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Gabriele Montalbano

Professore a contratto

Dipartimento di Storia Culture Civiltà

Dipartimento di Beni Culturali

Curriculum vitae

Academic positions

  • 2021/2022 Post-doctoral Researcher at University of Bologna in partnership with École Normale Supérieure (Paris), research grant co-funded by Università Franco-Italiana.
  • 2020/2021 Post-doctoral Researcher at Centre d'Histoire - SciencesPo (Paris), ERC grant directed by Professor M'hamed Oualdi, visiting at École Française de Rome.
  • 2019 --> Adjunct Professor at University of Bologna


Education and training

  • 6/12/2018 Phd in History, École Pratique des Hautes Études (EPHE) and University of Florence. Dissertation title: “Les Italiens de Tunisie. La construction de l’italianité dans un contexte colonial français”. Supervisors: Gilles Pécout (EPHE), Nicola Labanca (University of Siena).

  • 2014 “Licenza” of Collegio Superiore dell’Alma Mater Studiorum of Bologna (Italy).
  • 2014 “Diplôme” of Ecole Normale Supérieure of Paris.
  • 2014 Master 2 in Mediterranean History - École Pratique des Hautes Études (Paris).
  • 2013 Master 1 in Cultural History - Sorbonne University (Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne).
  • 2012 Bachelor’s degree in History. Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna.


Job experience:

  • Reviewer for Diacronie, Nationalities Papers, Italian American ReviewRiMe. Rivista dell'Istituto di Storia dell'Europa mediterranea.
  • 26/2 - 26/3/2019 Team member for the mid-term evaluation of a European Cooperation project in Tunisia concerning women empowerment in rural areas.
  • 2014-2015 Teaching assistant in History and Civilization of Italy (undergraduate course) “L’Italie contemporaine 1945-1992”, at Institut d’Études Politiques - Saint Germain en Laye.
  • 2014- 2015 Adjunct in International Exchange program at University of Cergy-Pontoise-Versailles-Yvelines.
  • 2015 Teaching assistant in Historiography, Methodology and sources ( graduate course), at EPHE.


Fellowships & fieldwork experience:

  • 9/2020-2022, grant for a research on Italian Antifascism in Tunisia (1939-1943) -  Valenzi Foundation (Naples).
  • 5-7/2019 Research grant - Deutsches Historisches Institut of Rome (cancelled due to covid-19 lockdown).
  • 07/2015 - 2018 Scholarship grant for international mobility, Université Franco-Italienne.
  • 04/2016 – 07/2017 Fieldwork in Tunisia - visiting PhD student at Institut de recherche sur le Maghreb contemporain (Tunis).
  • 2/2 – 2/3/2017 Visiting PhD student at Remarque Institute - New York University.
  • 02-03/2016 Fellowship for fieldwork granted by École Française de Rome.
  • 7/2015 Arabic summer class at Institut Français d’Égypte – Cairo.
  • 23 – 26/09/2013 Summer School at the European University Institute.
  • 1 – 10/7/2013 Summer School at dār al-mu‘allimiyn al-‘aliyn (École Normale Supérieure) of Tunis.