Inevitable decline or renovation of Liberal International Order
Please enter the building via Jowett Walk (attendees will be let in from 5.45). The talk will be followed by a reception in the Main Hall at QEH.
VITTORIO EMANUELE PARSI is professor of “International Relations” in the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences of Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore. He is the director of ASERI (Graduate School of Economics and International Relations) and is a lecturer at the Faculty of Economics of the Università della Svizzera Italiana (USI) in Lugano.

He has been Chair of the SGRI (Standing Group of International Relations, 2013-2020). He is a member of the Italian Society of Political Science (SISP) and a founding member of the Society for the Study of the Dissemination of Democracy (SSDD). He is a member of the LSE IDEAS Advisory Board (Center for Diplomacy and Strategy at the London School of Economics).

He is columnist for “Il Foglio”. He is Scientific Advisor of the Italian Navy.

His main research areas concern transatlantic relations, security policies in the Middle East and the Mediterranean and the relationship between politics and economics in the transformation of the global system.

He is part of the Navy Reserve with the rank of Commander, and served for two shifts at the UNIFIL Headquarters, in Naqoura (2015 and 2016). He was embarked on Destroyer Caio Duilio, Frigate Bergamini and Brigantine Amerigo Vespucci.

He received the “UN Peacekeeping Medal” and the “Commemorative Cross for Peace Operations” (with bronze star). It is decorated with the “Cross with Swords pro Merito Melitensi” of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta.
Date: 18 October 2023, 18:00 (Wednesday, 2nd week, Michaelmas 2023)
Venue: Queen Elizabeth House, 3 Mansfield Road OX1 3TB
Venue Details: Seminar Room 3
Speaker: Vittorio Emanuele (Parsi)
Organising department: Oxford Department of International Development
Organisers: Emily (Usherwood), Jo Boyce (University of Oxford, Oxford Dept of International Development)
Organiser contact email address:
Host: Dr Joerg Friedrichs (Associate Professor of Politics, Oxford Department of International Development, and St Cross College, Oxford)
Part of: Global Governance & Diplomacy Public Speaker Series
Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Emily Usherwood