Department of International Relations

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Dr Fabio Petito

Post:Senior Lecturer in International Relations (International Relations, Sussex European Institute, International Development)
Other posts:Lecturer (Centre for Global Political Economy)
 Lecturer (International Relations) (Centre for Social and Political Thought)
 Lecturer in International Relations (School of Global Studies)
 Senior Lecturer (Centre for Social and Political Thought)
Location:ARTS C C350

Telephone numbers
Internal:6714 or 8892
UK:01273 876714 or 01273 678892
International:+44 1273 876714 or +44 1273 678892

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Fabio Petito is Senior Lecturer in International Relations and Director of the Freedom of Religion or Belief and Foreign Policy Initiative at the University of Sussex. He has taught at SOAS in London, the ESCP-EAP in Paris and at ‘L’Orientale’ University in Naples.  Fabio holds a Laurea in Economic and Social Disciplines (DES) (magna cum laude) from Bocconi University, Milan, Italy and he undertook his MSc in International Politics at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth and his PhD in the department of International Relations at the LSE, where he was also editor of Millennium: Journal of International Studies.

Fabio is also Head of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs-ISPI Programme on ‘Religions and International Relations’.