George Prevelakis is Professor emeritus at the Sorbonne (Paris 1). He specializes in European, Balkan and Eastern Mediterranean Geopolitics, in Diasporas and in Physical Planning.
After leaving Greece in 1984, he has occupied teaching and research positions in Paris, Baltimore, Boston and London. During the academic years 2003-2005 he served as the Constantine Karamanlis Chair in Hellenic and Southeastern European Studies at the Fletcher School and during the period 2013-2015 as the Greek Ambassador at the OECD. He co-directs the academic journal Anatoli (Paris, CNRS Editions). His book Who are we ? Geopolitics of the Greek identity was published in Greek in 2016 and in English translation in 2017 by Economia Publishing. In September 2017, a French abridged version with an additional chapter on the Greek crisis was published in Paris: Qui sont les Grecs? Une identité en crise, CNRS Editions.