Faculty Spotlight

Oreste Foppiani
Oreste Foppiani

Oreste Foppiani, Ph.D., is the head of Webster's International Relations Department in Geneva. As a political analyst and scholar with an interest in Diplomatic History, Security Studies, and International Politics, he focused his research on US-EU relations, EU integration, WWII and the early Cold War period. He is now working on a research project on the US “rebalance” toward Asia. In addition to teaching and research, Dr. Foppiani is also a permanent correspondent to the UN Office in Geneva and a senior officer of the Italian Navy Reserve.