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Società italiana per lo studio della storia contemporanea

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Lorenzo MECHI

Dipartimento di Scienze Politiche, Giuridiche e Studi Internazionali, Università degli Studi di Padova

BIOGRAFIA

Current positions:


  • Associate Professor, History of International Relations, Department of Political Science, Law and International Studies, University of Padua.

  • Scientific Coordinator of the “Ettore Anchieri” Library, Department of Political Science, Law and International Studies, University of Padua.

  • Director of the Master Course in “European Integration: EU policies and project management”, University of Padua.


Previous positions and experiences

  • November-December 2014: enseignant invité, Université d’Artois - Arras (France)

  • September-October 2007: chercheur invité, Université de Cergy-Pontoise (France).



  • From 2005 to 2015 Permanent Researcher in History of International Relations, Department of Political Science, Law and International Studies, University of Padua.

  • PhD. in History of International Relations, University of Florence, 2000.

  • Master’s Degree in European Studies, University of Florence, 1997.

  • From 2007 to 2013: Director of the “Corso di Aggiornamento” in “EU project management”



  • Referee for: European Research Council; Research Foundation Flanders (FWO – Belgium); Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO); research councils of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, the University of Venezia Ca’ Foscari and the University of Padova; Italian ministry’s Vqr (evaluation of research quality), editions 2004-2010 and 2011-2014; journal Ventunesimo Secolo.

  • Member of PhD final commissions: PhD. In Istituzioni, Idee e Movimenti Politici nell’Europa Contemporanea, University of Pavia (2011); PhD. Storia delle Relazioni Internazionali, University of Firenze (2014); PhD. Intégration européenne au XXe siècle. Histoire des relations économiques et monétaires internationales, Université de Paris – Sorbonne (2014).


Scientific activity:

  • 2001-2004: post-doctoral grants from the University of Padua.

  • 1996-2000: grants from the Fondazione Giulio Pastore, the Unione Armeni d’Italia and the European Economic and Social Committee.



  • 2008-2010: in charge of a research group financed by the University of Padua on “Sindacati, imprenditori e l’inizio della globalizzazione: una prospettiva internazionale (1968-1981)” (“Unions, employers and the beginning of globalization: an international perspective, 1968-1981”).

  • 2006: in charge of a research group financed by the Istituto di Studi Politici S. Pio V on “Le Nazioni Unite e il problema dello sviluppo nei ‘creativi anni 70’” (“The United Nations and the question of development in the ‘creative 1970s’”).

  • Since 2005: in charge of annual personal research projects financed by the University of Padua

  • Since 1998: member of 5 two-year national research projects financed by the Italian Ministry of the University (3 of which being so-called “Projects of Relevant National Interest” = PRIN) and of 2 two-year research projects financed by the University of Padua.



  • Since 2004: member of the direction board of the journal Storia e Politica – Annali della Fondazione Ugo La Malfa.



  • Member of the scientific committee of 9 national and international conferences, held in Florence, Padua, Perugia and Teramo.

  • Participation as speaker in more than 50 scientific national and international conferences.


Teaching positions:

  • Since 2015-16 in charge of the graduate course in History of the International Organisations, University of Padua

  • Since 2012-13 in charge of the undergraduate course in History of International Relations, University of Padua.

  • In previous years in charge of graduate courses in History of the European Political Institutions, Diplomatic History, History of Transatlantic Relations, History of Europe.

  • Has given courses or lectures at the universities of Florence, Siena, Trento, the University “Suor Orsola Benincasa” in Naples, the Université de Genève, the Université Libre de Bruxelles, the West University of Timisoara, the Université de Cergy-Pontoise, the Université Catholique de Louvain-la-neuve, the Université d’Artois in Arras and the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina in Florianopolis (Brasil).

PUBBLICAZIONI

(since 2010)

Book


  • L’Organizzazione Internazionale del Lavoro e la ricostruzione europea. Le basi sociali dell’integrazione economica (1931-1957), Rome, Ediesse, 2012.


