Classical High School Diploma at Liceo Marco Minghetti of Bologna (1975); Graduated with Praise in Law at the University of Bologna; Title of the dissertation: "Proposals for the introduction of the direct appeal of constitutionality in Italian law" (1980).
He holds two post-lauream specializations at the Menendèz Pelajo University in Madrid (1983) and at USIS (United States Informations Service) in Whashington (1984). Enabled in the teaching of legal subjects in higher schools (1984).
Assistant Professor in Constitutional Law since 1984.
Assistant Professor at the University of Bologna for the teachings of:
Comparative Law of the Environment at the Faculty of Environmental Sciences (1993/94 to 1996/97).
Italian constitutional law and comparative at the Faculty of Political Science (from 1997/98 to 2000/01).
Public Law at the Faculty of Business Economics (2001/02).
He also taught at the School of Specialization in Environmental Law at the University of Bologna (headquarters in Ravenna), at the School of Specialization in Hygiene and Preventive Medicine and in numerous courses at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Bologna.
He has taught Health Law at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery (from 2004 to 2012).
He taught public law and privatization of public companies at the Faculty of Economics (2004/2011).
He taught Law and economics at the Faculty of Economics (2011/2014).
Always at the Faculty of Economics he taught public law institutions (from 2008 to 2013)
Since 2013, he has been teaching Public Law Institutions at the School of Political Science both in Social Services and in International Development and Cooperation.
Legal Adviser of the Veneto Region, was a member of the Commission chaired by Prof. Livio PALADIN, established by the Regional Council of Veneto for the reform of the Regional Statute and for the regional legislative initiative on the reform of the decree 616/1997. Co-head of the daily newspaper "Italy today", for which he has written numerous articles of constitutional law. Coordinator with Prof. Giuseppe DE VERGOTTINI and Prof. Nicola MATTEUCCI of one of the research groups at the Emilia-Romagna Region for the celebratory studies of the fiftieth anniversary of the Constituent Assembly.
Membership in scientific and editorial committees
He is a member of the scientific board of the magazine "Hiram".
Scientific Director of the Professional Advocacy Training Program, accredited by the Bologna Bar Association in the 2oo8 Educational Year, for the Dante Alighieri Committee of Bologna, with introductory reports to the following accredited conferences in the Educational Year 2008:
A) "Compensation of Damages by the PA: Administrative Judgment and Share of Jurisdiction" (Bologna, 10 March 2008)
B) "The succession in time of reform of penal provisions" (Bologna, March 31, 2008)
C) "Bureau of law in civil process and administrative process" (Bologna, 20 May 2008)
D) "Repressing unauthorised development in Emilia-Romagna" (Bologna, 3 December 2008)
E) "Institution of the Ombudsman for the Protection of Constitutional Principles on Administrative Action" (Bologna, 12 January 2009)
F) The Principle of the Right Process and its Jurisprudence Applications "(Bologna, 19 January 2009)
Bologna Provincial Councillor (from 1980 to 1985).
Member of GPA at the Prefecture of Bologna (from 1981 to
City Councillor of the city of Bologna (from 1990 to 1995).
Municipal Councillor of the Municipal Council of Bologna,
responsible for traffic, transportation, municipal police and
demographic services (from 1990 to 1993).
Provincial Councillor of Bologna (from 1995 to 1999).
City Councillor of the city of Bologna from 1999 to 2004, as
well as the Mayor's delegate for relations with the University.
Chairman of the Committee of Bologna of the Dante Alighieri
Society (since 2004)
. OTHER NEWS Legal advisor of the Veneto region, he was part of the
Commission chaired by Prof. Livio PALADIN, established by the
Regional Council of Veneto for the reform of the Regional Statute
and the regional legislative initiative to reform the Decree
616/1977. Collaborator of the newspaper "Italia oggi",
for which he wrote many articles of constitutional law. Coordinator
together with Prof. Giuseppe De Vergottini and Prof. Nicola
Matteucci of one of the research groups at the Regione
Emilia-Romagna for planning of the 50th anniversary
commemoration of the Constituent Assembly.