Ephorate of Antiquities of Piraeus and Islands, Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, Director
Stella Chrysoulaki studied Archaeology at the School of Philosophy of the Athens University and Philology at the University of Grenoble in France. She received her doctorate in 1981 from the Sorbonne University – Paris IV. As a researcher she was hosted from the Columbia University and the Institute of Fine Arts of the New York University from 1989 until 1992.
She has been working at the Hellenic Ministry of Culture since 1984, for a number of years at the Directorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities and the Directorate of Museums with main subject the establishment, operation and institutionalisation of educational programmes in the Archaeological Service, permanent and temporary exhibitions of state museums, as well as representing the Hellenic Ministry in European and international organisations. In parallel, she has specialised in field research, Minoan Archaeology and Architecture of the Prehistoric Aegean.
Since 2012 she has held the position of the Director at the Ephorate of Antiquities of Pireaus and Islands, being in charge of large scale excavations in Attica.