Dr Polyxeni Stylianou is a primary school teacher in public elementary schools in Cyprus. At the same time, as an external collaborator of the Cyprus
Pedagogical Institute, she offers seminars to teachers and parents in relation to Death Education. Her research interests cover the integration of the concepts of death, loss,
and grief in primary education and her research work has been published in international journals and presented at international conferences. She is a member of the Association for Death Education and Counseling (ADEC) and the ambassador of the Association for the Study of Death and Society (ASDS) in Cyprus.