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Dr. Davis Awarded Fulbright Scholar Grant



Dr. Georgia Papaefthymiou-Davis, professor of physics, has been awarded a 2019-2020 Fulbright Scholar grant by the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) to teach and conduct research in Greece. She will be at the National Center for Scientific Research (NCSR-Demokritos) in Aghia Paraskevi, Greece from September 2019 to January 2020.

Dr. Papaefthymiou will teach two courses at NCSR-Demokritos for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. She will also visit and lecture at the University of Ioannina in Epirus, the Democritus University of Thrace, and the School of Pedagogical and Technological Education in Athens. Dr. Papaefthymiou’s time as a Fulbright Scholar in Greece also includes STEM outreach at high schools in Athens.*

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* Villanova University Media Relations. (2019, March 28). Villanova University Physics Professor Georgia C. Papaefthymiou-Davis, PhD, named 2019-2020 Fulbright Scholar [Press Release]. Retrieved from

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