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Alexandros Nafpliotis

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  • Guest Researcher
  • Maastricht University
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Recent publications

  • <i>Παράταιροι εταίροι: ελληνική δικτατορία, κομμουνιστικά καθεστώτα και Βαλκάνια, 1967–1974 (Unseemly Partners: Greek Dictatorship, Communist Régimes and the Balkans, 1967–1974)</i> (review)

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  • The Age of the Dictators: A Study of the European Dictatorships, 1918–53

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Professional experience

Guest Researcher

Maastricht University

September 2017 - Present

Press Office - Foreign Affairs

Council of the European Union

February 2018 - July 2018(5 months)


Universite du Luxembourg

July 2017 - September 2017(2 months)

Research Associate

Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP)

April 2013 - July 2017(4 years)

Research Associate

National Hellenic Research Foundation

May 2013 - December 2015(3 years)

Press Attaché

High Commission of the Republic of Cyprus

January 2012 - April 2013(a year)

Visiting Fellow

Hellenic Observatory, London School of Economics and Political Science

January 2012 - May 2012(4 months)

Research Assistant (Full-time)

Army History Directorate, Hellenic Army General Staff

December 2010 - August 2011(8 months)

Teaching Assistant

London School of Economics and Political Science

September 2005 - September 2008(3 years)


PhD in International History

London School of Economics and Political Science

September 2004 - October 2009(5 years)

Certificate in Conducting Archival Research

Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University

June 2007

MA in History of International Relations

London School of Economics and Political Science

September 2003 - September 2004(a year)

Ptychion (BA) in English Language and Literature

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens - National & Kapodistrian University of Athens

September 1999 - September 2003(4 years)


I am from Athens, Greece and took my BA in English Language and Literature at the University of Athens. I subsequently studied History and International Relations at the London School of Economics, gaining an MA and a PhD in International History. I have recently presented my research at conferences and seminars at LSE, King’s College London, Oxford University, Yale University, the Univeristy of Padua, and the Centre for Contemporary British History, and have won a dissertation prize from the London Hellenic Society. I have taught on various aspects of twentieth century international history at the LSE for a number of years. I speak Greek, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and some Arabic and Turkish.

Co-authors (7)

  • Pouros Developments
  • Nikola Dereń
  • Antonio Moneo
  • Elena Sandor
  • Leopoldo Nuti