Honours & Awards

2015           Recognition of Research Publication, Nature
The article of Mouslopoulou et al. (2015) ‘Clusters of mega-earthquakes on upper plate faults control the Eastern Mediterranean hazard’, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42 10,282–10,289 was included in the Research Highlights of Nature for 2015.

2013            Invited presentation, European Geophysical Union, Vienna, Austria.
Title: “The importance of microearthquakes in crustal extension of an active rift: a case-study from New Zealand

2011            Invited presentation, IODP Marmara-Trans Workshop, Istanbul, Turkey.  Title: “Relations between paleoearthquakes and million year fault growth

2011:           Latsis Foundation Research Awardee (1.9% success rate in 2011) for the project: ‘Is the Spili Fault, Crete, responsible for the double destruction of the Minoan palace at Phaistos?

2009:          Marie Curie International Incoming Post-Doctoral Fellow, European Commission- FP7-PEOPLE (21% success rate in 2008).

2008:         Invited keynote, 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, Norway
Title: “Fault displacement rates over different timescales

2008:          Invited keynote presentation, European Sciences Foundation, Innsbruck, Austria. Title: “The role of interaction on the growth of faults on geological and earthquake timescales”

2007:         EMBARK Post-Doctoral Fellow, Irish Research Council for Science and Technology (12% success rate in 2006).

2006:        Merit Award, Geological Society of New Zealand
for the talk ‘Quaternary kinematics and temporal stability of a strike-slip and normal fault intersection in New Zealand’.

2005:       Q-MAP Student Research Award, GNS Science, New Zealand.

2004:        Bright Future PhD Scholarship, New Zealand Foundation for Research Science and Technology.


  • Nature Communications, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Journal of Geophysical Research, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Tectonophysics, Journal of Structural Geology, Tectonics, Journal of Seismology, Seismological Research Letters, Geomorphology, Geoarchaeology, New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, Earth System Science, Journal of Geodynamics, Bulletin of the Geological Society of Greece.
  • National Science Foundation (NSF), UNESCO-IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), EU-COST Actions.
  • External examiner for PhD Thesis (New Zealand, Israel).

A detailed CV (English / Greek) may be found here: