Charles Battaglini is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Political Science at Columbia University. He specializes in Political Theory and his research interests include political realism and conceptual methodological questions. Currently, his research focuses on combining theories in the philosophy of language with political theories and empirical research to come to a better understanding of normative political concepts especially democracy and socialism.
Mr. Battaglini currently holds a M.A. in Political Science from Columbia University, an M.A. in Applied Ethics from Utrecht University, and a M.A. in Political Science from the University of Amsterdam. He graduated in 2015 with a B.A. in Political Science at the University of Amsterdam.