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Max Weber Fellow 2019-2020 (Hellenic Grant)

Email: [email protected]
Tel: (+39)-055-4685-691 (ext: 2691)
Office: VPA 206

European University Institute
Max Weber Programme
Via dei Roccettini, 9
50014 San Domenico di Fiesole

Departmental affiliation: History and Civilisation
Mentor: Pieter Judson
Thematic Group: N/A


Nikolaos Mavropoulos has studied Balkan studies (BA) and European History (MA) in Greece. In 2014 he was awarded with Sapienza University’s PhD fellowship for Foreign Nationals educated abroad.

As a PhD candidate he carried out his research project, entitled ‘The Japanese expansionism in Asia and the Italian expansion in Africa: A comparative study of the early Italian and the early Japanese colonialism (1868-1901)’.

In September 2019 he received his doctoral degree from Sapienza University of Rome, Department of History, Culture, Religion (Dipartimento di Storia Culture Religioni).

His research interests revolve around Imperial antagonisms, colonialism and Japanese contemporary and modern history. He is currently investigating the Greek minorities in Africa in the 19th century.

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