ACRI Young Investigator Training Programme

The project "Solidarity: The Quest for Founding Utopias of International Law" has received financing from ACRI (Associazione di Fondazioni e di Casse di Risparmio Spa) under the Young Investigator Training Program 2019 (YITP 2019).

The Young Investigator Training Program (YITP) at the Department of Law of the University of Catania welcomes applications for 9 visiting fellowships to be awarded to early-stage scholars of any nationality from any European (non-Italian) or extra-European academic institutions (with preference to Ukrainian or other nationalities under international protection). The applicants shall be within 10 years of the award of the PhD or currently PhD students when starting the fellowship. Research proposals shall be related to the fields covered by the Catania YITP, namely international law, EU law, history of international law and legal history of European integration.
The fellows will be hosted by the
University of Catania Law Department (Prof. A. Di Stefano) or one of the academic institutions part of the 2022 YITP Network: University of Bologna (Prof. F. Casolari); University of Ferrara (Prof. A. Annoni); University of Florence (Prof. Micaela Frulli); University of Naples “Federico II” (Prof. F. M. Palombino); “Roma Tre” University (Prof. G. Bartolini); University of Trento (Prof. M. Pertile) and mentored by a faculty member from one of these research centers.

The deadline for applications is 1 June 2022.
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