Brandt School Universität Erfurt

Visiting Doctoral Student Adriana Cuppuleri (University of Trento) at the Brandt School

Starting September 2019 onward, Adriana Cuppuleri of the University of Trento, Italy will be in Erfurt for a two-month stay as a Visiting Doctoral Student at the Willy Brandt School, under the supervision of Dr. Patrick A. Mello.

Adriana Cuppuleri is a PhD candidate at the School of International Studies at the University of Trento. Her research interests include great powers’ neighbourhood policies with a focus on Russia’s foreign policy in the post-Soviet space. Besides that, she works on the comparative and qualitative research method of fuzzy-set Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA). She holds an MA in Interdisciplinary Research and Studies on Eastern Europe (University of Bologna and St. Petersburg State University) and a BA in Modern Languages (University of Bologna). Previously, she has spent one semester at Copenhagen University as Visiting Researcher working on Neoclassical Realism and International Order.

The Willy Brandt School welcomes Adriana and wishes her a fruitful research stay in Erfurt!