Georgia Mavrodi holds a doctorate in Social and Political Sciences from the European University Institute. In her doctoral thesis, Dr. Mavrodi analysed the ways the European Union affects national policy-making in “new” immigration countries within the Union.
After graduating in International Relations and Political Science from the University of Macedonia in Thessaloniki (GR), she was awarded a Master of Arts in European Studies from the University of Bath (UK) and the Humboldt University of Berlin (DE); and a Master of Research in Social and Political Sciences from the European University Institute, Florence (IT). She has also attended courses in law at the Catholic University of Nijmegen (NL), and in American politics and International Relations at the Free University of Berlin (DE). Dr. Mavrodi specializes in European integration, and in comparative immigration and refugee policies. Her publications include book chapters in edited volumes, articles in international refereed journals, and working-papers, and she has delivered lectures at the University of Macedonia, the University of Siegen, and the University of Florence.