Role: PhD Candidate in Understanding and Managing Extremes
Department: Science, Technology and Society
Supervisor: Paolo Bazzurro, IUSS Pavia; Ellen Rathje, University of Texas at Austin
Iason Grigoratos studied civil engineering at the University of Patras (Greece), with a specialization in structural engineering. He later obtained his master’s degree in Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology in the University Grenoble Alpes (France) and IUSS Pavia (Italy). Iason is a certified civil engineer in Greece and also worked for a year at IUSS as a research engineer, before starting his PhD. He is now a visiting Research Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin (USA).