Other Professional Qualifications

Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Immigrant and Refugee Studies (Taylor & Francis) (as of January 2013). The journal acquired an Impact Factor in 2018, and rose to 3rd place among Ethnic Studies journal in 2019 (with impact factor 2.298 and H-Index: 20).


Membership of Editorial Boards

Member of the International Advisory Board of Nations and Nationalism (1999-to date)

Member of the Editorial Board of Language & Politics (2008-to date)

Member of the Editorial Team of Ethnicities (2007-to date)

Member of the Editorial Board of European Journal of Integration (2016-to date)


National Correspondent for Greece at the OECD Network of International Migration Experts (formerly SOPEMI) 2010-2019.


Member of the International Reference Group of the Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation of the Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia, http://www.deakin.edu.au/arts-ed/ccg/ and http://www.deakin.edu.au/adi/our-governance .


Member of the International Advisory Board of the AVERT Network (Addressing Violent Extremism and Radicalisation to Terrorism), which is based at Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia and is directed by Professor Michele Grossman.


Member of the Board of the Social Sciences PhD programme at the University of Padova, Italy (2019-onwards).


Fellowship at Monash University, Melbourne Australia, at the Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre, of which she is a Member of the International Advisory Board (Melbourne, 22-31 October 2018).


Member of the International Reference Panel, Australian Government Programme on  Migration Research, 2014-2017.


Acting regularly as reviewer of articles for most peer-refereed international journals in the wider field of ethnic and migration studies, sociology and political science. I am recognised by Publons as a top reviewer, with over 271 verified reviews



Reviewer of book proposals for

Routledge, London, since 2002;

Palgrave-Macmillan since 2003;

Amsterdam University Press, since 2005,

Blackwell, London since 2006.

Ashgate, Aldershot since 2008

Springer, Frankfurt and Cham (CH), since 2009.

Oxford University Press, since 2015.

Bloomsberry, since 2016

Oxford Bergahn, since 2016

  1. Elgar, since 2018.


Expert evaluator

For the NFRF Exploration Grants and Canada Research Chairs, Canada, since 2020.

for the European Commission, Research DG, since 1999, Framework Programmes FP5, FP6 and FP7 (COOPERATION and PEOPLE) and FP8 HORIZON (2014 onwards)

for the European Research Council (IDEAS) all levels (Advanced, Consolidator and Starting Career Grants and Synergy Grants), since 2011, as Panel Member and vice-Chair of Panel.

For the European Commission, DG Education and Culture, Spinelli Prize (2017-2018).

for the European Science Foundation, Strasbourg, France, since 2008.

For the European Commission, Altiero Spinelli prize for Outreach, since 2017.

For the Economic and Social Research Council, United Kingdom, since 2015

For the Cofund Marie Curie Programme of Denmark, since 2016

For the Cofund Marie Curie Programme of Croatia, since 2015

for the Belgian Federal Science Policy Office, in the AGORA programme providing scientific support to public policy programmes, since 2007.

For the Italian Ministry of Research and Development in relation to the Research Assessment Exercise of all Italian Universities (2012-2013 and 2015-2016).

For the Research Agency of Latvia, since 2018.

for the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) since 2006.

for the Norface Network since 2006.

for the University of Milan, since 2010.

for the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF), Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) Programme, since 2011.

For the Portuguese National Research Foundation (since 2015).

For the Polish National Science Centre (NCN), since 2016

For the Leventis Foundation, Nicosia, Cyprus, since 2013.

For the Slovenian Research Agency, since 2018.

For the American Council of Learned Societies, USA, since 2011.

For the University of Tampere, Finland (since 2017).


Member of the Academic Committee organizing the 3rd Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD), held in Athens, Greece, on 2-3 November 2009.