Valentina PIOL
35° cohort

Valentina Piol is a PhD student at the School of International Studies of the University of Trento (Italy). Her research focuses on measures against ethnic organised crime groups (such as Nigerian and Chinese) in EU Member States. Before she applied for the doctoral program, she conducted research on trafficking in human beings and transnational organised crime at eCrime, a research centre on criminology at the University of Trento. She has a Master’s Degree with honours in Law from the University of Trento with a dissertation on the EU project Finoca 2.0.