About the trainer
Dr Theodora Lola-Luz has experience on European projects since FP6 and has worked on research projects as a scientist and manager since 2005. The course further benefits from her experience as an EU evaluator for H2020.
Theodora holds a PhD from the National University of Ireland (Biology), an MSc from the University of Edinburgh in Environmental protection and management and a BSc in Agricultural Sciences. She has more than 10-year experience in proposal preparation and management in EU and international funding and has worked on research projects as a scientist and manager since 2005. She is a specialist in proposal writing and review of European Research and Innovation programmes such as: the Sixth (FP6) and Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), Horizon 2020 (including ERC and MSCA). Theodora has extensive experience in preparing and submitting project proposals, under Horizon 2020 (collaborative projects) ERC (StG, CoG and AdG), as well the MSCA programme (COFUND, IFs, ITNs and RISE). She is actively involved in discussions, the conception and development of new Horizon 2020 proposals, while at the same time overseeing the successful coordination of the proposal preparation phase, attending pre-submission consortia meetings and ensuring the timely and high-quality submission of proposals.