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Education, History and Philosophy of Science

Tampakis, Kostas

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Kostas Tampakis holds a Diploma in Physics from the University of Athens (2002) and a MSc in Science Education (2004) and a PhD in History of Science (2008) from the same University.

He has been a Visiting Scholar in the History and Philosophy of Science Department of the University of Cambridge, a Research Associate in Darwin College of the University of Cambridge and a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies in the University of Princeton. Since 2010, he has worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher in the National Hellenic Research Foundation. As a researcher in project NARSES, he helped create an archive of all Greek sources on Science and Religion, from the 4th century AD to the present ( As a main researcher of Project SOW, he worked on the relations between Orthodox Christianity and the Natural Sciences on all languages of Orthodox discourse ( He has written articles dealing with science and religion and science and literature in ISIS, BSHS, History of Science and Zygon (forthcoming).