Dr Patricia Koromvokis, Lecturer in the Modern Greek Studies Program at Macquarie University, has been shortlisted (a finalist) in the Greek International Women Awards (GIWA) in the category of Education and Psychology globally. The shortlisting reflects Dr Koromvokis’ significant contributions towards linking Greek Studies outside of Greece within international collaborations and building a dynamic and high-profile educational program at Macquarie University.
The Greek International Women Awards (GIWA) celebrate, empower, and recognise the incredible and influential Greek leading women whose stories have impacted the world we live in. The achievements and life stories of these remarkable women create the content of the GIWA Awards, and their presence can make a significant difference in the way the world is evolving.
Dr Koromvokis stated: ‘I feel privileged to be a finalist in the Greek International Women Awards (GIWA) in the category of Education & Psychology at an international level. The GIWA Awards are very prestigious and highly competitive. I would like to warmly thank all the people who have worked closely with me and have supported me in developing and implementing impactful initiatives and international collaborations that showcase innovation in the field of humanities, teamwork, critical thinking, and effective communication skills with various stakeholders to promote the role of the Greek language in the diaspora and to build long-lasting academic bridges between Greece and Australia. I will continue working hard with all my heart and strength towards a prosperous future of Modern Greek Studies in the diaspora. Finally, I would like to wish all the other finalists Good Luck.
The final phase of public voting is until July 21, 2023, and counts 25% of the outcome through the GIWA official website:
The GIWA Awards are organised under the auspices of the Hellenic Republic Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the City of Athens, and the National Chamber of the Network of Women Entrepreneurs. The GIWA winner of each category will be announced on September 21, 2023, at the Hellenic Cosmos Cultural Centre in Athens.