Course: Migration and asylum governance in South-eastern Europe

Angeliki Dimitriadi is a research fellow (senior) at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin, where she contributes to the institute’s work on migration. She is a political scientist with an interest in irregular migration and asylum, management policies at external borders, migration governance in the EU and European foreign policy on migration. Previously, Angeliki was Head of the migration program for the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy, where she remains affiliated as a Senior Research Fellow. She has worked on counter-smuggling, transit migration, EU-Turkey relations concerning migration, asylum processing, and migration policy in the Mediterranean. Between October 2015 and April 2016, she was visiting fellow in residence on migration and asylum policy at the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) in Berlin. Her most recent monograph, ​“Afghan Migration Europe: At the Margins, Looking In” (Palgrave, 2018), focuses on Afghan asylum seekers attempting to transit through Greece and Turkey.  Angeliki Dimitriadi holds a PhD from Democritus University of Thrace, a master’s degree in war studies from King’s College London and a bachelor’s degree in international relations and history from the London School of Economics.

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