Apostolos Andrikopoulos

Postdoctoral research fellow, University of Amsterdam

Apostolos Andrikopoulos is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Amsterdam. His research focuses on issues of kinship and marriage, migration and citizenship, and gender and sexuality. He has done ethnographic fieldwork in Europe (Netherlands, Greece) and Africa (Ghana, Kenya). Apostolos holds a BA in Balkan, Slavic and Oriental Studies from the University of Macedonia and an MA in Migration and Ethnic Studies from the University of Amsterdam. His dissertation, "Argonauts of West Africa: Migration, Citizenship and Kinship Dynamics in a Changing Europe", received the 2018 IMISCOE Maria Baganha Distinguished Dissertation Award. He has been a visiting fellow at the University of Nairobi, the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), and the University of Neuchâtel.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer, Social and Behavioural Science , University of Amsterdam