Professor Christodoulos Yiallourides

Specialization: International Relations & Communication

Dean of the School of International Studies, Communication and Culture, Panteion University. Professor of International Relations and Communication, Director of the Center for Oriental Studies for Culture and Communication. He studied Law at the University of Athens, graduate studies at the Universities of Tubingen and Bochum in Western Germany. Specialized in Sociology, Political Science, International Relations and International Law. He concentrated on Political Sociology, Conflict and Peace Theory, and International Politics and Conflict Resolution. He completed his PhD at the University of Bochum with a scholarship from the Begabtenförderung of Friedrich Naumann Foundation and from Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD). In 1980 he received his PhD Magna Cum Laude on Minority Protection in the 20th century. Founding member of the Hellenic Association of International Law and International Relations, the Panteion University’s Institute of International Relations, and the Cypriot Studies Center. He has been councelor to the Ministers of Defence and Public Order of the Greek Government between 1994 and 1996. He is teaching at the Schools of the Armed Forces, the School of National Defence and the School of National Security which was instituted following his proposal in 1996. He has been member of the Governing Boards of the Cyprus Open University from 2002 to 2011, Ionian University, and a member of the Global Forum for Religions and Cultures. From 2006 to 2010 he has been Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the Institute for Defense Analyses. From 2006 to 2011 has been Director of the Delphi European Cultural Center, and from 2012 to 2016 Chairman of the Hellenic Foundation of Culture.


  1. Introduction to International Politics (2nd Semester)
  2. International Relations, State and Culture (4th Semester)
  3. International Politics and Media (7th Semester)
  4. Cultural Diplomacy (MA in Cultural Management)