Professor in Urban sociology, social inequalities and exclusions
University of Crete
Department of Sociology
741 00 Rethymno, Greece
e-mail:arapov at uoc.gr
Office hours: to be announce with the beginning of the teaching classes
BSc Economics (Athens), MSc Urban & Regional Development (Athens), MSc Social Policy (LSE), PhD Geography and Environment (LSE).
Undergraduate and postgraduate courses on urban sociology, urban development and social policy at the National Technical University of Athens, University of the Aegean, University of Thessaly. Since 2003 tutor at the Greek Open University. First appointment at the department of sociology university of Crete in 2007, tenured 2017.
Urban inequalities, poverty, deprivation and social exclusion, urban, social, and housing policies in comparative perspective, migration, segregation, citizenship and forms of belonging
Research Fellow: Hellenic Observatory- European Insitute LSE (UK), OpenSpace Research Centre (Open University UK) Greek National Centre for Social Research, Institute of Urban and Rural Sociology, Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (Athens), Immigration Policy Institute (Athens), Panteion University (Athens).
European Urban and Regional Studies (Editorial board 2013-2018, international advisory committee 2008-2012, 2018-2021). Sage Open (2013-2016). Athens Social Atlas 2015-… Editorial board.
National Council for Research and Innovation, member of the Social Sciences Sectorial Scientific Committee (2018-2020), EU HORIZON 2020 SC6 Programme Committee (National Representative 2017-2018), European Science Foundation- College of Experts (2016-2021). University of Crete Committee for the advancement of the Social Scienses and Humanities (appointment 2021), Representative (focal point) of the University of Crete in the Network of Greek University for sustainability (appointment 2021), Administrative board of the University of Crete Centre for Research and Studies (elected 2016)
2021, (with Karadimitriou & Maloutas) Multiple Deprivation and Urban Development in Athens, Greece: Spatial Trends and the Role of Access to Housing. Land, 10(3), 290.
2019, (with Maloutas) Segregation- Desegregation, in Orun A (Ed). Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Urban and Regional Studies, Wiley Blackwell
2018 (with Maloutas) Residential Segregation, in Ritzer G. (Ed). Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology, Wiley Blackwell
2017 (with Gounis) Contested Landscapes of Poverty and Homelessness in Southern Europe: Reflections from Athens, London: Palgrave Macmillan
2012 Diversity, Inequality and Urban Change, Επιμέλεια αφιερώματος στο περιοδικό European Urban and Regional Studies 19(3)223
2012 Social polarisation and desegregation in Athens (με συνεργάτες) στο Maloutas T Fujita K (Eds) Residential segregation around the world: Why context Matters, Farham: Ashgate
2009 (with Sayas), ‘New facets of urban segregation in southern Europe: gender, migration and social class change in Athens’, European Urban and Regional Studies, 16(4): 345-362
2006 Immigration, segregation and urban development in Athens: The relevance of the L.A. debate for Southern European Metropolises The Greek Review of Social Research, special issue international edition, 121C: 11-39
2004 The governance of homelessness in the European South: spatial and institutional contexts of philanthropy in Athens. Urban Studies, 41(3): 621-64