Dimitris Keridis



Dr. Keridis is an Associate Professor of International Politics at Panteion University of Athens, the director of the Navarino Network, a public policy think-tank in Thessaloniki, the director of research at the Karamanlis Foundation, the deputy director of the Institute of International Relations in Athens and the director of the annual Olympia Summer Academy in Conflict & Peace Studies in Olympia, Greece.

His latest book publications are entitled The Historical Dictionary of Modern Greece (Scarecrow Press, Inc., Lanham, MD, 2009) and The US Foreign Policy and the Conservative Counterrevolution: Bush, Terrorism, Iraq and Islam (Athens, I. Sideris, 2008). He is the author of “The Foreign Policy of Turkey: The Emergence of a Regional Leader” (in McKercher, B.J.C., ed., Handbook of Diplomacy and Statecraft, New York, New York, Routledge, 2011), and the co-editor of The Future of Turkish Foreign Policy (Cambridge, Massachusetts, MIT University Press, 2003).

Dr. Keridis has served as the Constantine Karamanlis Associate Professor at the Fletcher School, Tufts University (2005-2007), as the director of the Kokkalis Foundation in Athens (2000-2005) and of the Kokkalis Program at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University (1997-2000). Prof. Keridis is a graduate of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Ph.D. 1998, MALD 1994) and holds a J.D. from the Law School of the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki, Greece (1991).