School of Politics and International Relations

Mirko Palestrino


Research Topic: The International Politics of Victory: Racialised Hierarchies and Conflicting Temporalities

Supervisors: Prof Kimberly Hutchings, and Dr Nivi Manchanda

Research Interests: Critical war studies, politics and philosophy of time, post-colonial and de-colonial thought, theories of international relations

Education/Professional Qualifications:

  • MSc in International Relations (Research), London School of Economics and Political Science
  • MA in International Politics and Regional Dynamics, University of Milan
  • BA in International Studies and European Institutions, University of Milan

Work Experience:

  • Teaching assistant in political theory (POL110), QMUL (Sept 2019 – Present)
  • International Cooperation Junior Project Manager and Data Analyst, Luigi Sacco University Hospital (Milan)