Alexandra Athanasopoulou Köpping

Alexandra Athanasopoulou Köpping
  • Lecturer
  • 2009

    B.A. Political Science, Université Libre de Bruxelles


    M.A. Politcal Science, Université Libre de Bruxelles


    M.A. European Studies, Maastricht University


    Research Assistant Helmholtz Institute Leipzig

    2012 - now      

    PhD Student, Leipzig University

    Recent Main Publications


    Athanasopoulou, Alexandra, “The Parliamentary Delegation as a Reflection of the European Parliament’s Geographies“, ESSHC, Vienna, 2014

    Athanasopoulou Köpping, Alexandra, “Reminiscence of an Empire in the European Parliament: an investigation into the EP’s development committee 1979-1999”, From Empire to Empire? European integration in a global context, Berlin, 2016.

    Haase, Annegret, Athanasopoulou, Alexandra & Rink Dieter, Urban Shrinkage as an emerging concern for European policy making, European Urban and regional Studies, 2013.


    Main Research Fields and List of Current Projects


    European integration, European foreign policy, parliamentary diplomacy, global studies, and history of European integration. 

    Current research project, funded by the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung:

    "The European Parliament’s frames on foreign policy 1979-2009"