Vita_Siachamis

Giorgos Siachamis



WORKING EXPERIENCE

 10/2012-

Egmont Royal Institute for International Relations, Brussels, Belgium
Europe in the World Program
Visiting Fellow

Main duties:

  • Participation on research reports and, submitting proposal on future  activities andconferences organized by the Institute

01/2011-
06/2011
 

Hellenic Statistical Authority (EL.STAT.)

Main duties:

  • Supervision of the current census of population, data collection and analysis
01/2012-
05/2012

Greek Ministry of National Defence, Greece
General Directorate of National Defence Policy and International Relations

Main duties:

  • Submission of specific proposals, and political analysis on issues concerning NationalDefense planning and NATO-Greek relations
01/2011-
06/2011

Hellenic Statistical Authority (EL.STAT.)

Main duties:

  • Supervision of the current census of population, data collection and analysis

 

RESEARCH/TEACHING EXPERIENCE

09/2008-
01/2009

Panteion University, Athens Greece
Department of International and European Studies
Supervisor: Dr  C.Koliopoulos
Research Subject: Long cycles in the size and composition of the World’s Armed Forces

Research Duties:

  • Grand strategy of the Roman Empire, Manpower of the Roman military from the Roman Kingdom to the fall of the Western Roman Empire
  • Transformation of the European Armies from the end of the Napoleonic wars until the end of First World War

 

EDUCATION

10/2012-
 

University of Ghent, Belgium
PhD, Department of Politics and International Relations
PhD Thesis: "The German Question under the prism of the current economic crisis" (pending)
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. R. Coolsaet and Prof. Dr. S. Biscop

09/2009-
09/2010

King’s College London, UK
MA in War Studies
Major in strategic studies, philosophy of war, counter-insurgency and crisis management

Thesis and Dissertation

Conventional deterrence: the Greek case since 1974

10/2005-
06/2009

Panteion University, Athens, Greece
BA in International and European studies
Grade: 7.8/10

  • Major Academic courses: Strategic Studies, International Relations
  • Minor Academic courses: International and European Law

Thesis and Dissertations

  • Strategic analysis of the Balkan Wars 1912-13
  • Theory of the Guerrilla Warfare
  • Fourth Lyceum of Chalandri - Athens

 

COMPETENCIES

  • English Ability: Certificate of Proficiency in English by the University of Michigan (2007)
  • French Ability: Diplôme d’etudes en Langue Française, Delf  B2 (2011)
  • German Ability: Zertificat Deutsch Goethe Institut (2004) – Level B2
  • Reservist Sergeant of the Hellenic Military Police

 

SEMINARS/CONFERENCES

  • Unveiling new global priorities Brainstorming with World leaders, offered by Economist Conferences in April 2007
  • The French White Book on Defense and Security : A Contribution to the European Council on Defence? 
    (Egmont , Royal Institute 2013)
  • Brussels Think Tank Dialogue 2013 - Federalism or Fragmentation: Spelling out Europe’s F-word (2013)
  • Renewed Ambitions fro NATO (Carnegie Europe, 2013)
  • Eurozone 2013: Is the Existential Crisis really Over? (Heinrich Boll Stiftung 2013)

 

RESEARCH STAY ABROAD

  • Bundeswehr University M ünchen (2014)
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