Triant Flouris received his Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina. Prior to joining HAUniv, he was Dean for the School of Aviation Sciences at Daniel Webster College, Nashua, NH, USA and professor of aviation management. Dr. Flouris has served in various faculty and administrative positions (graduate program director, department chair, as well as research institute director) in universities in New Zealand, US and Canada and has extensive experience in strategic planning and higher education administration. He is the author of six books, over two hundred refereed journal articles, book chapters, scholarly articles, and public reports. He is a certified professional pilot and flight instructor and holds concurrent appointments as research associate at the Mineta Transportation Institute, San Jose State University, California, as well as instructor for the International Air Transport Association. At Hellenic American University he is Provost & Chief Academic Officer.