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Maria Poveda
Maria Poveda
Lab and Project Manager
M.Sc., University of Westminster, London, UK
FST 01 213
+357 22 892701


Maria Poveda is a Special Scientist at the University of Cyprus. Since 2003, she acts as Laboratory and Project Manager for research funding at the Laboratory for Internet Computing (LINC, Department of Computer Science. Maria holds an MSc (Merit) in Database Systems, a BSc (Hons) in Combined Science (Computing) and an MA in Applied Linguistics teaching Spanish as L2. She is responsible for human resources of the Laboratory, and the management of activities of the multiple projects of LINC, funded by the Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation, and the European Union. She has significant experience in the management of EU research projects under the various Frameworks and Programmes (FP5-H2020, Marie Curie, INTERREG, EUMEDIS, Safer Internet). Since 2015, she has been responsible for the CyGrid Certification Authority, top-level certification authority for Grids in Cyprus, providing X.509 certificates for identification and authentication purposes related to Grid activities in Cyprus. Previously, she worked in the financial sector (CLR Financial Services Ltd) and public sector (Ministry of Interior, Republic of Cyprus, Department of Lands and Surveys, CILIS project) as a Database Administrator.