Name:
Chorianopoulos Ioannis
Title:
Associate Professor
Scientific Field:
Phone:
22510 36462
Office:
Geography Building - ground floor
Email:ichorian@geo.aegean.gr
Website:
Studies:
  • 1994-2000: Ph.D. in Geography, Department of Geography and the Environment, London School of Economics.
Research Interests:
  • Urban restructuring and governance
  • Spatial disparities in the EU
  • Urban sprawl
  • Social exclusion and participatory governance
  • Minority spaces and residential segregation
Research Projects:
  • 2015-2018: Collaborative Governance under Austerity: An eight-case Comparative Study. - Urban Studies
  • 2010-2017: Global Suburbanisms: Governance, Land and Infrastructure in the 21st Century (European Research Cluster) - Research Associate.
  • 2011-2012: Urban Governance Capacity Building: U.S. Experience and Greek Challenges   - Research Coordinator.
  • 2009-2010: Sha.ke - Sharing Urban knowledge (Ref: 3189 - Priority Operation 2.1: Attractive and Cohesive Cities – Exchange and Learning) - Research Coordinator.
  • 2005-2006: The European URBAN Experience – Seen from the Academic Perspective   (Theme: Urban Regeneration) - Research Associate.
Teaching Experience:
  • 2003- Present: Assistant Professor in ‘Social Geography’, Department of Geography, University of the Aegean. UG Courses: Geography of the EU; Social Geography; Globalisation and Uneven Development. PG Courses: Urban Development and Policies.
  • 2003-2004 : Lecturer in the course ‘Environmental Planning’, Department of the Environment, University of the Aegean. Lent term (fixed term contract).
  • 2001-2002 : Occasional Lecturer on ‘European Urbanisation’, LSE, Department of Geography. Course: ‘Contemporary Europe’ (GY 103), Lent Term.
  • 2001-2002 : Seminar teacher in the MSc course ‘Planning and Regeneration’(SA 436; SA 441). Department of Social Policy, LSE.
  • 1998-2002 : Seminar teacher in the course ‘Contemporary Europe’ (GY 103), focusing on European Urbanisation; EU Regional Policy; EU Social Policy; Socio-economic Transformation in CEECs. LSE , Department of Geography.
Publications:

Books

  1. Terkenli, T. Iosifidis, T. and Chorianopoulos, I (2007) Human Geography: Space, People, Society. Athens: Kritiki.

    Chapters in Books (peer reviewed)

    1. Chorianopoulos, I. Karvounis, A. Ballas, D. Phelps, N (2017), The changing face of Athens: Development pressures in the Maroussi and Kifissia suburbs. In, Phelps, N (Ed.), Old Europe, New Suburbanisation? Governance, Land and Infrastructure in European Suburbanization. University of Toronto Press (pp. 110-132).

    2. Chorianopoulos, I. (2013) Integrated Urban Interventions in Greece: Local Relational Realities Unsettled. In J. Seixas and A. Albet (Eds.) Urban Governance in Southern Europe (pp. 169-188). Aldershot: Ashgate.

    3. Chorianopoulos, I. (2012) Public Space and “Otherness”: The Geographies of Patras. In, P. Kouros and E. Karamba (Eds.) Archine Public. Performing Archives in Public Art: Topical Interpositions (pp.259-265). Patra: Department of Architecture, University of Patras.

    4. Terkenli, T. Iosifidis, T. and Chorianopoulos, I (2007) Human Geography: Basic Concepts and Theoretical Trends. In, T. Terkenli, T. Iosifidis, and I. Chorianopoulos, (Eds.) Human Geography: Space, People, Society (pp. 19-39). Athens: Kritiki.

    5. Chorianopoulos, I. (2007) Urban Social Geography. In, T. Terkenli, T. Iosifidis, and I. Chorianopoulos, (Eds.) Human Geography: Space, People, Society (pp.154-177). Athens: Kritiki.

    6. Chorianopoulos, I. (2006) Qualitative Research Using Semi-Structured Interviews and the Field Entry Question: The Case of Urban Policy in the EU. In T. Iosifidis and M. Spyridakis (Eds.) Qualitative Social Research: Approaches and Data Analysis (pp. 157-176). Athens: Kritiki.

      Book Editing - Work

      1. Knox, P. and Pinch, S. (2009) Urban Social Geography. Athens, Savalas. Chapter 5: Spatial and institutional frameworks: Citizens, the state and civil society (pp.173-223).

      2. Knox, P. and Pinch, S. (2009) Urban Social Geography. Athens, Savalas. Chapter 7: The social dimensions of modern urbanism (pp.275-303).

      Book Reviews

      1. (2013) Hou, Jeffrey (2010) Insurgent Public Space: Guerrilla Urbanism and the Remaking of Contemporary Cities. London, Routledge. Enironment and Planning D: Society and Space. http://societyandspace.com/reviews/reviews-archive/hou/

      2. (2008) : Sakwa, R. and Stevens, A. (2006) Contemporary Europe. Basingstoke, Palgrave Macmillan. Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 26(1): 279-80.

