Panayiota Konstantinakou holds a PhD in Theatre Studies from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (2013) as a bursar of the Greek State Scholarships Foundation. She also holds a BA in Theatre Studies (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2000), a Diploma in Drama from the University of Kent at Canterbury (1999), an MPhil (Research) from the University of Glasgow (2002) as a Bakala Foundation bursar. Additionally, she holds an MA in “Information and Communication Technologies in Education” (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 2017). Currently, she teaches οn an academic level History and Theory of Scenography and Production Dramaturgy (Drama Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki). She has worked extensively as a Dramaturg as well as a theatre educator. She has presented papers in meetings and conferences in Greece and abroad (Prague Quadrennial 2007 & 2011 & 2015 – IFTR Munich, 2010) and articles published in journals and conference proceedings. Her research interests include the theory and practice of dramaturgy, the history and theory of scenography and theatre architecture as well as the aesthetics and ideology of space.