Kostas Ifantis Professor of International Relations, Panteion University of Athens

Kostas Ifantis is a Professor of International Relations and the Director of the Institute of International Relations at  Panteion University of Athens. He has held teaching and visiting research posts at Portsmouth University, Harvard University, the LSE, the University of Seoul, and Kadir Has University in Istanbul. Currently, he serves as the Scientific Director of the Center for Foreign Policy Planning of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs. His most recent publication is “Arms Racing, Military Build-Ups and Dispute Intensity: Evidence from the Greek-Turkish Rivalry, 1985-2020”, Defence and Peace Economics, 2022.