Dr Kostas Dimopoulos is Professor of School Policy in the Department of Social and Educational Policy at the University of Peloponnese. He also teaches Education Research Methods in the Hellenic Open University while in the period 2011-2012 he has served as Vice President of the Institute of Educational Policy. His current research interests concern the analysis of School Policies. He has written over one hundred articles and conference papers, as well as two books on these issues. His published work has been cited by hundreds of peers from forty eight different countries around the world.Finally, he has participated either as a member of the working group or as a coordinator – in sixteen national and nineteen European R&D projects while since 2008 he is a member of the International Evaluation Panel in the area of Education Studies of FCT supervised by the Portuguese Ministry of Higher Education and Research.