The Consul of Greece, Dr. Vassilios Gouloussis, will be speaking to a College of Business class at Clayton State University on Wednesday, Apr. 18.
Gouloussis will be speaking to Clayton State Director of the Office of International Programs John Parkerson’s “International Business” class, which meets in room 416 of the James M. Baker University Center from 12:45 p.m. to 1:50 p.m. The public is invited to attend. The subject of Gouloussis’ presentation will be, "The Euro Crisis Revisited."
Born and raised in Athens, Gouloussis attended the Classical Lyceum Anavryton and afterwards studied Law at the National and Capodistrian University of Athens. He completed his postgraduate studies (LL.M.) at the University of Tuebingen in Germany, where he also obtained his Ph.D. specializing in International Law of the Sea. From 1997 until 2001 he practiced Law as a member of the Athens Bar Association.
After the fulfillment of his military obligations, he entered the Special Legal Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the rank of Rapporteur, where he remained until 2004, when he was also admitted to the Diplomatic Service. He served at the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2004 - 2005), at the Information and Public Diplomacy (MFA Spokesman’s Office) Department from 2005 to 2006, and at the Embassy of Greece in Berlin from 2006 to October 2008.