The MPC’s team includes a multi-disciplinary group of academic researchers and administrative staff. Our ‘MPC Associates’ are based within the wider EUI or at other research institutions.

Academic Staff

Luigi Achilli

Part-Time Assistant Professor

Stephanie Acker

Research Associate

Meltem Ineli Ciger

Jean Monnet Fellow

James Dennison

Part-time Professor

Tel. +39 055 4685 885

Fields of interest: Public attitudes, social scientific methods, political behaviour

Lenka Dražanová

Research Fellow

Tel. +39 055 4685 707

Fields of interest: public opinion and attitudes, attitudes formation, comparative political behaviour and quantitative methods

Andrew Geddes

Professor and Director of the MPC

Tel. +39 055 4685 785

Fields of interest: Migration policy and politics, regional migration governance, global migration governance

Leila Hadj Abdou

Part-Time Assistant Professor

Fields of interest: international migration governance, immigrant integration and immigration/asylum policies, populist radical right, social movements

Federica Infantino

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow

Mauro Lanati

Visiting Fellow

Fields of interest: Determinants of Migration, Foreign Aid, International Trade

Mehari Taddele Maru

Part-time Professor

Fields of interest: migration and human rights, peace and security, law and governance

Iuliia Lashchuk

Max Weber Fellow

Christophe Maxime

Visiting Student

Ettore Recchi

Visiting Fellow

Fields of interest: mobilities, migration, transnationalism, Europe

Christof Roos

Junior Professor

Martin Ruhs

Professor and Deputy Director of the MPC

Tel. +39 055 4685 847

Fields of interest: Economics and politics of international migration

MPC Associates

Emanuel Deutschmann

MPC Associate

Tel. +39 055 4685 538

Fields of interest: social networks, transnational mobility and communication, regional integration, globalization, migration, social stratification

Elias Dinas

MPC Associate

Linda Oucho

MPC Associate

Alina Vrânceanu

MPC Associate

Fields of interest: Public opinion, political behaviour, political representation, comparative politics, quantitative research methods

Administrative Staff

Valentina Bettin

Administrative Assistant

Claudio Mazzetti

Executive MPC Manager

Tel. +39 055 4685 884

Marita Schaaser

Administrative Officer

Victoria Signorini


Technology Unit

Andrius Romaška

Academic Assistant

Former Professors, Research Associates and Fellows