Faculty

Email Address

Spyridon.kotsovilis@utoronto.ca

Education

  • Ph.D., McGill University
  • M.A., McGill University
  • MESc, University of Toronto

Spyridon Kotsovilis

Sessional Lecturer

Biography

Spyridon Kotsovilis obtained his Ph.D. in Political Science from McGill (Neporany fellowship), and trained in Complex Systems at the Santa Fe Institute, New Mexico. His research interests include democratization and mobilization dynamics, Greek politics, nationalism and ethnic conflict in Southeastern Europe, and quantitative/research methods. He is currently completing a book manuscript on contentious political action, and has published and disseminated his work in major conferences and invited talks. He has previously taught at McGill, University of Toronto Scarborough and Mississauga, was an advisor on Greek diplomacy, and has worked with Medecins Sans Frontieres (elected member of the MSF Canada Association).