Themistoklis Tzimas

Academic Discipline:

Law, Political Science

About me:

I hold a PhD in public international law and political science from the school of law of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. The theme of the thesis is human security within the framework of collective security and the use of force. I am currently a post- doc researcher in international law at the University of Macedonia and member of the International Laboratory for International Studies in the Black Sea and Eastern Mediterranean, which is located at the school of Economics and Political Science of Aristotle University. Apart from public international law I have studied at the postgraduate level, public law, focusing on migrants’ rights and political philosophy and I have conducted my Mphil at international terrorism. I have presented papers in international conferences and I have publications in international journals. I am a lawyer, focusing on human and refugee rights. I am also a columnist and politically active in Greece. I am currently working on issues related to Artificial Intelligence.

I am interested in the following geographical area(s):

Middle East and North Africa (MENA), Sub-Saharan Africa

Components of the GCRF I am interested in:

Sustainable Economies and Societies, Human Rights, Good Governance and Social Justice