Chair: Professor G.
Associate Professor E. Chila
Academic Divisions Directors
- International & European Institutions: Professor
- International Relations: Professor C.
- International Political Economy & Cultural
Relations: Professor X. Petrinioti
The Department is governed by the General Assembly, the Board of
Governors and the Chair.
The General Assembly
The General Assembly (GA) consists of
the Department Chair, the faculty members, undergraduate student
representatives (equal to 50% of the faculty members), postgraduate
student representatives (equal to 15% of the number of faculty members)
and scientific collaborators (equal to 5% of the number of the faculty
members). The GA determines the educational and research policy of the
Department and has the general supervision of its operation.
The General Assembly of Special
Composition (GASC) is composed of the Department Chair, the faculty
members and two representatives of the postgraduate students. GASC
determines the Department’s policy regarding postgraduate studies.
The Governing Board
The Governing Board (GB) consists of
the Chair and Deputy Chair of the Department, the Directors of the
Academic Divisions, two undergraduate student representatives and one
postgraduate student representative. The GB is a more flexible
administrative body than the GA and is responsible for executing its
decisions, as well as continuously monitoring the smooth operation of
The Chair represents the Department and
heads its administrative function. S/he calls the General Assembly and
Governing Board, draws up the agenda and presides over the work of
these bodies. S/he puts forward proposals to the GA and GB, forms
committees and monitors the implementation of their decisions.
The Administrative Bodies
of the Academic Divisions
- The General Assembly of the
The Division is governed by the General
Assembly and its Director. The GA consists of the Division’s faculty
members, one representative of the non-teaching assistants and
scientific collaborators from the Division, one representative of the
Postgraduate students and 2-5 undergraduate representatives (according
to the number of faculty members in the Division). The GA elects the
Director, submits proposals concerning the Curriculum to the
Department’s General Assembly, allocates funds from the Division’s
budget, makes recommendations over the distribution of teaching
workload to its faculty members and over the fields of expertise
required in the announcements of new academic openings.
- The Division Director
The Section Director calls the General
Assembly, draws up the agenda, presides over the works of the GA and
monitors the implementation of its decisions.