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Research Assistant, Visiting Research Students and HO PhD Scholar

Hellenic Observatory Research Assistant


Michael Cottakis is HO Research Assistant. He holds an Msc in European Politics from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and BA in Classics from Royal Holloway, University of London. He is also Director of the 1989 Generation Initiative at the European Institute, LSE and Research Officer at the Generation Brexit research project, LSE.

Email: M.Cottakis@lse.ac.uk


Hellenic Observatory PhD Scholar

 Katerina Glyniadaki edited

Katerina Glyniadaki is a PhD scholar at the Hellenic Observatory - European Institute, under the supervision of Dr Esra Özyürek and Professor Martin Lodge. She is the Managing Editor of GreeSE Papers. She holds an MPhil in Social Psychology from Cambridge University, an MA in Sociology from the University of California, Riverside, and a BA in Communication Studies, also from the University of California, Riverside.
Email: A.Glyniadaki@lse.ac.uk


Hellenic Observatory Visiting Research Student


Tasos Panoutsopoulos is a PhD Candidate in Contemporary History at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. The topic of his dissertation is “Greece, Cyprus and the Congo Crisis, 1960-1964”. He took his MA in Modern and Contemporary Greek History from the same University and presented a summary of his research on ideology and policies of the Progressive Party under Spyros Markezinis (1960-1963), in the Greek daily Kathimerini. He holds a BA in Philosophy, Pedagogy and Psychology from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

He is currently a Visiting Research Student at the European Institute of the London School of Economics. His research interests focus on Cold War, Modern Greek and Cypriot History, Foreign Policy and Decolonization. He speaks Greek, English and Russian.

Email: A.A.Panoutsopoulos@lse.ac.uk