Dr Tsimpoukas Konstantinos is Professor of the Laboratory of Agribusiness Management, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development in the Agricultural University of Athens for more than 25 years.
He is a graduate from the Agricultural University of Athens and has a M.Sc. from the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Montpellier, D.E.A. and a Ph.D. in Planning of Rural Areas of Montpellier III University, France.
During the period 2010-2011 he was Chairman of the Board. of the National Foundation for Agricultural Research (ETH.IAGE), while in the period 2014-2016 he served as President of the Department of Agricultural Economics and Development at the Agricultural University of Athens and Director of the Interdepartmental Postgraduate Program “Entrepreneurship and Consulting” in Rural Development during the periods 2014-2016 and 2018 until 2021. For the period 2019-2022, he has been elected Dean of the School of Economics and Social Sciences of the Agricultural University of Athens.
His research interests focus on the analysis of economic results of agricultural activity and the investigation of economic viability in agricultural production and especially in complex problems of animal production. He has a significant number of international publications in the technical-economic analysis of the production systems of the primary sector and in the construction of models for decision-making in agricultural enterprises as well as for the evaluation of Agricultural Policy measures. Finally, he has a large number of participations in competing research programs (international and national) either as a scientific officer or as a researcher, in respective research subjects.