Nicola Contessi

School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Political Science and International Relations
Assistant Professor

Nicola Contessi (PhD, Laval) specializes on multilateral institutions, rising powers and Security Studies, with a regional focus on Eurasia. He has held fellowships at Columbia University (Harriman Institute) and at McGill University (Centre for International Peace and Security Studies) where he also co-chaired the Summer School on Diplomacy, Defence and International Security, and convened a Eurasia study group bringing together scholars from Montreal’s four universities.

His publications have appeared or are forthcoming in Asian SecurityCambridge University PressCaucasian Review of International AffairsChina and Eurasia Forum Quarterly, Europe-Asia Studies, Journal of Eurasian StudiesOxford University PressPresses de l’Université du QuébecProblems of Post-CommunismThe RUSI Journal, and Security Dialogue.