Our Team

Project Team

Dr. Elisabeth Kirtsoglou, Durham University – UK
Prof. George Tsimouris, Panteion University – Athens.
Dr. Stavroula Pipyrou, University of St. Andrews – UK
Dr. Daniel Knight, Durham University – UK
Dr. Steve Lyon, Durham University – UK


Research Assistants
Dr. Giuliana Sanò
Giuliana Sanò has a PhD in Cultural Anthropology. She has mainly worked on the themes of migration, migrant labour and informal economy. In 2013, she conducted an ethnographic research among the migrant farm workers employed within the agricultural sector of the Province of Ragusa (Sicily). Currently she is a teaching assistant in Anthropology at the University of Messina.
Mr. George Tyrikos-Ergas
George has submitted his PhD in social folklore, in the University of Ioannina. He is an activist who lives and works in Lesvos and he is the co-founder of the NGO Agalia – Embrace.