Professor of Geopolitics, Population and Sustainability
Alfonso Giordano is Associate Professor (national scientific habilitation as full professor) of Economic and Political Geography at the Niccolò Cusano University in Rome, and Adjunct Professor of “Demography and Social Challenges”, of “Population, Environment and Sustainability”, and of “Geopolitics, Geoeconomics and Digital Transformation” at LUISS University in Rome. Previously, he has been Director of the “Anna Lindh Chair in Euro-Mediterranean Studies” at the University of Salerno and Head of international relations at the Italian Geographical Society in Rome. He has been an Affiliate Researcher at the Institute of European Studies, Free University of Brussels, and national expert in the Research Group on “Options for the Greater Middle East” coordinated by the Institute for Security Studies of the European Union in Paris. Giordano worked as scientific expert at the Permanent Representation of Italy to the European Union and served at the Council of the European Union. His main fields of research concern the interactions between demographic dynamics and geopolitical implications, the population and the sustainability, and the international migrations and border studies.