Edited books

  • with G. Migani and F. Petrini (eds.), Networks of global governance: International organisations and European integration in a historical perspective, Newcastle upon Tyne, Cambridge Scholar Publishing, 2014.

  • with I. Del Biondo and F. Petrini, Fra mercato comune e globalizzazione. Le forze sociali europee e la fine dell’età dell’oro, Milan, FrancoAngeli, 2010.


Essays on scientific journals

  • “La CECA come progetto sociale: gli anni della Presidenza Malvestiti”, in Riflessioni sulla politica europea e italiana di Piero Malvestiti, numero monografico di Civitas, nn. 1-2/2015, ed. online, http://www.sturzo.it/civitas/

  • “Il Piano Schuman, fra storia e storiografia”, Annali della Fondazione Giuseppe Di Vittorio, issue 2013, Rome, 2014, pp. 175-195.

  • “Du BIT à la politique sociale européenne: les origines d’un modèle”, Le Mouvement Social, n° 244, 2013/3, pp. 17-30.

  • “Economic regionalism and social stabilization: the International Labour Organization and Western Europe in the early post-war years”, The International History Review, vol. 35, issue 4, 2013, pp. 844-862.

  • “Tendenze recenti della storiografia sulle organizzazioni internazionali”, Contemporanea, anno XVI, n. 4, October-December 2013, pp. 645-657.

  • with A. Chiampan, “Des intérêts difficilement conciliables: l’Italie, l’Europe et la crise des Falkland (avril - juin 1982)”, Guerres mondiales et conflits contemporains, n. 245, January-March 2012, pp. 115-132.

  • “Les relations bilatérales franco-italiennes durant la présidence Mitterrand”, in François Mitterrand et le monde. La diplomatie mitterrandienne, 1981-1995, monographic issue of Matériaux pour l'histoire de notre temps, n. 101-102, 1-2/2011, pp. 13-16.

  • Annual synthesis on the activity of the European Trade Unions Confederation, in Annuario del Lavoro, Editions 2010-15.


Chapters in collective books:

  • “Between Community building and external relations: the ILO-EEC cooperation from the Treaty of Rome to the Charter of Social Rights (1958-1989)”, in L. Mechi, G. Migani and F. Petrini (eds.), Networks of global governance: International organisations and European integration in a historical perspective, Newcastle upon Tyne, Cambridge Scholar Publishing, 2014, pp. 205-228.

  • “ILO and employment: from a European to a global approach (1944-1976)”, in R. Perron, G. Thiemeyer (eds.), Multilateralism and the trente Glorieuses in Europe. New perspectives in European integration history, Neuchâtel, Alphil, 2011, pp. 219-235.

  • “L’OIT et l’intégration européenne, 1948-1957”, in A. Aglan, O. Feiertag, D. Kévonian (dir.), Humaniser le travail: régimes économiques, régimes politiques et Organisation Internationale du Travail, 1929-1969, Bern, Peter Lang, 2011, pp. 195-210.

  • “Formation of a European society? Exploring social and cultural dimensions”, in W. Kaiser, A. Varsori (eds.), European Union History: Themes and Debates, London, Palgrave, 2010, pp. 150-168.

  • “Stabilisation sociale et efficience économique: les origines ‘productivistes’ du Fonds Social Européen”, in D. Preda, D. Pasquinucci (a cura di), The road Europe travelled along: the evolution of the EEC/EU institutions and policies, Bern, Peter Lang, 2010, pp. 353-366.

  • “Fra regionalismo e distensione: l’OIL e l’Europa alla fine dell’‘Età dell’Oro’”, in I. Del Biondo, L. Mechi, F. Petrini (eds.), Fra mercato comune e globalizzazione: le forze sociali europee e la fine dell'età dell'oro, Milan, FrancoAngeli, 2010, pp. 229-257.




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