Professor of Philosophy and Bioethics, Director of the Joint Postgraduate Programme in Bioethics (http://biothics.fks.uoc.gr) and Director of the Centre for Bioethics of the University of Crete. Her main publications are in moral and social philosophy, bioethics, ethics of science, epistemology, philosophy of language. She has been a member of the European Commission’s “Expert Group to advise on specific ethical issues raised by driverless mobility”, which issued the «Independent Expert Report on the Ethics of Connected and Automated Vehicles, 2020» (https://europa.eu/!VV67my). She heads the Research Ethics Committee (REC) of the University of Crete and that of the Hellenic Pasteur Institute. She is vice chair of REC of the National Centre for Social Research; member of the Scientific Committee of Greek Patients Association; member of the Committee on Bioethics and the Ethics of the Sciences, and the Committee on Human Rights, of Fédération Internationale des Sociétés de Philosophie; member of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Board (STAB) of the European Research Infrastructure Consortium ‘LifeWatch ERIC’.