PROFESSOR BRIEF BIOGRAPHY:
Claudia Bernardi obtained her PhD in Euro-American Studies at Università degli studi Roma Tre (2013); she is postdoctoral fellow of the “Weatherhead Initiative on Global History” at Harvard University where she developed her new research project on “A global history of labour mobility and guest worker programs” that has been funded by Harvard University (2014-15) and the “Europa Institut. Institute for European Global Studies” of Basel Universität (2016).
She has published scientific papers and articles on national and international journals, and book chapters in edited volumes in Europe and Latin America. Currently, she is working on a monograph entitled “La Fabbrica della Mobilità. Storia della frontiera e dei migranti messicani negli Stati Uniti (1836-1964)”. Among her research interests are the global history of Americas, labor migrations from Latin America to U.S.A., and the Mexican-US border.