ZANI Matteo

Qualifica Cultore della materia
Sito web (scheda personale)
Struttura Dipartimento di Studi sull'Asia e sull'Africa Mediterranea
Sito web struttura:


 September 2015 - September 2017

MA “Global Studies in European Perspective” Erasmus Mundus program

1st year Universität Wien, Austria
2nd year (3rd Semester) Fudan University Shanghai, China
2nd year (4th Semester) Uniwesytet Wroclawski, Poland

Focus: Modern and Contemporary Global History, International relations, Environmental policy, Food security, Gender studies, Chinese Culture and History, Political science, Memory Studies, Trauma Theory, Cultural studies regarding gender and race .

 October 2010 – December 2013

BA “Language Mediation and Intercultural Communication”

1st / 2nd years Universita’ degli Studi Milano, Italy
3rd year Universität Osnabrück, Germany

Focus: German culture, language and linguistic, Chinese culture, language and linguistic, International Relations, Economic history, Cultural sociology and anthropology, Translation and cultural mediation.

 September 2005 – July 2010

High School Language Diploma

High School “Liceo Linguistico Gaetana Agnesi”

Focus: English, German and Spanish language, history and culture



 January 2019- ongoing

Research fellow

at Università Ca' Foscari Venezia, Italy 

Within the research project : " Paths of rapprochement between Western Europe and the People’s Republic of China during the Cold War years: the cultural relations between the Federal Republic of Germany and the People's Republic of China, 1949-1972"


 March 2017 – May 2017

Intern within the project “Hi-story Lessons” at

European Network Remembrance and Solidarity, Warsaw, Poland

Task: Revising academic historical papers concerning the content and perspective on the topic, researching on the European 20th Century history remembrance and commemoration with a particular focus on East Europe and Germany, developing historical high school educational tools in order to create new entertaining educational strategies.



- Italian (mother tongue)

- English certified by IELTS (International English Language Testing System) ADVANCED LEVEL

- Spanish certified by DELE ( Diploma de Español come Lengua Extranjera) ADVANCED LEVEL

- German certified by DaF ( Deutsche als Fremdsprache ) ADVANCED LEVEL

- Chinese Mandarin certified by HSK Level 3 INTEMREDIATE LEVEL



Other activities 

- Co-founder of the Cultural Association " Dopolavoro Stadera "

Formation, promotion of the different forms of atistic expressions such as theater within the peripheric areas of the city of Milan focusing on the socio- cultural and political aspect of the theatrical work.