Dr. Achilleas Mandrikas is a teacher in primary education since 1987. He holds a Master in Science Education (2006) and a PhD in Environmental Science Education (2010). Since 2009 he is a School Advisor in Primary Education. During his career Dr. Mandrikas gained great experience in Environmental Education. During 1994-2001 he has implemented five Environmental Education school programmes, while between 2001-2004 he was a trainer in 200 daily training programs of Environmental Education for primary and secondary education students provided by ACEE. He was a trainer in 15 educational seminars for educators in Environmental Education provided by ACEE (2001-2004). He was a trainer in 18 educational seminars titled “Training of Teachers and Educators of Environmental Education” organized by the National Technical University of Athens (2007-2008).
Mandrikas offered lectures to undergraduate students of the Faculty of Primary Education in the Athens University on the subject “Environmental Science” (2005-2013) and on the subject “Environmental Education” (2006-2013). In parallel, he was instructor of in-service primary school teachers, trained in the Maraslion Teacher Training School of Primary Education, in “Environmental Education” (2007-2013) and in “Environmental Science & Ecology - Laboratory” (2008-2013).
His scientific interests include Environmental Education, Environmental Science Education, Air pollution – Meteorology – Winds. He has presented several announcements in Greek conferences. He has recently published three papers in international journals.