Born 1968, Athens (Greece). Ph.D. London School of Economics and Political Science 2005 (Supervisor Anthony D. Smith). Research fellow at the Research Centre for Modern History (K.E.N.I.), Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. Member of the management committee in the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) Action CA 15101 “Comparative Analysis of Conspiracy Theories (COMPACT)”. Research focus on prophecy and political radicalism in early modern Europe; Ottoman history; Modern Greek history; nationalism and popular mobilisation; empire and nation-state formation in SE Europe; religious nationalism in 19th and early 20th century Greece and the Balkans. His most recent publication is the article “Prophetic structures of the Ottoman-ruled Orthodox Community in a comparative perspective: some preliminary observations”, in Paschalis M. Kitromilides & Sophia Matthaiou (eds), Greek-Serbian Relations (18th – 19th centuries), Athens: IHR/NHRF (in print).