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Francesco Ragazzi

Associate professor

Dr. F.P.S.M. Ragazzi
+31 71 527 2727

Francesco Ragazzi is Associate Professor in International Relations at the Institute of Political Science.

More information about Francesco Ragazzi

Francesco Ragazzi is Associate Professor in International Relations. He obtained his PhD in political science from Sciences Po (Paris) and Northwestern University (Chicago). Prior to his appointment at Leiden University, he was a Research Fellow at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London (2008-2009). His research interests include critical approaches to diaspora politics, migration, citizenship, and security in International Relations.

He serves on the editorial board of the journal Cultures & Conflits and is a founding member of the c.a.s.e. collective. His current research project—‘Security and the Politics of Belonging: Homegrown terrorism, counter-radicalization and the “end” of multiculturalism?’—explores the effects of security practices on contemporary meanings of community.

PhD supervision

Francesco Ragazzi is available to supervise PhD students and invites PhD research proposals in the areas of:

  • critical security studies, in particular on counter-radicalisation, counter-terrorism, etc.
  • diaspora and migration studies
  • visual methods in international relations

See for more information on PhD positions:

Institute of Political Science: PhD

Associate professor

  • Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen
  • Instituut Politieke Wetenschap

Work address

Pieter de la Court
Wassenaarseweg 52
2333 AK Leiden
Room number 5B03a



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