievements are presented in 62 peer-reviewed articles (WoS: h-index: 27, Times Cited: total 2,531), 3 reviews, 4 chapters in books, 70 oral/poster presentations in conferences and 24 short communications. He has deposited as audit author 113 protein structures at the Protein Data Bank.