Davide Denti obtained a PhD in International Studies at the University of Trento in April 2018 with a thesis on "The European Union and Member State Building in Bosnia and Herzegovina". He holds an MA in International Relations from the University of Milan (2008) and an Advanced Master in European Studies from the College of Europe (2011), where he also served as teaching assistant. He has previously worked in development cooperation and humanitarian aid. Davide has published articles in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters in English and French. His research interests include EU enlargement, europeanisation and state-building, as well as memory studies.