Dr. Katerina Antoniou
Katerina is a lecturer at the University of Central Lancashire Cyprus and a course leader for the BA (Hons) in Hospitality and Tourism Management. She specialises in peacebuilding and conflict resolution research. She holds a PhD on international peacebuilding from the University of Central Lancashire, particularly examining group membership and interaction among peacebuilding professionals in Cyprus. Additional research interests include securitization, social identity, intergroup contact, and dark tourism. Katerina has received training on higher education and cross-cultural facilitation. She has also been involved in a variety of non-formal education initiatives, including youth empowerment workshops and intercommunal activities, and is a Fulbright Alumna. She holds a BA in Political Science and Economics from Clark University, Massachusetts, and a MSc in International Relations Theory from the London School of Economics.