Nikolaos Livanos

Events & Communications Coordinator

Nikolaos studied Medieval and Modern Greek Literature at the University of Athens and History at the University of Thessaly, Volos, and has a Ph.D. in the monastic History of Mount Athos also from the University of Thessaly. He is Research Associate of the Institute of Historical Research of the National Hellenic Research Foundation in Athens, Greece, and Events & Communications Coordinator of Project "Science and Orthodoxy around the World" (SOW) funded by the Templeton World Charity Foundation Inc.

He has worked on a number of research projects concerning the archives and libraries of Mount Athos and the monastery of Patmos. His main research interests focus on the study of the history of Mount Athos and Orthodox monasticism from the 10th to the 18th century, the study of sources reflecting the development of collective memory and the formation of sacred space in Byzantine and post- Byzantine Orthodox monasticism, as well as the perceptions of Nature and Science in Orthodox Christianity, particularly after the 14th century.






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Project SOW is organized by the Institute of Historical Research of the National Hellenic Research Foundation.


Project SOW is funded by Templeton World Charity Foundation Inc.

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