Andrea Dessì

Position: 
Head of the Italy's foreign policy Programme; IAI Commentaries editor
Expertise: 
Algeria
Israel
Middle East
Palestine
US foreign policy
Conflict resolution

Andrea Dessì is Head of IAI's Italy's Foreign Policy Programme, Senior Fellow within IAI’s Mediterranean and Middle East programme and Editorial Director of IAI’s english-language series IAI Commentaries. Andrea is also a Non-Resident Scholar at the Strategic Studies Implementation and Research Centre, Başkent University, Ankara. He has worked extensively on US and European foreign policy towards the Middle East with a particular focus on the diplomatic and military history of the Arab-Israeli conflict, US policy towards Israel and Washington’s alliance frameworks in the Middle East. His research interests include security studies, the geopolitics of the Middle East and the intersection between global and regional trends and developments. Andrea holds a Ph.D. in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) with a thesis on the US-Israel relationship during the 1980s. He has worked with IAI since 2011 and has contributed to a number of EU-funded projects and research tasks (FP7 & H2020).

La politica estera dell'Italia 2012

Alessandro Colombo, Ettore Greco,
Bologna, Il Mulino, July 2012, 226 p.
In: La politica estera dell'Italia

Israel and the Palestinians After the Arab Spring

Andrea Dessì
Roma, Istituto Affari Internazionali, 2012, 15 p.
In: IAI Working Papers

Algeria at the Crossroads

Andrea Dessì
Roma, Istituto Affari Internazionali, September 2011, 19 p.
In: IAI Working Papers

The September UN Vote on Palestine

Riccardo Alcaro, Andrea Dessì
Roma, Istituto Affari Internazionali, September 2011, 14 p.
In: IAI Working Papers