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Antonio Fiori

Associate Professor

Department of Political and Social Sciences

Academic discipline: SPS/14 Asian History and Institutions

Director of Second Cycle Degree of International Politics and Markets

Curriculum vitae

ANTONIO FIORI

EDUCATION

2006             Ph.D. in Political Science - Comparative Analysis of Democracies, University of Pavia.

2002             MA in Organization and Economic Development, Profingest Management School, Bologna.

1997             BA summa cum laude in Modern Asian Languages and Literatures, Istituto Universitario Orientale, Napoli.

 

ACADEMIC CAREER:

From November 2nd appointed Rector's Delegate for Asia and Oceania

October 2014           Associate Professor, History of Extra-european International Relations, Societies and Institutions.  Sector: History and Institutions of Asia.

2008-2014    Adjunct Professor at the School of Political Science, University of Bologna.

2016 Responsible for the following courses: "International Relations of East Asia" and "Understanding Korean Politics", Korea University (International Summer Campus), Seoul, Republic of Korea. Also nominated adjunct professor at the same university.

2011-2015    Responsible for the following courses: "Peace and Conflict in Northeast Asia: China, Korea, Japan"; "The Korean War"; e "Korean Politics and Foreign     Policy" Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (International Summer Session), Seoul, Republic of Korea.

2011-2013    Instructor, MA program in International Relations (later MA in Diplomacy and International Politics, and then MA in International Politics).

2008-2014    Adjunct Professor at the School of Political Sciences "Roberto Ruffilli" in Forlì.

2006-2008    Post-doc fellow (Dept. Politics, Institutions, History, University of Bologna).

2002-2006    Research Assistant (Dept. Politics, Institutions, History, University of Bologna).

 

FELLOWSHIPS, SCHOLARSHIPS AND VISITING FELLOWSHIPS:

2014              Field Research Grant, Korea Foundation, “Korea's Development Cooperation With Africa”, Korea University, Republic of Korea, February-June.

2012              Korean Studies Grant, Academy of Korean Studies, $ 14,000 per il progetto di ricerca “After Unification: Toward Reconciliation, Mutual Trust, and a Common Identity”.

2011              Visiting fellow, Kyujanggak Institute for Korean Studies, Seoul National University, March-September.

2010-2011    Scientific Advisor, Summer School in “European Politics and Culture”, jointly organized with the Fondazione Alma Mater (Bologna) and the United International College (Zhuhai, PRC).

2009              Korean Studies Grant, Academy of Korean Studies, $ 10,000 for the research project on  “Virtues and Vices of Civil Society: South Korea and South Africa in Comparison”.

2008              POSCO Visiting fellow, East-West Center, Honolulu, USA, May-July.

2008              Travel Grant, Association for Korean Studies in Europe (AKSE).

2006              Visiting fellow, United International College, Zhuhai, PRC, September-December.

2006             Marco Polo fellowship for post-doctoral students, University of Bologna.

2002             Grant (€ 6,000) offered by the Chamber of Commerce of Bologna.

2001              Korean Language Training Fellowship, Korea Foundation.

2000              Translation Fellowship, Korean Culture and Arts Foundation.

1999              Korean Government Scholarship, National Institute for International Educational Development.

1997              Korean Language Training Fellowship, Korea Foundation.

 

INVITED TALKS:

2014             The Development of Inter-Korean Relations and Trustpolitik, Department of Anthropology, Seoul National University, Seoul, 12 June.

2014             Park Geun-hye's Trustpolitik, Academy of Korean Studies, Bundang, Seongnam, Republic of Korea, 9 April.

2013             Trustpolitik and the Future of Inter-Korean Relations, Korea University, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung special lecture, Global Research Institute, Graduate School of International Studies, Seoul, 18 July.

2013             Reignite Sunshine Policy: the Best Way to Improve Inter-Korean Relations?, University of Vienna, Vienna, 31 May.

2013             Anti-Americanism in Korea in the 2000s, EPEL program Invited Speaker, Université Paris Diderot, Paris VII, Centre Chine-Corée-Japon, Paris, 3 April.

2011             Immigration, Multiculturalism, and Welfare State in Korea, Kyujanggak Colloquium, Kyujanggak Institute of Korean Studies, Seoul, 27 September.

2011             The Institutionalization of Environmental Social Movements in Korea, Green Politics: The Environment and Community, 21st Century Political Science Association, Gyeongsan National University, Jinju, Republic of Korea, 18 August.

