Agnese ZUCCA

PhD Researcher in International Relations & Political Science
Areas of expertise
  • Immigration
  • Immigrants, refugees, diasporas
  • Democratic participation
  • International organisations, UN

PhD Thesis


Title: Migrants' Political Behavior in Concurrent Dual Contexts

PhD Supervisor: Sung Min Rho

Agnese's PhD research focuses on the political engagement of migrants in their origin and residence contexts.




Agnese holds a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of Geneva and a master’s degree in International Relations and Political Science from the Graduate Institute. She is currently a PhD candidate at the International Relations and Political Science Department at the Graduate Institute.


Academic Work Experience


Research Experience

Research Assistant for the SNF Project on the Accountability of International Organizations led by Prof. Liliana Andonova at the Graduate Institute’s Centre for International Environmental Studies

Research Fellow for the Global Detention Project