Nathalie Tocci is Director of the Istituto Affari Internazionali and Honorary Professor at the University of Tübingen. She is Special Advisor to the EU High Representative and the Vice-President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell. As Special Adviser to the High Representative Federica Mogherini, she worked on the drawing up and implementation of the European Global Strategy. She has been a member of Eni's Board of Directors since May 2020. Previously she held research positions at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels, the Istituto universitario europeo in Fiesole and the Transatlantic Academy in Washington. Her research interests currently focus on European foreign policy, conflict resolution, the Middle East and the Mediterranean.
Her major publications include: Framing the EU's Global Strategy, Springer-Palgrave Macmillan, 2017; The EU, Promoting Regional Integration, and Conflict Resolution, Springer-Palgrave Macmillan, 2017 (co-editor); Turkey and the European Union, Palgrave Macmillan, 2015 (co-author); Multilateralism in the 21st Century, Routledge, 2013 (co-editor); Turkey’s European Future: Behind the Scenes of America’s Influence on EU-Turkey Relations, New York University Press, 2011; The EU and Conflict Resolution, Routledge, 2007. In 2008 she won the Anna Lindh award, in the context of the European Foreign and Security Policy Studies Programme.