Georgios Dimitropoulos | Hamad Bin Khalifa University
Prof. Georgios Dimitropoulos

Georgios Dimitropoulos (PhD)Assistant Professor

College of Law & Public Policy

  • Phone+974-4454-2280
  • Office locationC.03.017, Third Floor, College of Islamic Studies Building


Georgios Dimitropoulos is an Assistant Professor at HBKU Law School. Georgios studied Law at the University of Athens, and holds an LLM from Yale Law School, and a PhD in Global and EU administrative law from the University of Heidelberg. Before joining HBKU Law School he was a Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg and a Hauser Research Scholar at New York University (NYU) School of Law; he completed an internship at the European Commission’s Directorate General Enterprise and Industry, whereas during his PhD studies he worked as a research assistant at the Institute for German and European Administrative Law of the University of Heidelberg.


  • Georgios Dimitropoulos, Behavioural Regulation in International Trade, in NUDGING – POSSIBILITIES, LIMITATIONS, AND APPLICATIONS IN EUROPEAN LAW AND ECONOMICS 263 (KLAUS MATHIS & AVISHALOM TOR eds, Springer, 2016) 
  • Georgios Dimitropoulos, Constructing the Independence of International Investment Arbitrators: Past, Present, and Future, 36 NORTHWESTERN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW & BUSINESS 371 (2016)
  • Georgios Dimitropoulos, Administrative Law 3.0, ICONnect Blog of the International Journal of Constitutional Law, 18 December 2015, available at 
  • Georgios Dimitropoulos, Path Dependencies of Nudging, and How to Overcome Them, VerfBlog, 17 April 2015, available at
  • Georgios Dimitropoulos, Compliance through Collegiality: Peer Review in International Law 37 LOYOLA OF LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL AND COMPARATIVE LAW REVIEW 101 (2015)
  • GEORGIOS DIMITROPOULOS, ZERTIFIZIERUNG UND AKKREDITIERUNG IM INTERNATIONALEN VERWALTUNGSVERBUND: INTERNATIONALE VERBUNDVERWALTUNG UND GESELLSCHAFTLICHE ADMINISTRATION [Certification and Accreditation in International Administrative Law: International Integrated and Societal Administration] (Mohr Siebeck–Series: Jus Internationale et Europaeum–, Tübingen, 2012)
  • Georgios Dimitropoulos, Global Administrative Order: Towards a Typology of Administrative Levels and Functions in the Global Legal Order, 23 EUROPEAN REVIEW OF PUBLIC LAW 433 (2011)



Research Interests

  • Administrative law
  • Behavioral public policy
  • International economic law and international dispute resolution
  • Intersections between administrative and international law
  • Intersections between law, psychology and behavior


Associate Member

Centre for Law, Economics and Society, University College London

  • Senior Research Fellow

    Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law

  • Visiting Senior Research Fellow

    iCourts: The Danish National Research Foundation’s Centre of Excellence for International Courts, Copenhagen

    September 2015
  • Research Assistant

    Yale Law School

  • Co-Founder and Deputy Director

    Global Law & Governance Summer School at the European Public Law Organisation (EPLO)

  • Global Fellow (Hauser Research Scholar)

    New York University (NYU) School of Law

    2011 – 2012
  • Research Assistant

    Institute for German and European Administrative Law, Faculty of Law, University of Heidelberg




Yale Law School, New Haven, CT, USA

  • PhD in Law

    University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

  • LLM

    University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

  • LLB

    University of Athens, Athens, Greece