Ioanna is employed as a Scientific collaborator of the European University of Cyprus for the last two years. She holds a B.Sc. Computer Science degree from the University of Cyprus, and a M.Sc. degree in Advanced Computing – Internet Technologies from the University of Bristol, UK. Her main field of interest is the interaction between law, science and computer technologies. She has obtained her PhD from the University of Edinburgh on Law and IT. She has published a number of journal articles in peer-reviewed journals; and she has attended a number of conferences and seminars as a participant and as a presenter.
She is also employed as a Research Fellow in the following EU funded projects: Security Call 6 FP7-SEC-2013-1, IMproving Preparedness and Response of HEalth Services in major criseS; and “Prevention, Preparedness and Consequence Management of Terrorism and Other Security related Risks (CIPS)” HOME/2013/CIPS/AG/4000005091/ISEC 2013 – Cybercrime targeted call (INT) – Cyprus Cyber Crime Center of Excellence for Training, Research and Education. She has contributed as a researcher of the University of Edinburgh in a FIDIS (Future of Identity in the Information Society) deliverable titled «Study on the relevance of Trusted Infrastructures For E-Voting». FIDIS (Future of Identity in the Information Society): Privacy and the legal-social content of identity, in 2009, that has received EU funding.