Department of Computer Science & Engineering

University of Ioannina

Evaggelia Pitoura


Evaggelia Pitoura is a Professor at the University of Ioannina, Greece. She received a BSc degree from the University of Patras, Greece, and an MS and PhD degree from Purdue University, USA. Her research interests are in the area of data management systems with a recent emphasis on social networks, temporal graphs and responsible data management. Her publications include more than 150 articles in international journals (including TODS, TKDE, TPDS, PVLDB) and conferences (including SIGMOD, ICDE, EDBT, CIKM, WWW) and a highly-cited book on mobile computing. Her research has been funded by the EC and national sources. She has served or serves on the editorial board of ACM TODS, VLDBJ, TKDE, DAPD and as a group leader, senior PC member, or co-chair of many international conferences (including PC chair of EDBT 2016 and co-chair of ICDE 2012). She is the recipient of three best paper awards (ICDE 1999, DBSocial 2013, PVLDB 2013), a Marie Currie Fellowship (2009) and two Recognition of Service Awards from ACM.

  • Ph.D. Dept. of Computer Science, Purdue University, 1995
  • M.Sc. Dept. of Computer Science, Purdue University, 1993
  • B.Sc. Dept. of Computer Eng. And Informatics, University of Patras, 1990
  • Teaching 2023/24
  • MYY701 Database Systems
  • MYE003 Information Retrieval
  • D6 - Online Social Networks and Media