There are 59 faculty members in the Department of Political Science for the academic term 2014-2015. Disciplinary fields include history, law, sociology, statistical sciences, anthropology, psychology, economics, political sciences, linguistics and translation studies.

Various faculty members are involved in committees with the Italian government and International organizations; they include a Goldsmith Award prize from Harvard University, the Vice-President of European Association for Comparative Economic Studies, notable columnists working for leading national newspapers, and scholars responsible for leading journals, books and research projects in their fields.