Dr. Dimitris Skleparis is Lecturer in the Politics of Security at Newcastle University. His research is at the intersection between critical security studies and migration/refugee studies. Dimitris is interested in the ways in which migration is governed, perceived, and experienced amid increasing insecurities. He focuses particularly on the dynamics between security discourse and practice and their human impact. He approaches these issues from an interdisciplinary, and mixed methods standpoint. Dimitris...


Migration processes
Migration consequences (for migrants, sending and receiving countries)
Migration governance


  • Newcastle University

    University, Newcastle, United Kingdom
    Lecturer in the Politics of Security


The Politics of Migrant Resistance amid the Greek Economic Crisis

Authors Dimitris Skleparis
Year 2017
Citations (WoS) 1
1 Journal Article

Refugees, migrants, neither, both: categorical fetishism and the politics of bounding in Europe's "migration crisis'

Authors Heaven Crawley, Dimitris Skleparis
Year 2018
Journal Name Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies
Citations (WoS) 60
2 Journal Article

'A Europe without Walls, without Fences, without Borders': A Desecuritisation of Migration Doomed to Fail

Authors Dimitris Skleparis
Year 2018
Journal Name Political Studies, 2012, 60, 1, 95-114
Citations (WoS) 1
3 Journal Article

Refugee Integration in Mainland Greece: Prospects and Challanges

Authors Dimitris Skleparis
Year 2018
Taxonomy View Taxonomy Associations
4 Policy Brief

Securitization of migration and the far right: the case of Greek security professionals

Authors G Lazaridis, Dimitris Skleparis
Year 2016
Journal Name International Migration, 2013, Vol. 51, No. 5, pp. 1–20
5 Journal Article
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