Stavros Karamperidis

Academic profile

Dr Stavros Karamperidis

Lecturer in Maritime Economics
Plymouth Business School (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)

The Global Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Stavros's work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

Goal 09: SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and InfrastructureGoal 12: SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and ProductionGoal 17: SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

About Stavros

Dr Stavros Karamperidis is a Lecturer in Maritime Economics and Head of the Maritime Transport Research Group. 

For more than 6 years, he worked at Heriot-Watt University as an Assistant Professor in Shipping and International Logistics. Before joining Heriot-Watt University, he worked in a range of companies from SME’s to large multinationals. Stavros through his roles has a continuous involvement with the industry, thus his involvement in various professional organisations. 


Programme manager of MSc International Logistics and Shipping programmes

  • MSc International Shipping
  • MSc International Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • MSc International Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  • MSc International Shipping with Security (TBC)

Course leader:
  • MAR 701 Research Skills and Economics, Postgraduate.
  • MAR 706 Port Policy and Management, Postgraduate.
  • MAR 710 Research project (dissertation), Postgraduate.
  • MAR 207 Maritime Geography and Economics, Undergraduate.
Course participation:
  • MAR 210 Maritime Management and Markets, Postgraduate.
  • MAR 324 Project dissertation, Undergraduate.
Previous teaching: 
  • Shipping and Ports Operation (C11MO), Postgraduate. 
  • Maritime Business and Economics (C11MU), Postgraduate.
  • Strategies for Managing Supply Chains (C11LS), Postgraduate.
  • Research Philosophy (C11BU), Postgraduate.
  • Business Research (C19RH), Undergraduate.

Contact Stavros

Room 321, Cookworthy Building, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA
+44 1752 585589