Anna Loretoni


Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna of Pisa

Anna Loretoni and associate professor of Political Philosophy at the la Scuola di Studi Universitari e di Perfezionamento Sant'Anna in Pisa, where since 2011 she has been coordinator of the PhD in " Politics, Human Rights and Sustainability." She is currently a visiting scholar at the Italian Academy at Columbia University. After graduating in Philosophy at the University of Florence, she obtained a PhD and was a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Political Sciences of the University of Pisa, and then held a scholarship at the Forum for the Problems of Peace and War in Florence. Then, from 1999 to 2005, Anna Loretoni was a researcher at the Scuola Sant'Anna.


In 2002-2003 she was an adjunct professor in the "Human Rights" at the University for Foreigners of Perugia. In 2004-2005 is an adjunct professor in "Multiculturalism and Globalization Processes", at the University of Florence. She has lectured on issues of human rights at the University Kali Ahfad Marrakesh (Morocco) and at the Center on Human Rights of Peking University (China). She has held various study abroad: Wien, Frankfurt am Main, Cambridge, Berlin, consolidating research reports with the Institut d'Etudes Europeennes Brussels and Kultur Wissenshaftliches Institut Essen.

Her research ineterests include the theory of the war of Carl von Clausewitz, Kantian perpetual peace and the international order, just war theory, conceptions of federalism, the relationship between national and supranational political identity, and gender identity.
In recent years her research work has addressed theoretical issues related to the process of European integration, both in relation to matters within the Union, both in relation to its international role.