Dimitris BOURIS

Dr Dimitris Bouris is Assistant Professor of EU Security/European External Relations at the Department of Political Science at the University of Amsterdam.

Prior to joining the University of Amsterdam, he was a Research Fellow in charge of the southern dimension of the European Neighbourhood Policy at the European Neighbourhood Policy Chair at the College of Europe (Natolin) (2013-2016) and a visiting lecturer in Middle East Politics at Kingston University (2012). 

Dr Bouris holds a BA (Hons) in Political Science from the University of Crete, a MA in International Politics from the University of Manchester and a PhD in Politics and International Studies from the University of Warwick. His research focus lies at the intersection of International Relations (IR theory, peacebuilding, state-building, security sector reform, conflict resolution), EU Studies (EU External Relations, EU Common Security and Defence Policy) and Middle East and North Africa Studies (with a particular focus on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and Libya).

Dr Bouris is the author of “The European Union and Occupied Palestinian Territories: State-building without a state” which was published by Routledge in 2014 (Hardback) and 2015 (Paperback) and for which he was selected as Routledge Politics and International Relations author of the month for February 2014. Dimitris is also the co-editor (with Tobias Schumacher) of the “Revised European Neighbourhood Policy: Continuity and Change in EU Foreign Policy” (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016). He has also published a number of scholarly articles in peer-reviewed academic journals as well as policy briefs and op-eds for major European and Middle East news and policy outlets. 

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