Panos Kontogiannis holds a B.Sc. in Sociology from Panteion University in Athens, and a M.Sc. in Political Behavior and Communication from Leiden University (NL). He has previously worked for the Embassy of the Hellenic Republic in the Netherlands, and as the Network and Communications Officer for the United Network of Young Peacebuilders NGO in the Hague. He has also acted as a Sociologist for the Hellenic Army, as a Researcher at the Institute of International Relations in Athens and as a distant freelance content writer for GreekReporter.com News Organization (Los Angeles, U.S.A). His previous publications have been hosted on the online portal of Leiden University, the online portal of the Youth in Action Programme, at journals and conferences of the Hellenic Army and the Bamberg University journal (DE).