Evaghoras L. Evaghorou

evaghorou evagoras

  • Name: Evaghoras L. Evaghorou
  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Material: International Relations Theory and Methodology
  • Office: 202 (Gr. Lampraki 126 Str.)
  • Tel.: +30.210-414-2540
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  • Bio

    Dr. Evaghoras L. Evaghorou is an Assistant Professor of International Relations at the Department of International and European Studies, School of Economics, Business and International Studies, University of Piraeus.
    He received a degree in Economics from the Department of Economics, School of Economic and Law Studies, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece (2000). He went on to receive an MA degree in Finance and Investment from the Business School of Nottingham University, UK (2002). He then received a Ph.D. in International Relations from the Department of International and European Economic and Political Studies, University of Macedonia, Greece (2005).
    His academic and research interests focus on the theory and methodology of International Relations, the strategic analysis, International Political Economy, Defence Economic, the Greek-Turkish relations and the Cyprus issue.
    He is the author of the book “Greek-Turkish relations from 1923 till present: Theory of International Relations and Strategy”, in Greek. He has also published numerous articles in the areas of his academic interests in international and local academic journals and he has made several announcements in academic conferences. In addition, he gave presentations and speeches and has written articles in newspapers relating to his academic background.
    He was president of the Center for International Politics Thessaloniki from 2006 until 2012 and now is a researcher at the Center for International and European Affairs, Department of International and European Studies, School of Economics, Business and International Studies, University of Piraeus and at the Laboratory of Studying BRICS States.
  • Teaching

    Introduction to International Relations
    International Relations Theory
    Diplomacy and Strategy of Great Powers
    European Defense and Security Policy and Political Integration
    The War in International Relations
    Society and Foreign Policy of India
    Game Theory and International Politics
  • Publications


    Evaghorou, E. L., Economics of Military Equipments of Greece and Turkey and the Relations Between the two States. A Theoretical Approach on Political Realism and Strategy in International Relations Theory, Doctorate Dissertation, Thessaloniki: University of Macedonia, 2005. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., Greek-Turkish Relations from 1923 till Today: Theory of International Relations and Strategy, Athens: Piotita, 2010. [in Greek]


    Evaghorou, E. L., “Small Sates and Their Strategy in the International System: the Case Study of Cyprus”, Geostratigiki, Defense Analysis Institute, Vol. 12, Sept.-Dec. 2007, pp. 61-72. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L. and Chailis, M. S., “The Accession of Cyprus Economy to the Eurozone: Political and Economic Consequences in the Cyprus Problem”, International Journal of Trade and Global Markets, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2008, pp. 175-193.

    Evaghorou, E. L., “The Arms Race between Greece and Turkey from the Point of View of International Relations Strategy and Political Economy”, To Vima ton Kinonikon Epistimon (Social Sciences Tribune), Vol. 14, Iss. 53, Aut. 2008, pp. 91-121. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “The State Strategy in Today’s Global Economy: A Reset Position in the Theory of International Political Economy”, International Journal of Society Systems Science, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2010, pp. 297-311.

    Evaghorou, E. L. and Mertzanidis, G. N., “Balance of Power versus Complex Interdependence”, Central European Journal of International and Securities Studies, Vol. 6, Iss. 3-4, 2012, pp. 104-121.

    Evaghorou, E. L., “Thoughts on a Modern Greek Strategy”, Fileleftheri Emfasi (Liberal Emphasis), Vol. 51, Apr.-May- June 2012, pp. 66-77. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “The Accession of Cyprus to the European Union: Lessons for States which seek admission to the European Family”, Evropaiki Ekfrasi (European Expression), Iss. 85, 2nd Trimester, 2012, pp. 11-15. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “The State Offensiveness in the International System: A Theoretical Discussion on Political Realism”, International Journal of Public Law and Policy, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2014, pp. 14-23.

    Evaghorou, E. L., Theodorikakos, P. D., Bouga, P. Kapantai, A. and Bountouri, O., “The Image of Brazil in Greece: Analysis and Presentation of Poll Results”, Dimosiografia (Journalism), Vol. I, No. 6-7, 2015, pp. 24-31. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “Brazil and Domestic Companies of Military Equipment Production: Economy and Foreign Policy”, Aeroporiki Epitheorisi (Air Force Tribune), Iss. 104, Aug. 2015, pp. 165-178. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “BRICS States New Development Bank: Challenges and Controversies for the Global Political Economy System”, International Journal of Diplomacy and Economy, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2016, pp. 59-74.


