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Nathalie Tocci

Part-time Professor

Florence School of Transnational Governance

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Francesca Rondina

Working languages

Italian, English, French, Spanish

Nathalie Tocci

Part-time Professor

Florence School of Transnational Governance


Nathalie Tocci is Adjunct Professor at the School of Transnational Governance with a focus on peace and security.

Tocci is Director of the Istituto Affari Internazionali, Honorary Professor at the University of Tübingen, independent and non-executive board member of the energy company Eni and Europe’s Futures fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences (Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen, IWM).

She has been Special Advisor to EU High Representatives Federica Mogherini and Josep Borrell. In that capacity, she wrote the European Global Strategy and worked on its implementation.

Tocci has been Pierre Keller Visiting Professor at the Harvard Kennedy School and, prior to joining Eni, she was independent board member of Edison. She has held research positions at the Centre for European Policy Studies, Brussels, the Transatlantic Academy, Washington, the European University Institute, Florence, and has taught at the College of Europe, Bruges.

Her research interests include European integration and European foreign policy, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, transatlantic relations, multilateralism, conflict resolution, energy, climate and defence.

Nathalie Tocci is a columnist for Politico and La Stampa.

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