Davide Lombardo

Davide Lombardo
Assistant Professor Faculty Fellow of Liberal Studies

Davide Lombardo is an Assistant Professor Faculty Fellow of Liberal Studies at NYU Shanghai. Lombardo also teaches history at NYU Florence and Kent State University Florence. His current project is an edited book with Marcella Simoni-Palgrave, expected for publication in 2021, on the 20th century history of racism in Italy. He holds a doctorate in History and Civilization from the European University Institute (Fiesole, Italy). His research focuses on European Urban Culture from the 19th to the 20th century. Lombardo holds an Italian degree in modern Italian history and a French degree in modern French history and has studied extensively in Edinburgh, York (UK), Grenoble (France), and Pisa and Florence (Italy). He has been a Visiting Research Fellow at the Lewis Walpole Library at Yale University, a Visiting Fellow at the Yale Center for British Art, and a Andrew W. Mellon Fellow at the Huntington Library.


  • PhD, History and Civilization
    European University Institute (Fiesole, Italy)