Felia Allum joined the Department in 2002 as Lecturer in Italian History and Politics. She did a degree at the University of Newcastle and a MSc (Econ) in European Politics and Policy at the London School of Economics. She is co-convenor of the European Consortium for Political Research Standing Group on organised crime.
She is the author of Allum, F., 2006. Camorristi, Politicians and Businessmen:The Transformation of Organized Crime in Post-War Naples. Northern Universities Press. (Italian Perspectives; 11) and The Invisible Camorra, Neapolitan Crime families across Europe, (Itaca: Cornell University Press, 2016).