Greek

 

George Mavrommatis

Lecturer
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Office No 1
Department of Geography
Harokopio University
70 El. Venizelou Str., Kallithea- Athens
Post Box: 17671


Fax: +30-2109514759
Email:georgemavromatis@msn.com


Studies

1998-2003: PhD degree in Social Sciences, Goldsmiths College, University of London, U.K. Title of thesis: ‘Gentrification, ‘race’ and difference: Cultural dialogue and the politics of the ‘contact zone’’

1997-1998: MA in Communication, Culture and Society, Goldsmiths College, University of London, U.K

1990-1994: BA Honours Degree in Economics, Faculty of Law, Economic and Political Sciences, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Research Interests

Migration, migration policy, migrant integration, contemporary geopolitics, discourse analysis, ethnography

Books and edited books (selection)

Kavounidis J., Polyzou N., Altsizoglou N., Avramidi T., Mavrommatis G., Giannitsas D. (2009) Migrant Integration Policies: The European Experiences, Athens, Hellenic Migration Policy Institute.

Recent publications in refereed journals (selection)

Mavrommatis G. (2011), “Stories from Brixton: Gentrification and Different Differences”, Sociological Research Online, volume 16, no. 2.

Mavrommatis G. (2010), ‘A racial archaeology of space: A journey through the political imaginings of Brixton and Brick Lane, London’, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, vol.36, no.4, 561-81

Mavrommatis, G. (2008), ‘Forms of ethnic entrepreneurship in Athens’, in Kavounidis J., Kontis A., Lianos Th., Fakiolas R. (eds.) Migration in Greece: Experience, Policies, Perspectives, Volume A, Athens: Hellenic Migration Policy Institute.

Giannitsas D., Mavrommatis G., Avramidi T. (2008), ‘The presence of migrant students in Secondary Education’ in Kavounidis J., Karydis T., Nikilakopoulou-Stefanou H., Stylianousi L. (eds.) Migration in Greece: Experience, Policies, Perspectives, Volume B, Athens: Hellenic Migration Policy Institute.

Avramidi T & Mavrommatis G. (2007), ‘The case of United Kingdom’, in Kavounidis J. (ed.) Migration Policy: The European Experience, Athens: Hellenic Migration Policy Institute.

Avramidi T & Mavrommatis G. (2007), ‘The case of United Spain’, in Kavounidis J. (ed.) Migration Policy: The European Experience, Athens: Hellenic Migration Policy Institute.

Mavrommatis G. (2006), ‘The new ‘creative’ Brick Lane: A narrative study of local multicultural encounters’, Ethnicities (Sage publications), v.6, no.4, 498-517 pp.

Teaching

Undergraduate Courses

Key Concepts in Human Geography

Cultural Geography

Political Geography

Geopolitics

Postgraduate Courses