Department: Sociología Aplicada

Faculty: Ciencias Políticas y Sociología


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Dr. Gabriele Abbondanza is Marie Curie Fellow (EU-funded) at the Complutense University of Madrid (Faculty of Political Sciences and Sociology), Associate Researcher at the University of Sydney (School of Social and Political Sciences), and Associate Fellow at the Italian Institute of International Affairs (IAI), a global top-20 international relations think tank. Gabriele specialises in international relations and security studies, with an emphasis on Australian and Italian foreign and security policy; the Indo-Pacific; irregular migration; and middle power and great power theory. He has published widely on these issues, and has taught numerous courses on related subjects. For a list of his research, teaching, and media activities, please browse his website . He can be contacted at