Certificate of Computational Competency - Data Journalism
Lede 12, Columbia Graduate School of Journalism
MSc in Science Journalism
Boston University, College of Communication – GPA: 3.73/4.00 (Distinction)
Diploma in Environmental Science
University of the Aegean, Department of Environmental Studies – GPA: 8.1/10.0

Professional Experience

Science Editor
Kathimerini Newspaper and – Athens, GR
Web Editor-in-chief & Communication strategist
Athens Science Festival – Athens, GR
Science Writer
National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos” – Athens, GR
Investigative Journalist
“Protagonistes” for MEGA Channel – Athens, GR
Associate Producer
Veriscope Pictures for National Geographic Channel – Boston, MA, USA
Research Intern
NOVA, PBS – Boston, MA, USA

Foreign Languages

native tongue

Computer Skills

scraping, plotting, mapping, machine learning (Python, SQL, Selenium, Beautiful Soup, Matplotlib, Seaborn, GeoPandas, Leaflet, Scikit-learn)
Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro
Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign

Continuing Education and Certifications

Harvard University, Extension School
Completed documentary courses: Non-fiction film, Anthropology and film, Nazi cinema
Emerson College, Department of Visual and Media Arts
Completed course: Producing TV & Non-Broadcast Media
New York University, American Language Institute
Seminars in Reading, Writing, and Speech Communication
University of Macedonia
Certificate of Specialization: Communication, Public Relations and Human Relations in Organizations and Enterprises


NGO “SciCo” for the promotion of science communication
Head of communications and science writing expert
Impact Hub Geneva
Hosting & community and events support
Environmental Awareness Association
President ’04 – ’06

Aspasia Daskalopoulou