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Matteo Dian

Associate Professor

Department of Political and Social Sciences

Academic discipline: SPS/14 Asian History and Institutions

Curriculum vitae

Current Position

Since June 2022, Associate Professor of International Politics of East Asia, Department of Political and Social Sciences, University of Bologna.


Previous Positions


2019-2022 Senior Assistant Professor, Department of Political and Social Sciences. University of Bologna. International Relations of East Asia

2012-2019 University of Bologna, Department of Political and Social Sciences, Adjunct Professor.

2016-2019 Ca' Foscari University in Venice, Department of Philosophy and Cultural Heritage, Adjunct Professor.

2014-2019 University of Bologna, Department of Political and Social Sciences, Research Fellow. 

2015-2016 University of Oxford, Senior Member, St. Antony’s College; Visiting Scholar Asia Studies Programme.

2013-2014 Research Fellow. Department of Linguiics and Comparative Cultural Studies. Ca’ Foscari University in Venice. 

2013-2015 Adjunct Professor, James Madison University in Florence.

2013-2015 Adjunct Professor, Kent State University in Florence.

2010-2011 Visiting Fellow, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE IDEAS.

2009 Visiting Researcher. European University Institute. Department of Social and Political Sciences.




Ph.D. (cum laude) in Political Science- International Relations. Scuola Normale Superiore- Italian Institute of Human and Social Sciences (SUM). March 2012.

M.A. (cum laude) International Relations. Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna. March 2008

Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University (Bologna Center). Visiting student. Feb. 2007- May 2007

B.A. (cum laude) International Relations. University of Genoa.