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Nick Harkiolakis, PhD

Adjunct Professor, School of Technology

Nick Harkiolakis, PhD photo

Areas of Expertise:

  •  Information Technology
  •  Computer Science


  • PhD, Computer Science, University of Athens, Greece
  • CMCIT, Aeronautical Engineering, Cranfield University, UK
  • BSc, Physics, Athens University, Greece


  • Computer applications to biotechnology.

Research Areas of Interest:

  • Information Systems
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Predictive Analytics

Select Publications:

  • Harkiolakis, N., Leadership Explained: Leading Teams in the 21st Century, Routledge/Taylor Francis, London, 2017.
  • Harkiolakis, N., Multipreneurship: Diversification in Times of Crisis, Gower Publishers, London, 2014.
  • Harkiolakis, N., Halkias D., Abadir S., E-Negotiations in Cross-Cultural Business Settings:  The Implication of Contemporary Information-Sharing, New Technologies, Social Networking and Media in Today’s Global Marketplace, Gower Publishers, London, 2012.

Select Profession Experience:

  • Executive Vice President, Europe and the Middle East & Director of Research, Executive Coaching Consultants
  • Associate Dean, Business, Health and Technology, Higher Colleges of Technology, UAE
  • Senior Researcher/Project Manager, Institute of Communication and Computer Studies, Metsovio Polytechnical University of Athens, Greece
  • Professor, Information Technology, Director of Research, Hellenic American University, NH
  • Chairperson, Associate Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, Science and Mathematics, University of La Verne, CA