      3. (2004) : Rodriguez-Pose. A (2002) The European Union: Economy, Society and Polity. Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 22(1): 157-8.

      4. (2002) : Miller, W.L. Dickson, M. and Stoker, G. (2000) Models of Local Governance: Public Opinion and Political Theory in Britain. Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 20(1): 151-2.

      5. (2001) : Landry, C. (2000) The Creative City: A Toolkit for Urban Innovators. Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, 28(3): 477-8.

          Journal Publications (peer reviewed)

          1. Chorianopoulos, I. and Tselepi, N. (2017) Austerity urbanism: Rescaling and collaborative governance policies in Athens. European Urban and Regional Studies, DOI: 10.1177/0969776417733309

          2. Pagonis, A. and Chorianopoulos, I. (2015) Spatial planning and governance: Path dependent trajectories of rescaling in Metropolitan Athens. Geographies, 25: 77-91.

          3. Chorianopoulos, I. (2015) Convocar a la problación civil para que participe en la gobernanza local: Las prioridades de la UE y los retos participativos enfrentados por Grecia. Abaco: Revista de Cultura Y Ciencias Sociales, 1/2 (83/84): 57-69.

          4. Chorianopoulos, I. Tsilimigkas, G. Koukoulas, S. and Balatsos, T. (2014) The shift to competitiveness and a new phase of sprawl in the Mediterranean city: Enterprises guiding growth in Messoghia - Athens. Cities, 39: 133-143.

          5. Chorianopoulos, I. Tsetsiou I, and Petracou, E. (2014) Revisiting the EU’s Social Exclusion Discourse: Residential Segregation, Greek Roma and the Participatory Governance Lock in. Geoforum, 55: 100-109.

          6. Chorianopoulos, I. (2013) Social exclusion and collaborative governance networks: The Muslim minority dilemma between participation and coercion. The Greek Review of Social Research, 139(A): 25-56.

          7. Chorianopoulos, I. (2012) State spatial restructuring in Greece: Forced rescaling, unresponsive localities. European Urban and Regional Studies, 19(4): 331-348.

          8. Chorianopoulos, I. Pagonis, T. Koukoulas, S. Drymoniti, S. (2010) Planning, competitiveness and sprawl in the Mediterranean city: The case of Athens. Cities, 27(4): 249-259.

          9. Chorianopoulos, I. (2010) Uneven development and neo-corporatism in the Greek urban realm. Análise Social, XLV (197): 739-756.

          10. Chorianopoulos, I. (2009) Tackling social exclusion in Greece: Citizenship and participatory governance. Environment and Planning C, 27: 527-545.

          11. Chorianopoulos, I. (2008) Institutional responses to EU challenges: attempting to articulate a local regulatory scale in Greece, International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 32(2): 324-343.

          12. Chorianopoulos, I. (2006) Urban governance and competition: Greek cities in European urban policy initiatives. Geographies, 11: 19-33.

          13. Chorianopoulos, I. και Iosifidis, T. (2006) The neoliberal framework of EU urban policy in action: Supporting competitiveness and reaping disparities. Local Economy, 21(4): 409-422.

          14. Chorianopoulos, I. (2003) North-south local authority and governance differences in the EU networks. European Planning Studies, 11(6): 671-695.

          15. Chorianopoulos, I. (2002) I programmi RECITE dell’UE: Competitivitu e politiche di coesione nelle differenti realtu locali Europee. Foedus 4: 71-94 (In Italian).

          16. Chorianopoulos, I. (2002) Urban restructuring and governance: North-south differences in Europe and the EU URBAN initiative. Urban Studies 39(4): 705-726.

          17. Chorianopoulos, I. (2002) Commenting on the effectiveness and future challenges of the EU local authority networks. Regional Studies 36(8): 933-939.

          Conference Publications

          1. 20/04/2017: Chorianopoulos, I. Tselepi, N. ‘Austerity governance and the changing matrices of urban politics in Athens-Greece’. 47th Annual Conference of the Urban Affairs Association. Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. https://2017uaa.sched.com/event/8xEF/th105009-governing-urban-crises-and-austerity-lessons-from-a-cross-national-study

          2. 08/09/2017: Chorianopoulos, I. Tselepi, N. ‘Austerity and rescaling: The entrepreneurial shift of Athenian urban governance’. 11th ECPR General Conference University of Oslo, 6 – 9 September 2017

          3. 16-09-2016: Chorianopoulos, I. Tselepi, N. & Davies, J. ‘Austerity urbanism: Rescaling and collaborative governance policies in Athens’. 10th European Urban & Regional studies conference: “Europe, Crisis and Uneven Development”. Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania, Crete (14-16 September, 2016). http://eurs2016.maich.gr/

          4. 22-10-2014: Chorianopoulos, I. And Pagonis, A . ‘Rescaling and spatial planning: Governance challenges in the metropolitan planning of Athens’. 10th International Conference of the Greek Geographical Society, 22-24 October 2014, Thessaloniki, Greece. (pp. 1051-1062). http://geolib.geo.auth.gr/public/journals/6/10PGC.pdf

          5. 30-08-2013: Chorianopoulos, I. Karvounis, A. Ballas D. and Phelps, N. ‘Suburbanization in Greece: The informal transformation of Maroussi into the economic hub of Athens’, 53rd ERSA Congress Regional Integration: Europe, the Mediterranean and the World Economy 27-31 August 2013, Palermo, Italy. http://www.ersa.org/53rd-ersa-congress/

          6. 29-10-2012 : Tsilimigkas, G. Chorianopoulos, I. Kouloulas, S. and Balatsos, A. ‘Spatial Planning and Territorial Competition: Exploring the Locational Traits of New Business Formation in Messoghia-Attika’. Proceedings of the 3nd Hellenic Conference on Urban Planning and Regional Policy. Volume 1: 487-492. Volos, University of Thessaly.

