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Dr Christina Savvidou

Associate Lecturer in Mathematics



PhD in Mathematics (University of Athens, 2013)

Master in Pure Mathematics (University of Athens, 2008)

B.Sc. in Mathematics (University of Cyprus, 2005)

Employment Track

Associate Lecturer, UCLan Cyprus (2016-present)

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)


  • Modules taught: Discrete Mathematics, Introduction to Real Analysis, Further Real Analysis, Functions – Vectors and Calculus, Introduction to Algebra and Linear Algebra, Algebraic Structures, Cryptology, Vector Calculus

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 

  • June 2018, First Congress of Greek Mathematicians, Athens, 20 minute talk

Title: On super-strong Wilf equivalence of permutations

  • February 2015, EUC Colloquium on Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, Nicosia, 50minute talk

Title: Algorithmic characterization of k-cop containable graphs

  • March 2012, 68th Seminaire Lotharingien de Combinatoire, Ottrott, France, 25minute talk

Title: The local h-vector of the cluster subdivision of a simplex