Deputy Rector

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Faculty: Faculty of Law, Arts and Sciences.

Options: Deputy Rector and Professor.

Department: Social Science Center Research.


  • PhD in Byzantine, Ottoman & Modern Greek Studies– The University of Birmingham (UK)
  • BA. in Education— University of Athens

Areas of Expertise:

  • Late Byzantine and Ottoman political, economic, social, religious and cultural History in the Balkans, Balkan networks with the West, cultural heritage management, Balkan history and textbooks

Subjects taught at UNYT:

  • Bachelor: World History and Civilizations I & II, Art History I & II, Diplomatic History.
  • Master: Ethnicity and Nationalism.
  • Doctoral: Teaching in Higher Education

Previous Teaching & Research Experiences:

  • Bournville College of Continuing Education, Birmingham, 2001-2002;
  • Orthodox Theological Seminary, Shën Vlash, Durrës, 2004-2005;
  • Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York, 2007-2009;
  • National Centre for Restoration, Albania, 2008;
  • Centre for Democratic Education, 2011;
  • Shkolla e Lartë e Edukimit, 2011;
  • Honorary Research Fellow of the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies, University of Birmingham, 2003-2009. 

Author, co-author, and editor of:

  • 3 monographs (two of which co-authored), 8 book chapters, 19 peer-reviewed journals, 12 conference proceed and 1 edited work.


Detailed Research CV [K. Giakoumis]