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Dr. iur. Matilda Chatzipanagiotou, LL.M (Ptychion, School of Law, University of Athens; LL.M., School of Law, New York University; Ph.D. (summa cum laude), Faculty of Law, Humboldt University in Berlin) is a constitutional and human rights lawyer and researcher with extensive experience in interdisciplinary projects. Joined The American College of Greece in 2013, currently serves as Dean of Students at Deree-ACG, and, since 2014, as part-time faculty member in the School of Business. Research fellow and Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft scholar in the Graduiertenkolleg “Multilevel Constitutionalism: European Experiences and Global Perspectives” at Humboldt University in Berlin from 2009 to 2012. She  research and thesis on transdisciplinary approaches to the practice of the law of human dignity in constitutional jurisprudence.  She received her LL.M. in 2009 from NYU on Fulbright, with an additional Mitsotakis grant, and Alexander S. Onassis scholarships, and was the LL.M. Convocation Speaker (Madison Square Garden, May 2009), representing the Graduate NYU Law School Class. She graduated from Athens Law School (Papadakis Bequest scholar) in 2008.

Mr Iason Zarikos is a historian, his subject area being the History of Ideologies. He is, currently, writing his PhD thesis on Modern Greek History and Greek Liberalism in Panteion University of Athens.

He completed his post graduate studies at King’s College, London being awarded a scholarship from Papadakis Foundation. He works as a Research Associate in the EU Project Countering Islamophobia. Through the Development of Best Practice in the use of Counter Narratives in EU. Moreover, he is currently, research associate in the Museum of the City of Athens.