Professor Sheriff Folarin received Professor Raffaele Marchetti to the Department of Political Science and International Relations, Covenant University. They discussed extensively on areas of common interest to the two departments as it relates with research collaborations, staff and students exchanges and so on. Prof. Marchetti also had stimulating classroom interactions with the department's undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Prof. Raffaele Marchetti is the Deputy Rector for Internationalization and Associate Professor at LUISS Guido Carli of Rome, where he teaches International Relations in the Department of Political Sciences and in the School of Government. In LUISS, he also holds a Jean Monnet Module on European Union’s Engagement with Civil Society (2012-2015) and coordinates the preparatory course for the diplomatic concours. His research interests are about global politics, global governance, transnational civil society, democracy, and political risk.