Chiara Superti is Director of the M.A. program in political science and Lecturer in Political Science. She received the B.A. in International and Diplomatic Sciences at the University of Bologna (Forli), the Masters degree in Pacific and International Affairs at the University of California, San Diego (IRPS/GPS), and the Ph.D. in political science at Harvard University (2015). After completing her doctoral work, she was awarded the position of College Fellow in the Department of Government at Harvard University.
Dr. Superti works on a variety of topics: unconventional voting, immigrants' political attitudes, and electoral politics in Southern Europe, Latin America, and Israel. She is currently working on a number of projects on unconventional voting in Cuba, immigration and trust in Israel, and electoral systems and parties in Italy.
Her work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals such as Party Politics, Electoral Studies, Political Studies, Democratization and Latin America Politics and Society.