Antonio Cerella is a Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations in the Department of Social and Political Sciences at NTU, and a Research Associate of the Center for Advanced International Theory at the University of Sussex, UK. From 2015 to 2018, he served as the Convenor of CRIPT – the British International Studies Association working group on Contemporary Research on International Political Theory. He is also the Co-Convenor and Treasurer of the Political Thought Specialist Group of the British Political Studies Association (PSA) and the Online MA in International Relations Co-Course Leader. After receiving a doctorate in Political Theory and International Studies from the Scuola Normale Superiore (2011), Antonio worked as a Research Fellow at the School of Global Studies, University of Sussex (2011-12), a Lecturer in Politics and IR at the University of Central Lancashire (2012-17), and later a Senior Lecturer at Kingston University London (2017-2022). His expertise encompasses political theory and security studies. His work has been published in leading journals such as the Review of International Studies, TELOS, Security Dialogue, Millennium, and International Politics. Antonio has also co-edited several volumes of The Sacred and the Political (Bloomsbury Academic, 2016) and Heidegger and the Global Age (Rowman & Littlefield International, 2017) and has authored two books, most recently Genealogies of Political Modernity (Bloomsbury Academic, 2020).