Στέλιος Περράκης (CV English)

 

STELIOS PERRAKIS

CURRICULUM VITAE

I. Education, academic and other qualifications

  • Law Faculty, National and Capodistrian University of Athens
  • Diploma of the Institut des Hautes Etudes Européennes, Strasbourg
  • Diploma in International and Comparative Human Rights Law, International Institute of Human Rights, Strasbourg
  • Diplomas (I, II circle) of Comparative Law, International Faculty for the Teaching of Comparative Law
  • Certificate, Centre of Studies and Research, Academy of International Law, The Hague
  • Doctoral Studies in International Law, Law Faculty, Strasbourg
  • Dr. in International Law, Law Faculty, Democritus University of Thrace

II. Professional and teaching activities

  • Lecturer, Assistant and Associate Professor in International Law, Law Faculty, Democritus University of Thrace (until 1993)
  • Associate Professor, and after Professor of International and European Institutions, Department of International and European Studies at Panteion University (Athens) since 1994
  • Visiting Professor and Lecturer at the Jean Monnet programme of the University of Macedonia, Department of Economic Studies, Thessaloniki (1992-1996)
  • Lecturer at the Diplomatic Academy of the Hellenic MFA, at the War Schools of the Hellenic Armed Forces and the Police Academy
  • Visiting Professor and Lecturer in various Universities and other Institutions in Europe [Paris I-Law Faculty, Paris II (Panthéon-Assas)-Law Faculty, Université Catholique de Lyon-Faculté de Droit, Institut International des Droits de l’Homme, ΝΑΤΟ Defense College (Roma-Italy), European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC), Summer Courses of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), University of Valencia, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona-Facultat de Dret, Institut Universitaire Européen (Florence), Sapienza Università de Roma-Facoltà di Giurisprudenza (Dipartimento di Teoria dello Stato), European Institute of Public Administration (Maastricht) etc.]
  • Director, Master in International and European Studies, Department of International and European Studies, Panteion University
  • Director, European Centre of Research and Training on Human Rights and Humanitarian Action, Panteion University
  • J. Monnet Chair ad personam “Democracy and Human Rights in the EU”
  • UNESCO Chair “Democracy, human rights and peace”
  • EMA Director for Panteion University of Athens (European Master “Human Rights and Democratisation”), EIUC, Venice
  • Advocate, Member of the Athens Bar (1975-)

III. Activities within international and national institutions

  • Former Secretary General of European Affairs, Hellenic Ministry of Foreign Affairs (February 1996 – May 2000)
  • Greek Representative in the EU Intergovernmental Conference of 1996-1997
  • Delegate of Greece in various international conferences and institutions (1983 - ) in particular in the European Union (Presidencies of Greece during 1983, 1988, 1994), United Nations (General Assembly), Council of Europe, Red Cross International Conferences etc.
  • Member, European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI), Council of Europe, (2003 - )
  • Member, International Humanitarian Fact-finding Commission (2002 - )
  • Member, Commission of Inquiry on Lebanon of the UN Human Rights Council (September-November 2006)
  • Member of the National Commission on Human Rights (2000-2005)
  • Member designated by the Prime Minister at the National Commission on Human Rights (2010-)
  • Chairman of the Hellenic Commission for the Implementation and Dissemination of International Humanitarian Law (2000-2005)
  • President of the Hellenic Society of International Law and International Relations
  • Member of various academic societies and institutions (Société Française de Droit International, International Law Association, International Institute of Humanitarian Law etc.)
  • Agent of the Hellenic Republic, International Court of Justice, case concerning Jurisdictional immunities of the state, Germany/Italy; Greece intervening (2011)

IV. Publications

  • Author of more than 280 publications (books, studies, articles, reports etc.) concerning issues of International Law, International Protection of Human Rights, International Humanitarian Law, European Law and Integration, Hellenic Foreign Policy etc.