Dr. Eleni I. Kapsokoli


Eleni Kapsokoli is post-doctoral candidate at the Department of International and European Studies of the University of Piraeus, Greece. In 2022 she received her Ph.D on the topic of ‘The Transformative Effect of Cyberspace on Terrorism: The Case of Islamic Terrorism’, from the same university. She also holds a master’s degree in International Relations and Strategic Studies from the Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Greece. Her main research interests include International relations, International Security, Strategy, Terrorism, Cyberspace, US and European governance and Digital Democracy. She has published widely on the topics of cyberterrorism and cybersecurity in both Greek and English. Eleni Kapsokoli is also a Ph.D. Alumni from the European Doctoral School on Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP), a research fellow at the ‘Laboratory of Intelligence and Cyber-security’ at the Department of International and European Studies of the University of Piraeus and a researcher at the Institute for National and International Security (INIS) of Serbia. In terms of teaching experience, she is a lecturer at the Police Academy on the subjects of cyberterrorism and cybersecurity. Dr. Kapsokoli is teaching the course ‘Introduction to American Politics’ at the Department of History, International Relations & Political Science at Webster University, Athens Campus and the course ‘Human and Legal Aspects of Cybersecurity’, at MSc Cybersecurity provided jointly by the Mediterranean College and the University of Derby.