Edoardo Chiti (1969) is Professor of Administrative Law in the University of La Tuscia, Italy.
He graduated summa cum laude at the Faculty of Law of the University of Florence and specialized at the University College London (LL.M.) and at the European University Institute (Ph.D.). He has collaborated from 1995 to 2005 to the activities of the chair of Administrative Law of the Faculty of Law of the University of Rome, held by Professor Sabino Cassese. He was researcher in Administrative Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Lecce (2000-2002). He was Associate Professor of Administrative Law at the same Faculty (2002-2006). Both as a researcher and as an Associate Professor, he has taught European Union Law and Administrative Law. He was Associate Professor of European Union Law at the Faculty of Political Sciences of the University of La Tuscia (November 2006-December 2011), where he holds the position of Full Professor of Administrative Law since January.
He is member of the European Group of Public Law and of the Istituto per le ricerche sulle pubbliche amministrazioni – Irpa. He is member of the Scientific Board of the Giornale di diritto amministrativo, member of the Advisory Board of the Revista de Derecho de la Unión Europea, and member of Advisory Board for the legal publications of the Italian publisher Il Mulino.
His main research interests are EU administrative law, global administrative law, comparative administrative law, and the administrative law of the market.
His representative publications include the monographs Le agenzie europee. Unità e decentramento nelle amministrazioni comunitarie, Padova, Cedam, 2002; L’integrazione amministrativa europea, with C. Franchini, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2003; and L’amministrazione militare, Milano, Giuffrè, 2007; and the volumes La scienza del diritto amministrativo nella seconda metà del XX secolo, edited together with L. Torchia, A. Sandulli and R. Perez, Napoli, Editoriale Scientifica, 2008; Il regime linguistico dei sistemi comuni europei. Multilinguismo e monolinguismo nell’Unione europea, edited together with R. Gualdo, Milano, Giuffrè, 2008; Global Administrative Law and EU Administrative Law, edited together with B.G. Mattarella, Berlin e Heidelberg, Springer, 2011; and The European Rescue of the European Union? The Existential Crisis of the European Political Project, with A.J. Menéndez e P.G. Teixeira, Arena Report No 3/12 and Recon Report N. 19, 2012. He has written several essays on administrative law beyond the State, the administrative law of the market, and comparative administrative law; these essays include: La disciplina procedurale della regolazione, in Rivista trimestrale di diritto pubblico, 2004, p. 679 ff.; Decentralisation and Integration into the Community Administrations: A New Perspective on European Agencies, in European Law Journal, 2004, p. 403 ff.; The European Security and Defense Administration Within the Context of the Global Legal Space, New York University School of Law, Jean Monnet Working Paper 7/2007; The Resources of European Security, in European Public Law Review, 2008; An important part of the EU’s institutional machinery. Features, Problems and Perspectives of European Agencies, in Common Market Law Review, 2009, p. 1395 ff.; and The Administrative Law of the Roman Catholic Church. A Comparative Inquiry, New York University School of Law, Jean Monnet Working Paper 12/2010; The Governance of Compliance, in Compliance and EU law, in M. Cremona (Ed.), Compliance and the Enforcement of EU Law, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2012, p. 31 ff.; L’accountability delle reti di autorità amministrative dell’Unione europea, in Rivista italiana di diritto pubblico comunitario, 2012, p. 29 ff.; The European rescue of the European Union, with A.J. Menéndez and P.G. Teixeira, in The European Rescue of the European Union? The Existential Crisis of the European Political Project, with A.J. Menéndez and P.G. Teixeira, Arena Report No 3/12 and Recon Report N. 19, 2012, p. 391 ff.; European Agencies’ Rule-Making, Powers, Procedures and Assessment, in European Law Journal, 2013, p. 93 ff.; and The Constitutional Implications of the Financial and Public Debt Crisis, with P.G. Teixeira, in Common Market Law Review, 2013, p. 683 ff.