Lecturer in International Affairs and Political Science
Ph.D., 2010, Political Science
University of Florida
Monday 2 - 4 p.m., and Wednesday 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.; and by appointment
210D Renaissance Park
360 Huntington Avenue,
Boston, MA 02115
Resume / CV
Ioannis Livanis received his PhD in political science from the University of Florida (2010). He writes and teaches about intergovernmental relations and governance, with a particular focus on compliance with agreements at the local (intra-organizational) and systemic (international) levels. His work incorporates elements from U.S. regulatory federalism, public policy and administration, bureaucratic politics, international relations, comparative politics, and economics, in studying the effects of the European Union on its members and regional partners, as it pertains to policy compliance in general, and environmental policy in particular.
Awards and Honors
- Gerondelis Foundation Scholarship – for academic and research excellence (October 2008).
- Certificate of Achievement for Outstanding Academic Accomplishments from the University of Florida International Center (March 2004).
- Hellenic Republic, State Scholarships Foundation (IKY)
- Livanis I. and Hedge, D.M., “Conforming or Muddling-Through: An interest-based explanation of domestic political influences on compliance with European Union environmental legislation.”
- Livanis I., “The International Relations of Compliance with EU Environmental Legislation.”
- Livanis I. “Administrative Shirking and the Greek Debt Crisis,”
- American Political Science Association
- American Society for Public Administration