Dr Michalis Kontos

Dr Michalis Kontos holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science (National and Kapodestrian University of Athens), a post-graduate Diploma in EU Development Policies (Panteion University and International Relations Institute, Athens), a Master’s Degree in International Relations and Strategic Studies (Panteion University, Athens) and a PhD in International Relations (Panteion University, Athens). His research interests are focused on international relations and strategic studies, with a special focus on great power politics. In September 2016 he was hired as a full-time faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor at the University of Nicosia, Department of Politics and Governance, School of Law. He is associated with the Cyprus Center for European and International Affairs (University of Nicosia) and a member of the Geostrategic Council of the Republic of Cyprus. He is an author, co-author and/or co-editor of several monographs, edited volumes, peer-review articles and book chapters.