Dimitra Konsta is currently the Project Manager of the project “LIFE-IP AdaptInGR – Boosting the implementation of adaptation policy across Greece” at the National Environment and Climate Change Agency. She holds a diploma in Civil Engineering (NTUA, Athens), a MSc degree in “Ocean, Atmosphere, Climate and Remote Sensing” (Ecole Polytechnique, France) and a PhD degree in Atmospheric Physics (Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique, Ecole Polytechnique, France). Since 2010 she has worked as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Academy of Athens, at the National Technical University of Greece (NTUA), at the National Observatory of Athens (NOA) and at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA). Her research focuses on atmospheric remote sensing, climate change, climate
models and radiative forcing. She has participated in 5 research projects and has several publications in peer reviewed journals and in conference proceedings. She received the WMO Professor Mariolopoulos Trust Fund Award in 2012.