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Dr Nikolaos Gkogkas PhD, SFHEA

Senior Lecturer Philosophy


Personal Statement

I work mainly in the areas on Aesthetics, Philosophy of Art, and Ancient Greek Philosophy. As Director of Undergraduate Studies at the Department of Philosophy, I am the main port of call when it comes to academic support and pedagogy. I manage the allocation of teaching, I co-ordinate changes to our curriculum, and I work with students for the development of our provision.

Prizes or Honours

  • Shortlisted for the ‘Teacher of the Year Award’ (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences) (The University of Liverpool Guild of Students, 2015)

Funded Fellowships

  • Graduate Scholarship (Panayotis and Effie Michelis Foundation (Athens, Greece), 2003)
  • Graduate Scholarship (Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation (Athens, Greece), 2001)
  • Graduate Scholarship (European Operational Programme for Education and Initial Training, 1998)

Other Personal Distinctions

  • Jacobsen Scheme for Philosophy in Schools Tutor (The Royal Institute of Philosophy (UK), 2011)