Panos Kordoutis was born in Athens; he received his BA from the School of Philosophy of the University of Athens in 1983 and, as a Fulbright grantee, his M.A. and Ph.D. in Social Psychology, from the Department of Psychology of the University of California, Santa Barbara, in 1986 and 1989 respectively. Since 1991, he has worked at the Departments of Social Work and Health Visitors of the Technological Educational Institute of Athens and at the Departments of Journalism and Psychology of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. From 2007 till now, he is Professor of the Social Psychology of Interpersonal Relationships at the Department of Psychology of the Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. His scientific interests and publications focus on the Social Psychology of Sexuality and the Psychology of Interpersonal Relationships.