2011             Korean Civil Society: Past and Present, The Korea Foundation Summer Lecture Series, The Korea Foundation Cultural Center, Seoul, 14 July.

2011             Korean Studies in Comparative Perspective: A European Point of View, The Korea Foundation Assembly, Seoul, 7 July.

2010             The Obama Administration and North Korea: the Necessity of a New Strategy, Workshop on Korean Studies in Italy: the State of the Art, Università Cafoscari, Dipartimento di Studi Asiatici, Venice, 2 February.

2010             The Changing Roles of Civil Society During Democratization: Evidence From South Africa and Korea (with Lorenzo Fioramonti), Pretoria University, Department of Political Sciences, Pretoria, 29 January.

2009             Aging and Welfare in Korea and in Italy: A Comparative Perspective, Korea University, Department of Public Administration, ERGAPAH, Seoul, 19 August.

2008             Policy Entrepreneurs and Public Assistance; the NBLS Act in Korea, Yonsei University, Graduate School of International Studies (GSIS), Yonsei – The Korea Foundation Korean Studies Forum, Seoul, 18 September.

2008             Policy Entrepreneurs and Public Assistance: the NBLS Act in Korea, East-West Center, Honolulu, USA, 15 July.

2008             Social Movements in Korea: Past and Present, EPEL program Invited Speaker, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Centre Corée, Paris, 21 March. 

PRESENTATIONS:

2013             Civil Society and Democracy in South Korea: A Reassessment (with Sunhyuk Kim), “Polarization in Divided Societies: Korea in a Global Context”, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary, 2-4 September.

2013             Hedging in Search of a New Age of Non-Alignment: Myanmar Between China and the U.S (with Andrea Passeri), 6th Conference of the Italian Standing Group on International Relations, Trento, Italy, 20-22 June.

2011             The Jasmine Revolution and the Persistent Non-transition in North Korea (with Sunhyuk Kim), World Congress for Korean Politics and Society and the Annual Summer Meeting of the Korean Political Science Association (KPSA), Incheon, Republic of Korea, 23-25 August.

2010             Civil Society After Democracy: the Evolution of Civil Society in South Africa and Korea, 5th World Congress of Korean Studies, Chinese Culture University, Taipei, Republic of China, 25-28 October.

2010             Civil Society After Democracy: The Evolution of Civil Society in South Africa and Korea (with Lorenzo Fioramonti), Seoul National University, Graduate School of International Studies, Seoul, 11 May.

2010             Civil Society After Democracy: The Evolution of Civil Society in South Africa and Korea (with Lorenzo Fioramonti), Korea University, Graduate School of International Studies, Seoul, 10 May.

2009             The Dynamics of Welfare Policy-Making in South Korea: Social Movements as Policy Entrepreneurs (with Sunhyuk Kim), World Congress for Korean Politics and Society & The Annual Summer Meeting of the Korean Political Science Association (KPSA), Seoul, 20-22 August.

2009             Civil Society and Government in Welfare Policy-making in Korea (with Sunhyuk Kim), World Civic Forum 2009, Building Our Humanitarian Planet, Seoul, 5-8 May.

2008             The Impact of NGOs on the Enactment of the NBLS Act in Korea, Association for Asian Studies Biennial Conference, Atlanta, USA, 3-6 April.

2008             Globalizzazione, Crisi Economica e Welfare State in Corea, XXII Congresso della Società Italiana di Scienza Politica (SISP), University of Pavia, 5 September.

2008             Democratizzazione e Movimenti Collettivi in Corea, XXII Congresso della Società Italiana di Scienza Politica (SISP), University of Pavia, 5 September.

2007             Civil Society and Welfare State Development in Korea, World Congress for Korean Politics and Society & The Annual Summer Meeting of the Korean Political Science Association (KPSA), Busan, Republic of Korea, 23-25 August.

2007             The Possibility of Welfare State in Korea. Out of the Crisis, Toward a Comprehensive Welfare State, 23rd edition of the AKSE (Association for Korean Studies in Europe), Dourdan, France, 16-20 April.

2006             From Invisibility to Active Participation: The Role of Civil Society in Welfare State Development in Korea, 8th edition of the PACKS (Pacific and Asian Conference on Korean Studies), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India, 15-17 December.

2006             The Korean Health Care in a Developmental Context, Asian Association for Social Welfare, Zhuhai, PRC, 27-30 April.

2005         Globalizzazione e Welfare State: il Caso Coreano, University of Bologna, 23 April.