Dr Dimitrios Stroikos
Associate Lecturer

Profile

Biography

Dimitrios’ research interests cover the international relations of the Asia-Pacific and Asian security, with particular reference to China and India; theories of International Relations; technology and global governance; and space security and space policy. He teaches in the areas of contemporary global politics; international relations theories; global governance; international thought; and the global politics of nuclear weapons.

Dimitrios recently received his PhD in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). He holds an MSc in Modern Chinese Studies (Oxford University, UK), a Master in International Relations (University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece) and a first degree in Politics (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece). Before joining the Department, he taught Concepts of International Society, Foreign Policy Analysis, and Strategic Aspects of International Relations at the Department of International Relations, LSE, and he was editor of Millennium: Journal of International Studies (Volume 42). In 2016, Dimitrios received ‘The English School Award for Outstanding Research Paper by a Younger Scholar’ awarded by the International Studies Association (ISA) English School Section for his paper ‘International Society in Orbit: Reconceptualizing Order on the Higher Frontier’. In the same year, he received the ‘LSE Class Teacher Award’ in recognition of his ‘special contribution to teaching at LSE’. Since 2015, he is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA).

Research

Overview

Dimitrios’ main research interests broadly cover the international relations of the Asia-Pacific and Asian security, with particular reference to China and India; theories of International Relations; technology and global governance; and space security and space policy. His current work focuses on China and India as emerging space powers and their engagement with global order in space.

Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Theories of International Relations
  • Foundations of International Thought
  • Introduction to International Politics
  • Global Politics of Nuclear Weapons

Postgraduate

  • Themes and Theories in International Relations
  • Global Governance (Module co-ordinator)

Publications

Selected publications

D. Stroikos, ‘Engineering World Society?: Scientists, Internationalism, and the Advent of the Space Age’, International Politics (Online First). Available at: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1057/s41311-017-0070-8 

K. Mikelis and D. Stroikos (2017) ‘Hierarchies, Civilization and the Eurozone Crisis: The Greek Financial Crisis’ in John Marangos (ed) The Internal Impact and External Influence of the Greek Financial Crisis, Palgrave Macmillan. Available at: https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-60201-1_8 

A. McKeil and D. Stroikos (2016) (eds) The English School of International Relations, Millennium Online Special Issue. Available at: http://journals.sagepub.com/page/mil/collection/online-special-issue/english-international-relations 

D. Stroikos (2014) ‘Introduction: Rethinking the Standard(s) of Civilisation(s) in International Relations’, Millennium: Journal of International Studies, 42: 3, pp. 546-556. Available at: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0305829814546585 

D. Stroikos (2014) (ed.) Rethinking the Standard(s) of Civilisation(s) in International Relations,Special Issue, Millennium: Journal of International Studies, 42 (3). Available at: http://journals.sagepub.com/toc/mila/42/3

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Contact details

Dr Dimitrios Stroikos
Department of Politics
University of York
YORK
YO10 5DD

dimitrios.stroikos@york.ac.uk

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