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Federico Manuel Giorgi

Associate Professor

Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology

Academic discipline: BIO/18 Genetics

Curriculum vitae


Associate Professor of Bioinformatics at University of Bologna, Italy.


Senior Assistant Professor of Bioinformatics at University of Bologna, Italy.


Research Scientist at Cancer Research UK, Cambridge University (UK). Projects focused on early detection of Lung Cancer through gene network analysis. Supervisors Prof. Sir Bruce Ponder and Dr. Florian Markowetz


Research Scientist at Columbia University, New York (USA). Projects focused on the analysis of regulatory network activation in cancer patients. Supervisor Prof. Andrea Califano


Research Fellow at Institute of Applied Genomics, Udine (Italy). Projects focused on Transcriptomics, RNA-Seq, DNA-Seq and Allele Specific Expression in crop plants. Supervisor Prof. Michele Morgante


PhD in Bioinformatics of Molecular Plant Physiology, University of Potsdam (Germany). Thesis title: “Expression-based reverse engineering of Plant Transcriptional Networks”. Thesis supervisor Prof. Dr. Mark Stitt

Final grade magna cum laude


Enrolled in a three-year PhD program at Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Golm (Germany). PhD subject: Bioinformatics and Statistical Learning applied to Plant Biology, within Integrative Carbon Biology group, supervisor Dr. Björn Usadel


MSc in Bioinformatics, course of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, University of Bologna (Italy). Thesis title: "Construction of a Database to analyze network features of cancer-related genes", supervisor Prof. Francesca Ciccarelli

Final grade 110/110 cum laude


BSc in Molecular Biology, course of Biotechnology, University of Bologna (Italy). Thesis title: “Analysis of Erb-B1 gene mutations in relation to sensitivity to Iressa in human tumoral cells”, supervisors Prof. Giovanni Capranico and Prof. Giuseppe Giaccone

Final grade 110/110 cum laude


Trainee at Department of Oncology, Vrije Universiteit of Amsterdam (Netherlands), supervisor Dr. Josè Antonio Rodriguez


Scientific High School degree, Liceo “Enrico Fermi”, Bologna

Final grade 100/100 cum laude