2 Dr Georgios Giannakopoulos
Dr Georgios  Giannakopoulos

Dr Georgios Giannakopoulos

Guest Teacher

Department of International History

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Office Hours
Thursdays 3pm to 4pm
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English, French, German, Greek
Key Expertise
19th and 20th C. European International and Intellectual History

About me

I grew up in Greece and I studied political science and history in Athens (BA, MA Panteion University, Athens). I hold a PhD in Modern History from Queen Mary, University of London. My research focuses on the International and intellectual history of Modern Britain and Southeastern Europe since the late nineteenth century. I have held teaching and research positions at Queen Mary University of London, UCL, Durham University, NYU, King’s College London, City University of London, the University of the Peloponnese, the Hellenic Open University, and the Academy of Athens. I am also co-hosting the International History Now! podcast series with Dr. Dina Gusejnova and leading the global 1922 project. You may find more about my work in my personal website. In 2022 I received an LSE Class Teacher Award.

In 2022 he received Highly Commended in the LSE Class Teacher Awards.

Expertise Details

Modern Britain; Southeastern Europe; Greece;  History of  International Thought


Dr Georgios Giannakopoulos teaches the following course at postgraduate level:

HY400 - Crisis Decision-Making in War and Peace 1914-2003