    Bozinis, A., Evaghorou, E. L., Folinas, D. and Petridis, M., «Electronic Democracy: The Presence of Political Parties and Parliament Representatives in Internet. The Case of Leftist Parties in Greece and Cyprus », in Political Marketing and Democracy: Proceeding of the International Conference on Political Marketing 2005, Kastoria: Department of Public Relations and Communications, TEI of Western Macedonia, 2005.

    Evaghorou, Ε. L., “The Economics of Defence of Greece and Turkey: A Contemporary Theoretical Approach for States Rivalry and Arms Race”, in E. Nikolaidou (ed.), Proceedings of the 10th Annual International Conference on Economics & Security, Thessaloniki: South-East European Research Center, 2006, pp. 145-171.

    Evaghorou, E. L. and Chailis, M. S., “The Evolutionary Process of Cypriot Economy after the Accession to the Eurozone and the Political Consequences in the Cyprus Problem”, in V. Kandzija and A. Kumar (eds), 50 Years of European Union, Rijeka: University of Rijeka, 2008, pp. 144-154.

    Evaghorou, E. L., “An Offensive Realism Approach: Turkey as a Regional Power”, in A. Kalaitzidis (ed.), Global Politics in the Dawn of the Twenty-First Century, Athens: ATINER, 2009, pp. 227-242.

    Tsirigotis, D. and Evaghorou, E. L., “Greek Domestic Politics: Enduring Problems and Prospects”, in C. Yenigun and F. Gjana (eds), Balkans: Foreign Affairs, Politics and Social-Cultures, Tirana: Epoka University Press, 2011, pp. 105-130.

    Evaghorou, E. L., “The Grand Strategy of the Soviet Union before and after the Second World War: Contrasts and Convergences between Strategic Purposes for Security and Hegemonic Enforcement and Ideological Imperatives”, in P. Ifestos, K. Koliopoulos, and E. Hatzivasiliou (eds), The Beginning of the Cold War, 1941-1950: Strategic or Ideological Reasons, Athens: Institute of International Relations, Panteion University, 2012, pp. 117-149. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “The Relation between Military Spending and State’s Development: The case of Turkey”, in A. Bitzenis, J. Marangos, P. Papadimitriou, and C. Kafteranis (eds), Proceedings of International Conference on International Business, 2011, Komotini: Paratritis tis Thrakis – Epikoinonia, 2012, pp. 238-254. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “Game Theory and SWOT Analysis in International Relations Theory and Strategy: the Greek-Turkish Conflict through Models”, in Collective Volume in honour of Professor Sotiris Karvounis, Piraeus: Research Centre of Piraeus University, 2012, pp. 213-237 [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “Studying International Relations at the Systemic Level”, in A. Bitzenis and V. A. Vlachos (eds), Proceedings of International Conference on International Business, 2012, Thessaloniki: Laboratory of International Relations and European Integration, University of Macedonia, 2013, pp. 144-155.

    Evaghorou, E. L., “The Cyprus Issue: A Systemic Analysis and Strategic Dimensions”, in M. Kontos, S-Ch. Theodoulou, N. Panagiotides, and H. Alexandrou (eds), Great Power Politics in Cyprus: Foreign Interventions and Domestic Perceptions, Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013, Chapter 6, pp. 109- 132.


    Evaghorou, E. L., “Prospects in a Changing International System”, in Cyprus 2010, Annual Special Edition, Forum Agora Ideon (Forum Ideas of Agora), Jan. 2010, pp. 27-30. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “The Strategy of a Very Small State Power: The Case of Cyprus”, Syghroni Apopsi (Contemporary View), Vol. 22, May-Jun. 2010, pp. 16-18. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L., “The Great Challenges for the New President”, in the website of the Institute for Democracy Constantinos Karamanlis, publication date: Wednesday, February 6, 2013, Access: http://electionsnet.org/index.php/2013-02- 04-10- 15-01/2013-01- 31-12- 06-9/item/64- oi-megales- prokliseis-gia- to-neo- proedro. [in Greek]

    Evaghorou, E. L. and Mertzanidis, N. G., “The Causes of Political Crisis in the European Union: Historical Reflections, Future Perspective and the Role of Germany”, Foreign Affairs – The Hellenic Edition, Oct.-Nov. 2015, pp. 19- 27. [in Greek]

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