          7. 02-06-2011 : Chorianopoulos, I. ‘The Role Of Geography In Exploring The Spatial Transformation Of State Power In Greece’. Paper presented at the International Conference of the European Association of Geographers (EUROGEO), ‘Your World - European perspectives’. Athens, Greece. http://www.eurogeography.eu/conference/athens-2011/0/thurs/th1c-Chorianopoulos-EuroGeo.pdf

          8. 26-09-2009 : Pagonis, T. Chorianopoulos, I. Koukoulas, S. ‘Competitiveness and Urban Sprawl: Discrepant urban policy goals in Post-Olympic Athens. Proceedings of the 2nd Hellenic Conference on Urban Planning and Regional Policy. Volume 2: 817-826. Volos, University of Thessaly.

          9. 20-09-2008 : Pagonis, T. Chorianopoulos, I. Koukoulas, S. Drymoniti, S. ‘Urban Competitiveness and Sprawl as Conflicting Planning Priorities: the Olympic legacy of Athens’. 44th ISOCARP Congress, Dalian, China http://www.isocarp.net . CD ISBN 978-7-900709-41-7.

          10. 06-10-2007 : Local Regulatory Frameworks: Social Networks and European Governance Challenges. 8th Conference of the Greek Geographical Society. Athens.

          11. 07-04-2006 : The case of Heraklion URBAN in Greece: regulatory responses to EU challenges. Workshop of the URBACT Programme: The URBAN Experience. Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin. <http://urbact.eu/projects/the-urban-experience/workshop.html>

          12. 09-09-2005 : Tackling Social Exclusion in Urban Areas: A Break with the Past. Third E.C.P.R. Conference, Budapest. http://www.essex.ac.uk/ecpr/events/generalconference/budapest/section_list.aspx

          13. 28-09-2004 : ‘Community Initiative URBAN: The Greek Experience’, DG Regio ‘OPEN DAYS’ Workshop Programme - Managing Regional Development’. Brussels. http://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/opendays/od2004/programm_20_9_04.pdf

          14. 15-10-2004 : ‘Urban Governance and Competition: Greek Cities in European Development Programmes’. Paper presented at the 7th Conference of the Greek Geographical Society, Lesvos, Greece. ISBN: 960-7475-29-1

          15. 27-11-2000 : ‘North-South Differences in Europe and the EU URBAN Initiative’. Paper presented at the annual conference of the Council of the European Municipalities and Regions (CEMR) ‘International Exchange of Experience of European Officers’, Stuttgart.

          16. 14-09-2000 : ‘Urban Restructuring and Governance’. Paper presented at the International Conference ‘EU Regional Policy – Progress Problems and Prospects’, organised by the Regional Studies Association in Aix-en-Provence, France. http://www.regional-studies-assoc.ac.uk/events/140900.asp

          17. https://ecpr.eu/Events/PaperDetails.aspx?PaperID=35294&EventID=96

                    Other Publications

                    1. Chorianopoulos, I. and Τselepi, N. (2016) Working Paper 2: Austerity and rescaling: The emergence of collaborative governance structures in Athens. Research report for the ESRC project Collaborative Governance under Austerity: An eight-case Comparative Study (Ref: ES/L012898/1).

                    2. Chorianopoulos, I. and Τselepi, N. (2016) Governing Austerity in Athens. Research paper for the ESRC project “Collaborative Governance under Austerity: An eight-case Comparative Study. http://www.urbantransformations.ox.ac.uk/blog/2016/governing-austerity-in-athens/

                    3. Pagonis, T. & Chorianopoulos, I. (2015) The logic and practice of tiered administration: Metropolitan governance. In, Athens Social Atlas (http://www.athenssocialatlas.gr/).

                    4. Chorianopoulos, I. (2010) Social exclusion and minorities: Institutional and symbolic obstacles. Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) http://blogs.eliamep.gr/chorianopoulos/kinonikos-apoklismos-ke-mionotites-thesmika-ke-simvolika-empodia/

                    5. Chorianopoulos, I. (2002) Urban Governance and Territorial Competition in Europe: An Analysis of the North-South Diversity in the EU urban Policy Networks. Topos 18-19: 251-258.

                    6. Chorianopoulos, I. (2001) Ungleiche Bedingungen und Chancen Für Städte. Europa Kommunal 1: 7-11. Journal of the Council of European Municipalities and Regions.

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