Giorgio Comai

Giorgio Comai is senior researcher and data analyst at the Centre for International Cooperation. He earned his PhD at Dublin City University's School of Law and Government and most of his research is focused on post-Soviet affairs and conflicts in the region. 

In recent years, he has increasingly been working on structured approaches for analysing online sources in conflict studies and international relations, data collection methods, and related ethical issues. He has also been working as a data analyst and consultant, crunching data for the European Data Journalism Network (EDJNet), writing code and developing packages in the R programming language, and working on data visualisation and geographic data analysis.