Email: dr.stelios.stavridis@gmail.com

Tel. (work): +34-976761485


Since December 2007, Dr. Stelios STAVRIDIS has been an ARAID Senior Research Fellow in the Research Unit on European and International Studies/ZEIS (previously, Research Unit on “Global Governance and the European Union”) of the University of Zaragoza in Spain.

Currently, he is also an Associate Senior Fellow at the Institute of International Economic Relations IDOS/IIER (Athens), and,  a member of the European Network for R2P (ENR2P) of the University of Leeds-based European Centre for the Responsibility to Protect (ECR2P). He is also Co-coordinator of the Grupo Permanente AECPA sobre Diplomacia(s) Plural(es): Diplomacia(s) Plural(es) (aecpa.es).

Stelios Stavridis holds a PhD in International Relations (London School of Economics and Political Science/LSE, University of London, 1991), and to date has held several posts in various European universities and research centres, including:

  • King´s College London (1991-1993).
  • The University of Reading (1993-2002), where he also held a Jean Monnet Chair in "The International Dimension of European Integration" (1995-2002) and was Director of its Centre for Euro-Mediterranean Studies (1995-2000).
  • The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies of the European University Institute/EUI in Florence, as a Jean Monnet Fellow (2000-2001).
  • ELIAMEP Athens, as a Marie Curie Experienced Fellow (2001-2002).


Dr. Stavridis has held several, short term, visiting posts, including:

  • (non-resident) Institut d´Études Européennes/IEE of the Université Libre de Bruxelles/ULB (1997-2001).
  • Instituto Universitario de Estudios Europeos/IUEE of the Universidad Autònoma de Barcelona /UAB (Jan.-Feb. 2003).
  • Universitat de València, as “Cátedra Mediterránea” (Oct.-Dec. 2003 & May-July 2006).
  • University of Nicosia (then Intercollege) (Feb.-May 2006).
  • LUISS Guido Carli Università in Rome (May/June 2011 & April/May 2017).
  • Sciences-Po Bordeaux (Nov. 2012).
  • Institut d´études européennes/IEE, Université Paris-8 (Feb. 2016).
  • Sciences-Po Rennes (Nov. 2016 & Nov. 2017).
  • Sciences-Po Grenoble (Oct. 2017).
  • Sciences-Po Lyon (March 2019).
  • (non-resident) Depart. of Political Science & International Relations (Jan-June 2019) & Centre for Policy Analysis of the same Department (July 2019-Dec. 2022), both at the University of  the Peloponnese.


Dr. Stavridis´ PUBLICATIONS include this indicative SELECTION:

P. Lamoso González & S. Stavridis (2022) El Parlamento Europeo como tribuna moral internacional: el caso de Venezuela, Revista CIDOB d’Afers Internacionals 131: 185-210, DOI: doi.org/10.24241/rcai.2022.131.2.185

S. Stavridis (2021) Parliamentary Diplomacy: A Review Article, International Journal of Parliamentary Studies 1(2): 227-269https://brill.com/view/journals/parl/1/2/article-p227_227.xml

D. Schade & S. Stavridis (2021) Attendance at the Interparliamentary Conference on the CFSP/CSDP: Fostering the Emergence of a Parliamentary Epistemic Community in the EU? Journal of Common Market Studies 59 (5): 1195-1212:  https://doi.org/10.1111/jcms.13174

A. Raimundo, S. Stavridis & C. Tsardanidis (2021) The Eurozone crisis’ impact: a de-Europeanization of Greek and Portuguese foreign policies? Journal of European Integration 43 (5): 535-550, DOI: 10.1080/07036337.2021.1927014

 S. Stavridis (2021) A "dark side" to French parliamentary diplomacy? Evidence from the Syrian and Ukrainian conflicts, Global Affairs 7 (2): 207 231: https://doi.org/10.1080/23340460.2021.1944262

S. Stavridis & C. Tsardanidis (2020) Cyprus and the European Union, Oxford Research Encyclopaedia of Politics, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 28 pp.

S. Stavridis & R. Havlovà (2019) ‘Civilian Power Europe’ and the Syrian Conflict, European Foreign Affairs Review 24 (4): 469–490.

S. Stavridis (2019) La diplomacia parlamentaria: el papel de los parlamentos en el mundo, Revista Española de Derecho Internacional 71 (1): 187-206: http://www.revista-redi.es/es/articulos/la-diplomacia-parlamentaria-el-…

S. Stavridis & M. Gianniou (2019) The Parliamentary Dimension of the EU Rotating Presidency: bringing back national concerns through the “backdoor”?, in K. Raube, M. Müftüler Bac, J. Wouters, eds, Parliamentary Cooperation and Diplomacy in EU External Relations – An Essential Companion, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham & Northampton, pp. 188-204.

E. Griglio & S. Stavridis, eds (2018) (special issue), Joint scrutiny of EU policies: the contribution of inter-parliamentary cooperation, Perspectives on Federalism 10 (3): i-xviii + 1-213: http://www.on-federalism.eu/attachments/004_Volume%2010%20-%20issue%203%20-%202018.pdf

S. Stavridis & D. Jancic (eds) (2017) Parliamentary Diplomacy in European and Global Governance, Diplomatic Studies Series, BRILL NIJHOFF, Leiden/Boston, 387 pp.

S. Stavridis & D. Irrera (eds) (2015); Pbk (2016) The European Parliament and its International Relations, Routledge, 304 pp.

S. Stavridis & M. Gianniou (eds) (special issue) (2016) Parliamentary diplomacy in the Mediterranean, Mediterranean Quarterly: a Journal of Global Issues 27 (4): 2-148.

S. Stavridis (2016) The European Parliament´s contribution to the R2P debate: lessons from the Libyan and Syrian conflicts, Global Affairs 2 (2): 187-201.

S. Stavridis & S. Kingah (2015) The European Parliament and Interregional Dialogue: the Case of Responsibility to Protect, in M. Telò, L. Fawcett, F. Ponjaert (eds), Interregionalism and the European Union – A Post-Revisionist Approach to Europe's Place in a Changing World, Ashgate, pp 285-304.

S. Stavridis, C. Tsardanidis & G. Christou (eds) (special issue) (2015) Crisis and De-Europeanization, Études Hélleniques/Hellenic Studies 23 (1): 7-192.

A. Cofelice & S. Stavridis (2014) The European Parliament as an International Parliamentary Institution (IPI), European Foreign Affairs Review 19(2): 145-178

O. Costa, C. Dri & S. Stavridis (eds) (2013) Parliamentary Dimensions of Regionalization and Globalization, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, 270 pp.

S. Stavridis & I. Fernández Molina (2013) El Parlamento Europeo y el conflicto de Libia (2011): ¿una tribuna moral eficiente?, Revista CIDOB d'Afers Internacionals 101: 153-176: CIDOB - El Parlamento Europeo y el conflicto de Libia (2011): ¿una tribuna moral eficiente?

A. Malamud & S. Stavridis (2011) Parliaments and Parliamentarians as International Actors, in B. Reinalda (ed.), The Ashgate Research Companion to Non-State Actors, Ashgate, England and USA, pp 101-115.


(latest update: April 2023)