During my service as a faculty member in the University of University of Athens and University of Piraeus, Greece I have run as Principal Investigator/leader of the project team many funded programs with a total budget of more than 3,000,0000 Euros.

I have also participated as member of the research team, in many other projects (funded either by state or private sector agencies/institutions/companies) whose leadership was undertaken by several faculty members of the University of Athens and University of Piraeus, Greece

Funded projects run by Markos V. Koutras as Principal Investigator/leader of the project team

Period Project title Funded by
1999-2001 MSc program in Biostatistics Program funded by the European Commission through the Operational Program for Education and Initial Vocational Training (EPEAEK)
2001-2008 Improvement of the services of the central library of the University of Piraeus Operational Program for Education and Initial Vocational Training (EPEAEK, funded by the European Commission)
2001-2004 MSc program in Applied Statistics Self-funded program
2002-2004 Applications of theory of runs and patterns General Secretariat of Research and Technology of Greece, PENED program
2002-2004 Study of models for monitoring Insurance risk General Secretariat of Research and Technology of Greece, ENTER program (funded by the European Commission)
2004-2007 New statistical process control techniques using the theory of runs and the Chen-Stein method Operational Program for Education and Initial Vocational Training (Pythagoras program, funded by the European Commission)
2004-2006 Development of performance indicators for monitoring and assessing active employment policies Manpower/ Employment Directorate of Greece (OAED)
2007-2011 Statistical training courses for hospitals' medical staff (doctors) and medical school Phd students Athens Medical Society, Greece
2007-2011 MSc program in Applied Statistics Self-funded program
2008-2009 Validation of the credit scoring methodology used by the department of risk management/retail banking of Alpha Bank Alpha Bank, Greece
2009-2010 Validation of the credit scoring methodology used by the department of risk management/corporate banking of Alpha Bank Alpha Bank, Greece
2013-2016 Inference for a semi-Markov process using hazards specification Marie Currie Program, Research Executive Agency (FP7 action of the European Commission)
2014-2015 Patterns and Scans Theory in Molecular Biology, Reliability Engineering and Experimental Psychology General Secretariat of Research and Technology of Greece, Aristeia II (creation of Centers of Excellence)