Institute for Mediterranean Studies – FORTH
Areas of Special Interest:
Ottoman studies, urban history, Balkan history and GIS
MA in Research, Department of History and Civilization, European University Institute, Florence, Italy
MPhil in Ottoman Studies, Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies, University of Birmingham, UK
BA in History & Archaeology, Faculty of History and Archaeology, School of Philosophy, University of Athens, Greece
Katerina Stathi studied History and Archaeology at the University of Athens, obtained an MPhil in Ottoman Studies from the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom and researched Ottoman Athens (18th – early 19th century) at a PhD level at the European University Institute in Florence. She has worked in history studies and historical cartography research projects at the National Hellenic Research Foundation in Athens and the Institute for Mediterranean Studies in Crete. She has also worked as a scientific secretary for the ERC project Open Jerusalem at the Université Paris-Est Marne-La-Vallée in Paris. A regular researcher for projects on Ottoman Athens and travelling literature at the Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation in Piraeus, Katerina Stathi’s research interests include Ottoman studies, urban history, Balkan history and GIS.
Katerina Stathi is currently the project coordinator of the ERC RICONTRANS project, with tasks that include the organization of scientific, training and publicity actions.