Staff Rotation: New Head of Unit at DIIS
Fabrizio Tassinari to coordinate Foreign Policy and EU Studies Research
Since September 1st 2009 Fabrizio Tassinari, Senior Researcher, is the new Head of the Foreign Policy and EU Studies Research Unit at DIIS.
Fabrizio’s current research centers on issues pertaining to European security and integration, with a particular emphasis on the politics of the wider EU neighborhood: including the Balkans, Turkey, Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, Russia, and the Mediterranean, as well as related EU policy-frameworks (e.g. enlargement, Neighborhood Policy), the role of NATO and of the United States.
Prior to joining DIIS, Fabrizio was an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Copenhagen, a Fellow at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels and to the Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins’ SAIS in Washington DC (to both of which he remains affiliated).