Mauro Galluccio, PhD, is a political scientist, psychologist, and cognitive behavioral therapist in clinical practice. He completed his Post-Doctoral Fellowship at the Johns Hopkins University, SAIS in Washington, DC. Dr. Galluccio is also PsyD and is the president of EANAM (European Association for Negotiation and Mediation) based in Brussels. He is advisor to the Joint Research Center (JRC) of the European Commission (EC) of the European Union (EU) on evidence-informed policymaking and seasoned expert evaluator and peer reviewer to the ERC (European Research Council) and REA (Research Executive Agency) of the EU for founding projects and programs of the EU.
Dr. Galluccio has worked for many years within the European Institutions of the EU as political analyst, communication officer and adviser. He has been a public speaker and professorial lecturer for more than 20 years to the EC of the EU (DG COMM – EC Presidency), in charge of the EU Institutions and policymaking. Dr. Galluccio has been adviser to the UNDP (United Nations Development Program) on a mentoring program for trainers.
He is the author of the 2020 book titled Science & Diplomacy: Negotiating the Essential Alliances, where he has authored a chapter with Dr. Aaron T. Beck. He is the editor and author of the Handbook of International Negotiation: Interpersonal, Intercultural, and Diplomatic Perspectives, (2015, Springer, New York), where he has authored two main chapters, among others, with Dr. Aaron T. Beck and Dr. Jeremy Safran. He is co-author Of Psychological Processes in International Negotiations: Theoretical and Practical Perspectives (with F. Aquilar, Springer, New York, 2008) and co-editor of Psychological and Political Strategies for Peace Negotiation: A Cognitive Approach (with F. Aquilar, Springer, New York, 2011).