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Dr Christina Savvidou


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+357 24694000


PhD in Mathematics (University of Athens, 2013)

Master in Pure Mathematics (University of Athens, 2008)

BSc in Mathematics (University of Cyprus, 2005)


Pure Mathematics (Combinatorics)

Employment Track

Lecturer in Mathematics, UCLan Cyprus (2022 – present)

Scientific Collaborator, European University Cyprus (2020 – 2022)

Associate Lecturer, UCLan Cyprus (2015 – 2022)

Special Scientist, University of Cyprus (2013 – 2016)

Research Interests

Algebraic and Geometric Combinatorics, h-vectors of subdivisions, Wilf equivalence on permutations

Roles and Responsibilities (including past roles and responsibilities)


  • Module Leadership/Delivery: Introduction to Maths and Stats, Discrete Mathematics, Introduction to Real Analysis, Further Real Analysis, Functions – Vectors and Calculus, Introduction to Algebra and Linear Algebra, Algebraic Structures, Cryptology, Vector Calculus, Logic, Complex Analysis – Tutorial, Statistical Analysis I, Statistical Analysis II, Quantitative Methods II, Quantitative Methods III, Knowledge Representation – Reasoning and The Semantic Web, Introduction to Machine Learning. 

Selective Publications 

  • I. Michos and C. Savvidou, Enumeration of super-strong Wilf equivalence classes of permutations, Discrete Mathematics & Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 21 no. 2 (2019), Permutation Patterns 2018
  • D. Hadjiloucas, I. Michos, and C. Savvidou, On super-strong Wilf equivalence classes of permutations, El. Journal of Comb. 25(2) (2018), #P2.54
  • C.A. Athanasiadis and C. Savvidou, The local h-vector of the cluster subdivision of a simplex, Sem. Lothar. Combin. 66 (2012), Article B66c, 21pp (electronic)

Selective Conference and Seminar Presentations 

  • On super-strong Wilf equivalence of permutations. First Congress of Greek Mathematicians, Athens, June 2018
  • Algorithmic characterization of k-cop containable graphs. European University Cyprus, Colloquium on Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, February 2015
  • The local h-vector of the cluster subdivision of a simplex. 68th Seminaire Lotharingien de Combinatoire, Ottrott, France, March 2012