Filippos Proedrou
20142024

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Dr Filippos Proedrou is Research Fellow in Social Policy and International Affairs in the University of South Wales.

His research interests are energy and climate policy, Black Sea and Eastern Mediterranean geopolitics, and EU politics.

Dr Filippos' Proedrou's book Energy Policy and Security under Climate Change has been listed among the 20 best books of all time in the Energy Policy (9th) and Renewable Energy (20th) categories by Book Authority.

Filippos has been an Academic Fellow with the National Assembly for Wales, advising the Committee on Climate Change Environment and Rural Affairs on how Wales can bridge its climate policy gap (see https://seneddresearch.blog/2019/07/31/new-publication-addressing-the-climate-policy-gap-in-wales and https://theconversation.com/how-small-states-can-cut-their-carbon-emissions-to-net-zero-wales-has-already-started-126049)

Previously, he worked as Research Associate in Energy Law and Policy for Queen Mary University and for the Institute of International Relations in Prague. He was also Visiting Lecturer in the International Hellenic University in Thessaloniki and in VUZF University in Sofia, as well as Adjunct Lecturer in the American College of Thessaloniki and the International Faculty of the University of Sheffield, Thessaloniki.

Since 2019, Filippos has been a Higher Academy Fellow.

Research interests

Energy (Oil, gas and renewables) geopolitics
Black Sea and Eastern Mediterranean geopolitics
EU-Russia relations
Energy and climate policy
Energy transitions
Climate security

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Education/Academic qualification

PhD Poilitics and International Relations

MA in International Relations

BA in Journalism and Mass Media

External positions

Research Associate in Energy Law and Policy, Queen Mary University London

Nov 2016Apr 2017

Associate Research Fellow in Politics and International Relations, Institute of International Relations (IIR), Prague

May 2015Apr 2017

Visiting Lecturer in Politics and International Relations, International Hellenic University

Feb 2014Feb 2017

Teaching Fellow in Politics and International Relations, American College of Thessaloniki

Sept 2012Sept 2015

Visiting Lecturer in Politics and International Relations, VUZF University

Sept 2011Sept 2013

Research Track Leader in Politics and International Relations, South East European Research Centre (SEERC), Thessaloniki

Feb 2010Sept 2010

Teaching Fellow in Politics and International Relations, DEI College Thessaloniki

Oct 2009Sept 2015

Visiting Lecturer in Politics and International Relations, University of Western Macedonia

Sept 2009Feb 2010

Teaching Fellow in Politics and International Relations, International Faculty of the University of Sheffield, Thessaloniki

Feb 2008Sept 2013

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