Manto Lampropoulou is currently a postdoctoral researcher at the National & Kapodestrian University of Athens and a staff scientist at the National Centre of Public Administration & Local Government in Greece. She received her PhD in Political Science and Public Administration from the National & Kapodestrian University of Athens in 2011. She holds two BSc degrees, in Operational Research and Marketing (Athens University of Economics & Business) and in Public Administration (Panteion University of Social & Political Sciences), and a MSc in State and Public Policy (National & Kapodestrian University of Athens). She is also a graduate of the National School of Public Administration.
She has worked for the Hellenic Ministry of Interior, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Presidency of the Council of the EU) and the Manpower Employment Organisation. She has been a postdoctoral researcher at the Athens University of Economics & Business (Dep. of International & European Economic Studies, 2015-2017), a researcher at the National Centre for Social Research (2016-2017), a visiting research fellow at the University of Peloponnese (Dep. of Political Science & International Relations, 2013-2014) and a researcher at the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence - University of Athens (European Governance programme, 2012). Her research interests focus on public policy, public administration, state reform, privatisation and regulation.