(October 2015 - September 2016)
Thalia Magioglou is a Visiting Fellow at the Hellenic Observatory since October 2015, and a researcher affiliated to the Centre Edgar Morin, IIAC of the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Scienes Sociales, in Paris, France. Her perspective is that of Cultural and Political Psychology, combining a “local” field (Greece) to an international and independent research.
After her studies at the University of Athens, Cambridge, Geneva, Sciences Po Paris, EHESS, and Amiens, she completed her PhD on the social representation of democracy for the Greek Youth, stressing the creative dimension of lay thinking. SInce then, she has taught undergraduate and masters courses at the Univ. Paris V, René Descartes, A.U.P., Sciences Po, EHESS and AUP in Paris.
In 2003, she initiated an international network, EPoPs, at the Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris. The purpose of EPoPs is a cultural approach of political psychology which focuses on the study of globalization, at the level of everyday thinking.