Professor Christos Kassimeris is coordinator of the MPA Public Administration at European University Cyprus. He is the author of European Football in Black and White: Tackling Racism in Football (Rowman & Littlefield, 2007), Greece and the American Embrace: Greek Foreign Policy Towards Turkey, the US and the Western Alliance (I.B. Tauris Academic Studies, 2009) and Football Comes Home: Symbolic Identities in European Football (Rowman & Littlefield 2010), editor of Anti-racism in European Football: Fair Play for All (Rowman & Littlefield, 2009), The Marketing of War in the Age of Neo-Militarism (Routledge, 2011) and The Politics of Education: Challenging Multiculturalism (Routledge, 2011), and co-editor of Exploring the cultural, ideological and economic legacies of Euro 2012 (Routledge, 2014). He has several publications in political science journals and book chapters in edited collections. He is also Visiting Research Fellow at the University of De Montfort, Honorary Member of the International Board of Scholars of the International Football Institute, and Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Political Science and International Studies of the University of Warsaw.