Sebastian Rosato

Sebastian Rosato

On Leave Fall 2018 and Spring 2019


Regular Faculty - Associate Professor


Director, Notre Dame International Security Program
Fellow, Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
Fellow, Nanovic Institute for European Studies


International Relations


Ph.D. University of Chicago

Research and Teaching Interests

International Relations Theory

Advising Specialties

International Relations


Sebastian Rosato is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame. He is the author of Europe United: Power Politics and the Making of the European Community (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2011) and has published scholarly articles in several journals, including the American Political Science Review, International Security, and Perspectives on Politics. Professor Rosato has been a fellow at the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame, and the John M. Olin Institute for Strategic Studies and the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University. He received a B.A. (Honors) in History from Cambridge University, an M.Phil. in International Relations from Oxford University, and a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Chicago. Before attending graduate school, he worked for Goldman Sachs in London.

Office Hours

Mondays and Wednesdays 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Contact Information

Office: 2165 Jenkins Nanovic Halls
Phone: 574-631-0378
Fax: 574-631-4405

Mailing Address

Department of Political Science
2060 Jenkins Nanovic Halls
Notre Dame, IN 46556


Rosato CV