Chiara Lovotti is Research Assistant for the MENA Centre at ISPI. She was awarded her Bachelor's in Foreign Languages and International Relations at the Catholic University of Milan. Lovotti also completed a Master in Development Studies at the University of Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) and one in Middle Eastern Studies at the Postgraduate School of Economics and International Relations (ASERI) of Milan. Prior to this, she worked as a Research Assistant in the Department of Development Studies at the University of Louvain-la-Neuve.
Her research focuses on social dynamics and political transformations in the MENA region.