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Nikos Skoutaris, Dr

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United Kingdom

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Dr Nikos Skoutaris is a regular media commentator, working with print and broadcast media at home and overseas. He has been interviewed widely on the Greek and the Cypriot crisis and on the Cyprus conflict. Recent coverage has included BBC radio and Reuters.

Language Skills

  • French (Basic)
  • Italian (Basic)
  • Spanish (Basic)
  • Greek (mother tongue)


Nikos Skoutaris is a Lecturer of EU Law in the Law School of the University of East Anglia, Norwich. He obtained his LLB from the University of Aberdeen, his LLM from Maastricht University and his PhD from the European University Institute. His doctoral thesis was published as a monograph with a leading publisher (The Cyprus Issue: the four freedoms in a (member-) state of siege) (Hart Publishing 2011). For three years he was a member of the ERC-funded European and National Constitutional Law project (EuNaCon).The main output of his research within EuNaCon will consist of his second monograph (Territorial Pluralism in Europe: Territorial Pluralism in Europe: Vertical separation of powers in the EU and its Member States (Oxford, Hart Publishing, forthcoming in 2016). His current research focuses on the constitutional accommodation of ethno-territorial conflicts in Europe.