Asteris Huliaras is Professor of comparative politics and international relations in the Department of Political Science and International Relations at the University of the Peloponnese, Greece where he holds a Jean Monnet Chair on EU Relations with Less Developed Countries. His research interests include North-South relations, foreign policy analysis and civil society. 

Professor Huliaras is the author or editor of several books and articles in peer-reviewed journals including African Affairs,  Asia-Europe JournalCambridge Review of International  AffairsCommonwealth and Comparative PoliticsConflict, Security and DevelopmentEuropean Foreign Affairs ReviewGeopolitics, Global Society, Τhe Hague Journal of DiplomacyInternational JournalThe Journal of Celebrity Studies, The Journal of Common Market Studies, The Journal of Contemporary African StudiesThe  Journal  of  Modern  African  Studies, The Journal of North African Studies, The Journal of Southern Europe and the Balkans, The Journal of Southeast Europe and Black Sea StudiesMiddle East PolicyOrbis, The Round TableThe South African Journal of International AffairsSoutheastern EuropeSurvival, Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofrit OrganizationsThe World Today.