Piero Schiavazzi

Fixed-term Extraordinary Professor

Link Campus University - Rome

Course Catalogue

Graduated in Political Science. Professional Journalist, vatican expert and analyst for Huffington Post and Limes.

Extraordinary Professor of Vatican Geopolitics (1st course in Italy ever with this denomination) fo Link Campus University.

He is a frequent guest of national and foreign television networks (RAI, Mediaset, Sky, BBC, ZDF, Swiss TV).

Le Monde writes about him that he met and interviewed 'en tête à tête' for the broadcaster Telepace, from 1990 to 2005, many of the most famous faces of contemporary history and the transition between the two millennia, such as Mother Teresa, Nelson Mandela, Michail Gorbachev, Helmut Kohl, Yitzhak Rabin, Yasser Arafat, Gianni Agnelli and Shimon Peres.

He has been directing cultural events for Elea, a training institute founded by Adriano Olivetti for 15 years; and co-ordinates institutional events for the National Microcredit Agency. He founded the Limes Club Oltretevere. He moderates and organizes conferences with the participation of key exponents of the Church and various Institutions, from cardinals to members of the Government. 

On behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, In 2003-2004, he supervised  a series of conferences in 40 cities in the world, inaugurated in Cracovia and Buenos Aires at the presence of Cardinal Ratzinger and Cardinal Bergoglio. He edited the book “Andate in tutto il mondo, i vaticanisti italiani raccontano Giovanni Paolo II”.

He conceived and conducted major television events for Rai and Mediaset. He authored the latin text of the hymn Mater Iubilaei.

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The professor is available to receive the students at the end of the lessons. However, during the periods of suspension of the lessons, the students may also request an appointment by email (Tuesday 12.00 - 13.00).