Dr George N. Tzogopoulos is ELIAMEP Research Fellow as an expert in media, international relations and Chinese affairs. He is also the Director of EU-China Programmes at the Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE) and Lecturer in International Relations at the Department of Law of the Democritus University of Thrace. Furthermore, George has joined the Begin Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA) as a Research Associate, where he is, inter alia, organising its online debates on several international themes. He is also the Co-convener of the recently established Israel-Hellenic Forum under the umbrella of B’nai B’rith International.

In the summer of 2017 George was selected as ‘young leader’ by China’s Diplomatic Academy and in the spring of 2019 he was an International Visitor Leadership Programme (IVLP) Fellow of the US Department of State. He is the author of three books: US Foreign Policy in the European Media: Framing the Rise and Fall of Neoconservatism (IB TAURIS), The Greek Crisis in the Media: Stereotyping in the International Press (Ashgate) and Undertanding China (Sideris, forthcoming, in Greek). He is a regular columnist in Global Times, china.org.cn, Jerusalem Post and TA NEA. His work appears in numerous international media.