Academic and professional qualifications

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

PhD in Architecture (University of Kent)

MSc in Environmental Facade Engineering (University of Bath)

EU-registered Architect (Technical Chamber of Greece)

Arch.Dip. in Architecture and Urban Design (National Technical University of Athens, NTUA / Urban History, Ecole d'Architecture des Versailles - EAV)

Previous Employment

Academic posts

2017-2023 Lecturer, School of Architecture, University of Reading

2011-2017 Associate Lecturer and Researcher, School of Architecture (and Planning), University of Kent


Greek (native and professional fluency)

English (professional fluency)

French (professional fluency)

Italian (intermediate fluency)

German (elementary fluency)

Spanish (elementary fluency) 



Vasilikou, C., Causer, S., Vivas, J., 2024. Landscape as Shelter, Newgate Gap community space, Margate.

Journal Articles

Moys, J.L., Hwang, F., Marsili, U., Nunes, R., Tagg, A., Vasilikou, C., 2023. ''The inclusive way' hackathon - inclusive wayfinding and pedagogy', InfoDesign - Revista Brasileira de Design da Informação, 20 (2), pp. 1-15.

Conference Papers

Vasilikou, C., Papamanousakis, Y., Lanuza, F., 2023. 'The story of the design partnership behind ZeroCityPlus: a community game for participation and local governance beyond net zero goals', 2/7/2023 - 6/7/2023, in Design for Partnerships for Change, Proceedings of the UIA World Congress of Architects Copenhagen., pp. 41-50.