Dr. John Asimakopoulos "is an Assistant professor of Sociology at the City University of New York. He earned a Ph.D. in Sociology and M.A. in Philosophy from the Graduate School of the City University of New York; an M.A. in Economics and an M.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University. He has taught Economics, Sociology, and Political Science at many NY/NJ regional Universities. His work focuses on labor, globalization/SSA, and Anarchist theory. As the child of Greek factory workers, John has dedicated his life to promoting equality and social justice for the working people of the world."  see talk
- Founding Editor, Theory in Action
- President & Executive Director Transformative Studies Institute
- Review Board, Peace Studies Journal 
- John Asimakopoulos, "Counter Ideology and Evolutionary Change: A Proposal for a Research and Political Action Program", Theory in Action, Vol. 1, No. 1, January 2008.