Georgia Lagoumitzi


BA, Sociology, Deree College – The American College of Greece; BA, Sociology, Panteion University; MPhil, Sociology, Oxford University (St. Antony’s College)

Ms. Georgia Lagoumitzi has been a member of the Department of Sociology since 1988. She has taught various courses in the area of sociology. Her current teaching interests involve such courses as Sociology of Globalization, Collective Behavior and Social Movements, Modern Greek Society and Culture, and supervises the Senior Year Theses. Her research interests include modern Greek diasporas with an emphasis on Pontic Greeks, collective memory and trauma, and Mannheim’s theory of generations. She has various publications in those fields, her more recent one being “Narratives of trauma across generations of Pontic Greeks and their impact on national identity” (Transnational Press, 2020).

She has served in various College committees and as advisor to the Sociology Society.