Giovanni Parente

Giovanni Parente

Junior Research Fellow


Giovanni Parente



Giovanni Parente, Junior Research Fellow

Giovanni Parente is a PhD candidate at the Centre for Military History and Strategic Studies at Maynooth University Ireland. He is a Graduate Teaching Assistant at the Irish Military College, located in the Curragh Camp. His primary research areas include maritime security, European Union foreign policy, and the Common Security and Defence Policy. His current doctoral research investigates the European Union’s maritime operations from strategic, historical, and geopolitical points of view. Giovanni holds a BSc in Economics from the University of Naples, an MA in Politics from the University of Essex and an MSc in International Public Management and Policy from the Erasmus University of Rotterdam.

Publications: Other Publications, Commentaries & Op-eds: “The European Union at sea: a historical and geopolitical analysis of EU maritime operations and their impact on maritime governance and security, 2008-2020″, PhD Thesis, Maynooth University, forthcoming.

Ancillary Activities: Public Outreach, Lectures and Consultations: Rapporteur for The Azure Forum for Contemporary Security Strategy Monthly Security Dialogues Roundtable Series, 2022.