Professor & Exchange Program Coordinator
Department of Political Science, Science Building
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 Canada
Telephone: (709) 864-8185
BA, Laurea (University of Venice, Ca' Foscari); MA (Carleton); PhD (McGill)
Areas for Student Research Supervision
- European Union
- Transatlantic relations
- Foreign and defence policies of Western states, especially Canada and Italy
- Sports and politics
Examples of Recent Courses Taught
2200 Intro to International Politics
3280 Canadian Foreign Policy
3285 Sport and Politics
4250 The European Union
4280 American Foreign Policy
Mintz, E., D. Close and O. Croci (2018), 5th edition, Politics, Power and the Common Good: An Introduction to Politics. Toronto: Prentice Hall.
Croci, O. (2018) Review of Marco Valigi, Le medie potenze: teoria e prassi in politica estera, Milano: Vita e Pensiero, 2017 in Canadian Foreign Policy Journal https://doi.org/10.1080/11926422.2018.1478316
Croci, O. (2017) "Twice lost in translation: what referee Dattilo really said to Colombo in the greatest upset in World Cup history, England v USA, 1950", Soccer and Society https://doi.org/10.1080/14660970.2018.1425683
Croci, O. (2017). "(Association) Football and Newfoundland's national identity: 1878-1915." Soccer and Society https://doi.org/10.1080/14660970.2017.1380631
Croci, O. (2017). "Football Supporters' Trusts in Italy: A Horizontal Survey and the Case of Sambenedettese," in B. Garcia and J. Zheng (eds.), Football and Supporter Activism in Europe. Whose Game Is It? London: Palgrave, pp. 65-88.
Croci, O. (2015/16) "The mystery of Carpasian Road", Newfoundland Quarterly, 108 (3): 29.
Croci, O. (2015) “All quiet on the Western front: Italy and transatlantic relations” in L. Marchi Balossi-Restelli, R. Whitman and G. Edwards (eds.), Italy's Foreign Policy in the 21st Century. A Contested Nature?, London: Routledge, pp. 43-64.