YEAR OF ENROLLMENT
PhD researcher in political science and sociology at the Scuola Normale Superiore(Florence) since November 2015. My phd research project in focused on south-south cooperation between China and African countries especially how the domestic political environment in these countries shapes the outcomes of their interactions with China.
I earned a BSc in Chinese studies at East China Normal University (Shanghai China) where I graduated in 2011. In 2014 I got a MSc In international relations, also spending three months as a trainee at the United Nations headquarters in Geneva. My master’s work focused on the international humanitarian assistance to Somalia and why it wasn't working.
RESEARCH INTERESTS/TOPIC OF PHD PROJECT
Public policy, Development issues,Foreign Direct Investment impact and international cooperation.