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Federico Alagna

Adjunct professor

Department of Political and Social Sciences

Teaching tutor

Department of Political and Social Sciences

Curriculum vitae


September 2020 | Ph.D. in Global and International Studies, University of Bologna, Italy & Ph.D. in Management Sciences, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands (joint doctorate)

July 2013 | Master of Laws (LL.M.) cum laude in International Crime and Justice, United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) & University of Turin, Italy

November 2011 | Master’s Degree cum laude in International Relations, University of Bologna, Italy

November 2009 | Bachelor’s Degree cum laude in Political Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy


Relevant professional experience

April 2020 – To date | Independent Researcher & Consultant (Migration, civil society)

March 2017 – June 2018 | Deputy-Mayor for Culture, Public Education and Youth Policies of the City of Messina, Italy

October 2016 – September 2019 | PhD Researcher, University of Bologna, Italy

September 2015 – February 2017 | Independent Researcher (Organised crime, civil society)

February 2014 – December 2014 | MP Consultant (Italian Parliament – Special Anti-mafia Committee)

September 2013 – August 2015 | Associate Project Officer, Project Officer & Research Project Coordinator, Osservatorio sulla ndrangheta, Reggio Calabria, Italy

September 2012 – August 2013 | Didactic assistant to the Chair of Political Science, University of Bologna, Italy

September 2012 – October 2012 | Intern, National Anti-Mafia Prosecutor’s Office, Rome, Italy

November 2011 – May 2012 | Intern, Mafia? Nein Danke! e. V., Berlin, Germany


Linguistic skills

Italian Mother tongue | English, Spanish & Portuguese Proficient user | French Good overall skills | German Fair overall skills


Other relevant information

Published articles, reportages and op-eds – concerning migration, organised crime and municipalism – on magazines, newspapers, websites, incl. Political Critique, MicroMega online, il manifesto, Narcomafie, Jacobin Italia, Q Code Magazine, Antimafia Duemila, Commonspolis

Participant and speaker in international conferences, meetings and seminars, organised, among others, by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung – Portugal, European Alternatives, European Cultural Foundation, the Foundation of Economy and Public Administration & the Krakow University of Economics, the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs & the Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI), International Political Science Association (IPSA), FLACSO Ecuador. Occasional lecturer and speaker at the Radboud University, University of Bologna, Humboldt University


Last update: January 2021

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