Gregorio Bettiza was a Stonex PhD Scholar at LSE IDEAS from 2008 until 2012. He is now a Max Weber Fellow at the European University Institute.
Gregorio completed his PhD in the International Relations Department, where he also taught introductory courses on international relations and foreign policy analysis. Gregorio's thesis was titled ‘Global Religious Resurgence and the Desecularization of American Foreign Policy, 1990-2012’. The thesis conceptually and empirically explored the extent to which American foreign policy discourses, institutions and practices have changed (de-secularized) under the pressure of domestic and international religious forces since the end of the Cold War.
For an up-to-date overview of Gregorio’s research projects and publications, visit his website at: www.gregoriobettiza.com