Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Policy Analysis, University of Sassari

Marco Calaresu is an Assistant Professor at the University of Sassari (Italy), where he teaches Political Science and Public Policy Analysis. He earned a PhD in Political Science at Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane - Scuola Normale Superiore (Florence-Pisa, Italy). He was Visiting Scholar at New York University and Erasmus+ Visiting Professor at Cardiff University and the University of Malaga. His research interests include security policies and the quality of democracy. Among his recent publications: Security Pacts: the Italian Experience (Eleven International Publishing, 2017); Policing and Urban Control in Rome and Milan. A View From the Southern Edge of Europe, (with R. Selmini, in A. Edwards, E. Devroe, P. Ponsaers, Policing European Metropolises, Routledge, 2017); Governing by contract as a way to reduce crime? An impact evaluation of the large-scale policy of security pacts, (with M. Triventi, in Policy Science, 2018).

Experience

  • –present
    Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Policy Analysis, University of Sassari