Texas A&M University at Qatar
Professor Ioannis G. Economou holds a Diploma in Chemical Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, Greece (1987) and a PhD also in Chemical Engineering from The Johns Hopkins University (1992). Subsequently, he worked as a post-doctoral researcher in Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands (1993 – 94) and in Exxon Research and Engineering Company (1994 – 95). From 1995 to 2009, he worked at the National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos” in Athens, Greece where he held the position of Director of Molecular Thermodynamics and Modeling of Materials Laboratory. From 2009 until 2012, he was the Associate Provost for Graduate Studies and Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Petroleum Institute, Abu Dhabi. In 2013, he was appointed Professor of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University at Qatar, in 2017 Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and in 2021 Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Graduate Studies.