Athanasios Katis

Dr Athanasios Katis graduated from the Department of Physical Education and Sport Science at Serres, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 2001. He received his Master's degree in Exercise and Health from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 2003. He obtained his Ph.D. in Kinesiology from the Department of Physical Education and Sport Science at Serres in 2010 with Ph.D. entitled "Biomechanical analysis of instep kick and cutting maneuvers in soccer". He taught soccer training and IT courses at the same department from 2001 till 2003. He has several peer reviewed publications and has been professional soccer player for several years. His area of interest includes soccer biomechanics and applied sport biomechanics. He is currently studying and analyzing technical skills in soccer.