CEE Faculty Profile

Kostas T. Konstantinidis

Carlton S. Wilder Junior Faculty Professorship & Associate Professor

Affinity Group: Environmental Engineering
Office: EST 3224
Phone: 404/385-3628
Email: kostas.konstantinidis@ce.gatech.edu
Web: http://enve-omics.gatech.edu/


Dr. Kostas Konstantinidis joined the Georgia Institute of Technology as an Assistant Professor in November 2007. He received his BS in Agriculture Sciences from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece) in 1999. He continued his studies at the Center for Microbial Ecology at Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI) under the supervision of Prof. James M. Tiedje, where he obtained a [Read More]

Research Interests

  • Environmental microbiology and genomics
  • Computational approaches for studying the ecology and evolution of microorganisms
  • Development of genomic and proteomic techniques to investigate and quantify in-situ important microbial-mediated processes
  • Population and single-cell genomics
  • Assessing the extent and value of biodiversity within natural assemblages of Bacteria and Archaea
  • Biotechnological applications of microbial functional diversity
  • Environmental relevance of microbial diseases


  • PhD, Crop and Soil Sciences, Michigan State University, USA, 2004.
  • BS, Agricultural Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, 1999.