Academic Qualifications

Ph.D. student in History, Studies of Security and Defense, 2015 – University Institute of Lisbon, Portugal.

Degree in Political Sciences and International Relations, 2011 – Faculty of Political Sciences of the University Niccolò Cusano (UniCusano), Rome, Italy.

Degree in Communication and Society, 2005 – Faculty of Political Sciences of the University of Milan (UniMi), Italy.

Biographical Information

Founder, publisher and editor in chief of the news site voceditalia.it, journalist, writer and researcher, Marco Marsili has been professor of journalism at the University of Insubria (Uninsubria) in Varese, and coordinator of the Master in Communication and Multimedia Journalism. Served in the Italian Air Force, and is enrolled in the special roster of the Officials of the Selected Reserve by the General Staff of the Italian Army. As a journalist in conflict and war zones accredited at the Ministry of Defence, has been in Afghanistan in 2005 (NATO mission ISAF VIII, Italian missions ITALFOR Kabul XII, and KMNB VIII), and in 2008 at the Italian Military Assistance Mission (MIATM) in Malta. Electoral observer for OECD/ODIHR, wrote and published 12 books regarding politics, digital media communication and journalism, and has several publications in academic journals. Expert in political and institutional communication, is concerned with geopolitical, terrorism, counterterrorism, defense and security issues, holds an Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in History, Studies of Security and Defense. Researcher at CEI-IUL (Center for International Studies) of the University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL), and at CINAMIL (Army Research Center), is Ph.D. candidate in History, Studies of Security and Defense at ISCTE-IUL in partnership with the Military Academy of Portugal. Focuses his research on the legal, political and human dimension of the system of blacklisting of terrorism. Served various public offices, as well as corporate CEO. Achieved various acknowledgments, among which stand out the silver plate of the President of the Italian Republic and the gold medal of the Province of Milan. More infos at marcomarsili.it.

Key Publications

Marsili, Marco (2016). The Birth of a (Fake?) Nation at the Aftermath of the Decomposition of USSR. The Unsolved Issue of Post-Soviet ‘Frozen Conflicts’, Proelium, 1, Serie X (10), pp. 155-172.

Marsili, Marco (2015). Il Sistema di informazioni del Portogallo: dal sistema dualistico di sicurezza al concetto monistico di sicurezza nazionale. Storia e Futuro: Rivista di Storia e Storiografia Contemporanea online, 39.

Marsili, Marco (2015). Propaganda and International Relations: an Outlook in Wartime. Vozes dos Vales, 9 (7), 1-38.

Marsili, Marco (2015). Brazil: the Carambole Strategy of a Rising Power. Universities: Relações Internacionais, 13 (1), 63-83.

Marsili, Marco (2015). The Islamic State: A Clash within the Muslim Civilization for the New Caliphate. Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, 39 (2).

Publications

Marsili, M. (2016) "The Birth of a (Fake?) Nation at the Aftermath of the Decomposition of USSR. The Unsolved Issue of Post-Soviet ‘Frozen Conflicts’", Proelium: Revista Científica da Academia Militar, 10, pp. 161-178.

Marsili, M. (2015) "The Islamic State: A Clash within the Muslim Civilization for the New Caliphate", Studies in Conflict & Terrorism

Marsili, M. (2015) "Propaganda and international relations: an outlook in wartime", ArtCiencia.com: Revista de Arte, Ciência e Comunicação, IX (19), 1-26.

Marsili, M. (2015) "Brazil: the carambole strategy of a rising power", Universitas: Relações Internacionais, 13(1), 63-83.

Marsili, M. (2015) "Il Sistema di informazioni del Portogallo: dal sistema dualistico di sicurezza al concetto monistico di sicurezza nazionale", Storia e Futuro: Rivista di Storia e Storiografia Contemporanea online, 1-31, 39.