Vasilis Tselfes

Short CV

Vasilis Tselfes is Emeritus Professor at the Department of Early Childhood Education (DECE) of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

He studied Physics and holds a PhD in Solid State Physics (1982). He last published in this field in 1991 while since 1984 he has been working on Science Education.

He taught at the “Maraslio” Pedagogical Academy, the Department of Primary Education of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and the DECE, where he retired (1917).

His recent research interests include the social dimensions of science teaching and learning, as well as the interdisciplinary approaches involved. He has about 200 publications of texts in international and Greek books, journals, collective volumes and conferences’ proceedings, on Solid State Physics (the oldest), Science Education and educational interconnection of Science and Arts (the newest).

He also has significant administrative experience from responsibility positions in the management of DECE and other educational institutions.