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Assistant Professor of International Law

Born in Athens, Greece. BA in Law Studies, Faculty of Law, University of Athens. DEA in International Law, DEA in Political Science, Paris 2 University, France. PhD in International Law, Paris 2 University (Subject: "La sécurité de l'aviation civile en droit international public"). Prix de thèse of the French Society of Air and Space Law. Attorney at Law, member of the Athens Bar Association.

1998-2002, Professor of International and Air Law, Military Aviation Academy.

2005-2006, Legal adviser of the Minister of National Defense (Greek Government) in Air Law and International Law matters.

2008-2010, Member of the Greek Air Accident Investigation and Aviation Safety Board.

2009-, Lecturer in International Law, University of Athens (Fields of teaching and research: Public International Law, Air Law, Space Law, Law of the Sea, Telecommunications Law, International Institutions, International Criminal Law, International Investment Law).

2010-2014, Guest Lecturer in International Law, Law of International Institutions, Air Law, Space Law, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law and University of Macedonia, Department of International and European Studies, Greece.

2011-, Member of the Board of Directors of the Hellenic Society of International Law and International Relations.

2014-, Visiting Professor in Air & Space Law, Panteion University, Athens, Greece.

2014-, Visiting Professor in Space Law, Université Nice Sophia Antipolis, Faculté de droit et science politique, France. Point of contact (Greece) for the European Center of Space Law (ECSL). Member of the International Institute of Space Law (IISL).

2016-, Member of the Greek Delegation at the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (UN COPUOS) and its Legal Sub-Committee.

2016-, Member of the Editorial Board of the “Room, The Space Journal”.

e-mail: yokygr[at]law.uoa[dot]gr