Alex is French and Greek, grew up in Brussels and has lived in England almost continuously since 1997. He completed his academic studies at the University of Kent in Economics (BA), International Relations and European Studies (MA), and Politics and Government with some Theology and Religious Studies (PhD).
Before joining Loughborough University in 2010, he worked for the University of Kent and for Canterbury Christ Church University. He has a keen interest in pedagogical innovations, and publishes top essays from his students on Socratic Hive: https://socratichive.wordpress.com/.
His research interests include: religious (especially Christian) anarchism and pacifism; Leo Tolstoy's political thought; anarchist and anarcho-pacifist theory; religion and politics (national and international); political violence and non-violence; and more generally political and ethical theory, international political thought, and political theology.