Visiting Research Fellow


Dr. Theodosios Kyriakidis
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Chair for Pontic Studies

Contact at RUB:
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Visiting Research Fellow, Winter Term 2018/19

Thedosios Kyriakidis holds a PhD in Modern History from The University of Western Macedonia, Greece. He graduated from the Faculty of Theology at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and attended courses at the Westfaelische-Wilhelms Universität, Münster, participating in the European program Erasmus-Socrates. He also received a diploma in Greek Paleography and a master’s degree in Historical Theology. He is an alumnus of the Genocide and Human Rights University Program, organized by The International Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies and the History Department of the University of Toronto. Moreover, he has conducted post-doctoral research at the La Sapienza University of Rome. He has conducted extensive research in Greece and abroad and has been awarded scholarships from institutions in Italy, U.S and Greece. He is currently a Research Fellow at the Chair for Pontic Studies at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. His publications include Contribution to the Research of the Genocide of the Greek Orthodox Population and Anti-Christian Politics in the Pontus (Apostoliki Diakonia Publications, 2015) and In the Name of Faith and Civilization, Roman-Catholic Missionaries in Nineteenth-century Pontus (Antonis Stamoulis Publications, 2018), both in Greek.

IDG Fellowship
Duration: Winter Term 2018/2019 (Attendence at RUB: November 2018 and February 2019)
Project: The Genocide of the Pontic Greeks: A Comprehensive Introductory Manual

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