Maria Roussi is a didactologist (PHd). Her main academic and research fields are sociolinguistics, educational and language policies. She has collaborated for the Council of Europe’s ECML on the “Learning through Languages” Programme 2012-2015 as an expert. She has also a valuable experience in the field of international relations in educational contexts (UNESCO, French Embassy and the Greek ministry of education). She is actually working at the EMATTECH and holds the position of executive secretary of the “MSc in analysis and management of Manmade and natural disasters”.