Sandro Mezzadra is Associate Professor of Political Theory at the University of Bologna. He is on the editorial boards of Studi Culturali, Scienza & Politica and Filosofia Politica.
He is the co-editor of The Borders of Justice with Étienne Balibar and Ranabir Samaddar (Temple University Press 2011). Border as Method, a book he is currently writing with Brett Neilson, will come out in 2012 from Duke University Press. He has written widely on the areas of migration, capitalism, colonialism and post-colonialism, Italian operaismo and autonomist Marxism. He has held a Post-doctoral Fellowship at the University of Turin (1994-96), the Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung Research Scholarship at the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (1997-98) and the Max Planck Gesellschaft für Rechtsgeschichte, Frankfurt (1999).
Mezzadra has been visiting scholar and professor in many places, including Buneos Aires, the University of Western Sydney, Duke University, the Columbia University Institute for Scholars at Reid Hall (Paris) and the University of Ljubljana.