Committee Member - Vicky Charalambous


Vicky Charalambous is a graduate of the Department of International and European Economic Studies, of the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) and has received her Master’s degree in Organizational and Economic Psychology from Panteion University. She is a Phd Candidate in Applied Positive Psychology.

Vicky began her professional career at SHL Hellas, offering consulting services in human resource management, and subsequently worked as a Career Counsellor at the Institute of Development in Cyprus. Between 2007 and 2010, she held the position of HR Executive at British American Tobacco, and between 2010 and 2015 the position of Recruitment and Performance Development Manager at C. A. Papaellinas. She is also currently a part-time lecturer in Organizational Psychology at the European University in Nicosia.

She is a Fellow Member of the Cyprus Human Resource Management Association in which she was holding the role of Publications & Communication Representative of the Board of Directors (2013 – 2015). She is also a founding member of the Cyprus Coaching Association (EMCC Cyprus), a member of the Cyprus Association for Cooperative Learning and the Greek Association of Positive Psychology, participating in relevant workshops, surveys and conferences. Vicky is co-author of the book “Introduction to Positive Psychology” (Topos Publishings, 2011) with a special chapter on Emotional Intelligence and job burnout and has published articles in magazines and newspapers.

Her basic interests relate to the application of Positive Psychology at the workplace, motivating, engaging and empowering employees, emotional intelligence, performance management and coaching.