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Mario Zamponi

Associate Professor

Department of Political and Social Sciences

Academic discipline: SPS/13 African History and Institutions

Director of Second Cycle Degree of Local and Global Development

Curriculum vitae

Assiciate Professor

Teaching

Africa in International Political History; Geographies and Policies of Development; Research Methods in Development studies

 

University background

Graduated in Political Science, Department of Politics and History, University of Bologna, with distinction, 1987;

Diploma in International Co-operation and Development Policies in Developing Countries, University of Bologna, Faculty of Political Science, December 1988

Country Experience

Zimbabwe, Mozambique, South Africa, Angola, Uganda, Malawi

 

Participation to research projects

2002-4: Department Pluriannual Research Programme "Consenso e legittimazione nella trasformazione dei regimi politici"

2003-4 Project MIUR-PRIN: "La costruzione e la crisi del discorso politico sull'Occidente nel novecento"

2004-5: Department Pluriannual Research Programme "Immaginare l'Occidente. La libertà fra proposta e imposizione"

2006-2008 Research Project MIUR-PRIN 2006: "Governance e institution building "circolo virtuoso" delle politiche di sviluppo e di riduzione della povertà in Africa australe?"

2010-13 International project "Community based system in HIV treatment - CoBaSys", finanziato da ACP Science and Technology Programme, with European and African partners.

"2012-15  Research project Prin-Miur 2010-11 "State, plurality, change in Africa".

Other Academic Activities

He is a member of the doctoral programme of the University of Bologna in Global and International Studies

He is Coordinator of the Master Course of the University of Bologna in Local and Global Development

 

Partecipation to the Boards of Editors of academic journals

Member of the board of editors of the journal of studies about Africa and Middle East "Afriche e Orienti"

Other Activities

He is a member of the Centro Dipartimentale di Studi Storici e Politici su Africa e Medio Oriente and of the Centro Dipartimentale MigLab in the Department of Political and Social Sciences