Ermes Antonucci is Ph.D. Candidate in “Politics: History, Theory, Science” at Luiss University. His research interests focus on the history of the Italian judiciary and on the analysis of judicial policies and institutions. At the moment, he is conducting his Ph.D. research on the history of the Italian judiciary in the republican period. The working title of his thesis is ‘History of the Italian judiciary in the Republican period: between institutional continuity and change (1948-2020)”.



  • Ph.D. Candidate at Luiss University (2019-2023)
  • Second level M.A  in Parliament and Public Policy, Luiss University (2017)
  • M.A in Government and Public Communication, Luiss University and Radboud University in Nijmegen. (cum laude, 2015)
  • B.A. in Political Science, Luiss University (cum laude, 2013)
  • Judicial journalist and communicaton specialists in the field of litigation and crisis management.

Research interests: 

History, Judiciary, Judicial system, Institutions, Institutional development, History of institutions, Policy analysis, Political system, Bureaucracy, Criminal justice, Public prosecution, Trial by media, Communication