Main position/role: Full Professor in History of Religions, Sapienza University of Rome
|Alessandro Saggioro is Full Professor in History of Religions at Sapienza, University of Rome, Italy, and is currently leading a special project realized in cooperation with the Kingdom of Bahrain and dedicated to Inter-faith dialogue and peaceful coexistence. He has been working in the field of the history of religions since 1995, when he started his PhD, obtained in 1999. He has dealt with the dynamics of pluralism, territories, and knowledge of the religious fact.
His career has been characterized by a long experience in directing courses of every level and in several activities involving the coordination of research groups, the organization of national and international conferences, the direction of various editorial products. He has directed a Master on Religions and Cultural mediation and is currently director of the PhD in History and cultures of Europe.