PhD 2005, European University Institute, Florence
Visiting Associate Professor (Fall 2010)Profile:
He holds a PhD from the European University Institute (EUI, Dept of Social and Political Science) and is Lecturer at the University of Bologna. He has also taught at the universities of Fribourg, Pavia, Pisa and Bethlehem. He was Marie Curie Fellow in the History Dept of the EUI (2006-08), Fellow of the Robert Schuman Centre and of the Graduate Institute in Geneva. He works on questions of democracy in the Middle East, Palestinian civil society, and communist ideologies in Western Europe.Courses Taught:
The politics of foreign aid (graduate, Fall 2010)Recent Publications:Office Location:
Civil society and democratization (undergrad, Spring 2011)
New School for Social ResearchPhone Number/Extension:
Department of Political Science
6 East 16th Street, 7th Floor, Room 720
(212) 229-5747 x 3126Email:email@example.comResearch Interests:
Critique of international aid. Civil society promotion in the Arab world. Palestinian politics.
Trotskyism and anti-communism in Europe. Castoriadis and Socialisme ou Barbarie
European construction and memory. Trauma and civil society.