Κωνσταντίνος Πνευματικός,

Βιογραφικό Σημείωμα


Konstantinos (Kostas)







Parents' names:

Dimitrios and Dimitra

Date of birth:

November 19th, 1973

Place of Birth:




Marital Status:


Home Address:

Athens GR - 11146


Mobile phone:

+30 6932160765


Web address



T i t l e s

Postgraduate education

MA (Master’s Degree, 2008) in History
Department of History and Archaeology
Faculty of Philosophy
Kapodistrean University of Athens.

G.P.A. : 9.85

Undergraduate education

BA (Bachelor Degree, 2004) in History and Archaeology
Department of History and Archaeology
Faculty of Philosophy
Kapodistrean University of Athens.

G.P.A.: 7.71

History of Studies


I graduated from the 1st Lyceum of Galatsi, Athens


I took the Panhellenic Exams for the University. I was rated 7th in my first option's department (in the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Athens)


Articles - Publications - Dissertations

M.Phil. Dissertation’s subject

Turcophobia and the image of the Turk in early modern Europe

This M. Phil. Dissertation deals with Turcophobia and the image of the Turk in Europe in the early modern period

Diploma Thesis

Albanian Migrations (14th-16th c.)

This study presents the migrations of the Albanian people in the balkan peninsula and towards Italy during the early modern times (14th-16th centuries). It takes a comparative look at the facts, conditions and factors of one of the greatest migrations in modern history


Πνευματικός, Κ. (2009) Λόγος περί αθεΐας στην εποχή των θρησκευτικών αναβιώσεων: οι τέσσερις ιππότες της αθεϊστικής Αποκάλυψης: Dawkins, Dennett, Harris, Hitchens.

Επιστήμη και Κοινωνία: Επιθεώρηση Πολιτικής και Ηθικής Θεωρίας, 21, 53-82.

International Conference

The proclamation of the autocephalous Hellenic Church and the nationalization of the orthodox ecumenicalism

in the Conference ‘Greece and the Balkans: 200 Years of Interaction, Exchange and Mutual Influence’, University of Oxford, 29-30 April 2006




My mother tongue is Greek (Modern)

English C2 Certificate of Proficiency (C.P.E.) in English University of Cambridge (2002)
German C2 Kleines Deutsches Sprachdiplom (KDS) Goethe Institut (2008)
Hebrew Basic Certificate (ancient Hebrew seminars) Lyberopoulos Educational Foundation (2013)

I also have an elementary knowledge of Spanish, and Italian .


Technology in the Classroom

  • Experience in using interactive smartboard and videoprojector
  • Teaching ability and experience
  • ECDL Progress Certificate
  • Touch type


    Personal Skills & Competencies

  • Ability in writing any kind of text
  • Driving License (car and motorbike, since 1993)



    Occupational Experience

    1991 - 1996

    Various jobs, mostly manual

    1996 – 2000

    Motor Press Hellas S.A. (A publishing company owning several specific magazines such as Auto Motor und Sport, Auto Triti, Moto Triti, Chip etc)

    2005 - now

    I do private lessons to highschool and lyceum pupils (Ancient Greek, Modern Greek, History, Latin etc).
    I also undertake text amendments.

    2008 - 2014

    Teacher in the greek secondary education



    Military service

    1992 – 1993

    I served my military duty in the Greek Special Forces (L.O.K.) as a sergeant.


    Other Personal Characteristics

  • Non-smoker (after having been a heavy smoker for 10 years)


    Self Interview


    ...foreign languages and cultures

    ...reading books about Physics, Quantum-mechanics and Astronomy (adapted for laymen of course)

    Favourite novels

    Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre

    George Orwell, 1984

    Franz Kafka, all of his works, especially The Metamorphosis

    Science books

    Paul Davies, God and The New Physics (brilliant!)

    Stephen Hawking, A Brief History of Time

    Richard Dawkins, The Blind Watchmaker

    I detest...

    ...rude people


    ...violence (especially against weak people or animals)

    ...watching TV (those who have the faintest idea of what Greek TV broadcast means, will undoubtly agree with me)

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