Filippa Chatzistavrou is Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration and a senior researcher of the Institute of European Integration and Policy of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She is researcher at ELIAMEP.

After studying at the Law School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, she completed her postgraduate studies and her Ph.D. in political science at the University of Sorbonne (Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne) in 2003. She has previously taught at Paris VII Denis-Diderot University and at the Strasbourg Institute of Political Science, among others. She has been a member of the European Political Sociology Research Center GSPE – CNRS (University of Strasbourg) and a member of the Center for Comparative Analysis of Political Systems of the University of Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne.

Currently she is coordinator and lead researcher, on behalf of ELIAMEP, in the project ‘Towards a Citizens’ Union (Erasmus +, Jean Monnet Actions 2017) and member of ELIAMEP’s research team in the framework of the European program ‘Differentiation, Dominance and Democracy’ ( EU3D Horizon 2020 Program, 2019-2023). Her research interests and publications concern the theory and institutional policies of European governance, European economic governance, interest groups in the European and international policy and European political sociology.