Prof. Pouyioutas is the Vice Rector at the University of Nicosia (UNic) and a Bologna Expert in Cyprus. The focus of his work is the Bologna Process and the European Higher Education Area Reforms (EHEAR). He was responsible for the successful applications for the ECTS Label (2012) and DS Label (2010, 2013) and has coordinated the re-engineering of all UNic programmes using the Bologna Process, the ECTS and Learning Outcomes. He has coordinated/participated in funded projects of more than 3,000,000EUR. He has attended many EU meetings with regards to EHEAR and published extensively in the area of Information Technology tools in EHEAR and Teaching Quality. He teaches a course on University Experience which covers EHEAR, Erasmus+ and the Bologna Process. He is acknowledged as one of the few experts in Cyprus in European Higher Education.
His role in the project will be as the Academic Coordinator of the thematic area of policy reform in the European Higher Education Area.