Rhodes Project

The Company

The Rhodes Centre for History and Social Research – Rhodes Project SCE is an R&D company. It specializes on basic and applied social research and developing supporting software for such research.  It was established in 2013 and comprises a team of Sociologists, Political Scientists, Historians, Jurists, International Relations experts and Software Engineers.

Established on the Greek island of Rhodes, the Centre is a Social Cooperative Enterprise and most of its researchers are also shareholders. 

Since its establishment in 2013, the Rhodes Project has delivered or participated in a number of projects:


Period: 2019-2021

Funding: EU (H2020-INNOSUP-2018-2020 861599)

Field: Informatics


Period: 2018-2021

Funding: EU & Greek national (T1EDK-03060)

Field: Social Sciences, Humanities and Informatics

Partner: Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas

Commisioned Studies

Contracts: 1468/2015, 1123/2016, 16/2019

Funding: Municipality of Rhodes

Field: Policy analysis and impact assessment

Support to Research Projects

Rhodes Project researchers support public institutions in delivering research projects. Indicatively:

  • UnDRho project (GR07/3635)/ Leader: University of the Aegean
  • YOUTHShare project (2017-1-345)/ Leader: University of the Aegean

The Team

  • Dr Despoina Panoglou. Innovation Associate
  • Dr Saritha Kinkiri. Researcher
  • Dr Maria Margarita Makri. Researcher
  • Dr Ioannis F. Papageorgiou. Researcher
  • Dr Dimitris Kypriotis. Researcher
  • Dr Filippo Marco Espinoza. Researcher
  • Mr Savvas Alexandros Pavlidis. Researcher
  • Ms Stamatia Maria Chatzikonstantinou. Researcher
  • Mr Ioannis Papatheodorou. Operations Manager
  • Dr Ioannis V. Papageorgiou. Supervisor