Dimitris Dalakoglou is Professor at Vrije University Amsterdam where he holds the Chair in Social Anthropology.
In 2017 he was awarded a VIDI Innovative Research Grant from the Dutch Organisation of Scientific Research for his project Infra-Demos that studies Infrastructures and Social Participation in Greece. Between 2012 and 2014 held an ESRC-Future Research Leaders grant for the project 'The City at a time of Crisis: Transformations of Public Spaces in Athens' (crisis-scape.net). Between 2004 and 2009 held a National Fellowship in Social Anthropology (Greece) for his project 'An Anthropology of the Road'.
His books include 'Critical Times in Greece'(2017), 'The Road'(2016), 'Roads and Anthropology', (2014, 2012) 'Revolt and Crisis in Greece' (2011) and 'Crisis-scapes: Athens and Beyond (2014). He was also an associate and advisory editor of the 'International Encyclopedia of Revolution and Protest' and he is the author of over 50 articles and book chapters.