|Field:||Turkish Literature and Civilization|
|Government Gazette:||700/04.07.2013 τ. Γ'|
|Office hours:||Thursday 10:00-12:00, Friday 11:00-12:30|
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Dr Georgios Michalakopoulos holds a BA in Translation from the Ionian University, an MA in Middle East Politics from the University of Durham (UK) and a PhD in Economic Geography from the Ionian University.
He has worked as an International Relations advisor and has lectured extensively on issues relating to Turkish politics and society.
His research interests focus on Turkey and more specifically on the developments taking place within Turkish society and politics, on the relationships between politics and society, on the role of literature as a ‘mirror’ of the society and on the relationship between language and society in Turkey.
Dr Michalakopoulos has participated in numerous conferences and published articles in journals and edited volumes. He is the author of the books Coming Nearer to the Turkey we don't know (in Greek), Bilge Karasu's Night (in Greek). He participated in the Programme "Fulbright American Studies institute on US National Security" belonging to the thematic cycle American Foreign Policy Formulation in an Era of Globalization under the auspices of the US State Department (University of Delaware, January 2004).
He is currently Associate Professor at the Department of Foreign Languages, Translation and Interpreting (Ionian University) and teaches modules on Turkish Literature and Civilization.