School of Transnational Governance

Claudio Radaelli



STG Chair

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  • Practice of Policy Design


A political scientist specialised in public policy, Claudio Radaelli joined the School of Transnational Governance as Professor in September 2020. His research interests include the policy process of the European Union, the effects of EU policies on the Member States, the roles and usages of expertise and ideas in public policy and administration, regulatory reform and regulatory analysis tools.

Professor Radaelli was awarded two advanced grants by the European Research Council. He brings to the European University Institute the ERC project Protego, Procedural Tools for Effective Governance. He has published more than 80 articles in refereed political science journals and 55 book chapters.

As visiting Professor at the College of Europe in Bruges, he offers a workshop on regulatory reform. Professor Radaelli  has trained public managers from more than 30 countries in how to use regulatory policy instruments. He is the editor-in-chief of the International Review of Public Policy. He serves on the editorial boards of journals such as European Journal of Risk and Regulation, Journal of Public Policy, Political Studies Review, and Regulation & Governance.

Prior to joining the STG, he was Professor of Public Policy at University College London (2018-2020), Director of the Centre for European Governance at the University of Exeter (2004-2018) and Professor of Public Policy at the University of Bradford. Professor Radaelli is on long-term leave of absence from UCL. 

He was awarded the annual IdEx Chair at the Centre Emile Durkheim at the University of Bordeaux (2014).