Georgios Samaras
King’s College London



I.  I am a Lecturer in Public Policy at the International School for Government, King’s College London. In September 2022, I also joined Fordham University as Adjunct Professor of International Communication.

II. My research interests lie in European Politics and in particular the rise of far-right extremism and online mobilisation.

III. I completed my PhD at King’s College London where I explored the rise of far-right extremism in Greece during the fiscal crisis 2012 to 2019.

IV. On the side I am a fellow of the reasearch group Team Populism.

V. I have previously taught International Politics at UCL, European Politics at London School of Economics, and Authoritarianism at King’s College London.

VI. I often write opinion pieces for Greek newspapers Kathimerini and EFSYN.

VII. In my spare time I record and perform music as Plastic Flowers. I have been coding strange algorithms on MAX/MSP too.