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VIU Faculty


Director of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences


DSC 5409-X Luca Pes
B.Sc. (Econ.) in History and Government (LSE), Laurea in History (Ca’ Foscari), Ph.D. in Italian Studies (Reading). Assistant Dean and Director of the SHSS at VIU, where he teaches every semester since the beginning of academic activities, in 1997. Also Professor of Modern and Contemporary History at the Faculty of Philosophy of the San Raffaele University in Milan. Taught Urban and Contemporary History at the Faculty of Regional Planning of Iuav and Contemporary History at Ca' Foscari. Published mostly on Venetian 19th-20th Century Cultural and Social History, on the Methodology of Local and Urban History and of History of the Present. Research and teaching interests include Cinema and History, and Italian Society.



VIU Faculty


Over 170 Visiting Professors have been invited to teach at VIU, representing the member Universities of the consortium and over 12 different countries of origin. Find from this link their short biographies, listed in alphabetical order.



VIU Fellows


Aiming to foster and widen cooperation and exchange of ideas and knowledge within the VIU network,  professors from Universities and Institutions with which VIU has established a long-term collaboration are eligible to take part in the academic program. Learn more


Call for applications for Lectureships

Venice International University wishes to invite applications from tenured professors at one of the member universities or experienced scholars in employment at the Italian National Research Council, who are willing and able to teach one or more courses during a semester of the Globalization Program at Venice International University. Now online the call related to the two-year period Spring 2017 – Fall 2018 courses. How to apply




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