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Francesco Ubertini

Professor

Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering

Academic discipline: ICAR/08 Structural Mechanics

Rector

Curriculum vitae

Current Position

Rector of Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna (2015 to present).

since 2019: member of the Board of Rectors of UnaEuropa - University Alliance Europe (www.una-europa.eu).

since 2019: Board member of European University Association.

since 2017: Board member of Italian University Rectors Conference.

since 2016: Council member of the Observatory of the Magna Charta Universitatum.

since 2015: President of Federico Zeri Foundation. 

since 2015: President of Bologna Business School.

since 2015: President of Fibra – Fondazione culturale Italo Brasiliana.

since 2015: member of the Academy of Sciences of Bologna Institute.

since 2007: full professor of Mechanics of Solids and Structures.

 

Education and Previous Positions

2016 – 2019: President of Bononia University Press.

2017 – 2018: President of UniAdrion.

2012 – 2015: member of Academic Senate, Unibo.

2010 – 2015: head of Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental and Materials Engineering (DICAM), Unibo (www.dicam.unibo.it).

2013 – 2015: member of the Administrative Board of the Centro Ceramico, nominated by Unibo (www.cencerbo.it).

2010 – 2015: member of the Steering Committee of Centro Interdipartimentale di Ricerca Industriale in Edilizia e Costruzioni, Unibo.

2008 – 2015: tutor of Collegio Superiore, Unibo (www.collegio.unibo.it).

2002 – 2015: member of the Faculty of the Ph.D. Program in Civil, Chemical, Environmental and Materials Engineering, Unibo.

2010 – 2014: member of the Technical Committee on Computational Solid and Structural Mechanics, European Community on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences (www.eccomas.org).

2006 – 2013: member of the Executive Council of the Italian Group of Computational Mechanics (GIMC), AIMETA (www.aimeta.it).

2007 – 2010: head of Department of Structural, Transport, Hydraulic, Survey and Territory Engineering (DISTART), Unibo.

2008 – 2010: director of the 2nd level Master in Engineering management of risk induced by natural hazards, Unibo.

2003 – 2007: head of the Laboratory of Computational Mechanics (LAMC), DISTART, Unibo.

2001 – 2007: associate professor of Mechanics of Solids and Structures, at the Faculty of Engineering, Unibo.

2000 – 2001: assistant professor of Mechanics of Solids and Structures, at the Faculty of Engineering, Unibo.

1999 – 2000: contract researcher, at DISTART, Unibo.

1998 – 1999: post-doc­to­ral fellowship, Unibo.

1994 – 1998: Ph.D. in Structural Mechanics, Unibo.

1994: Master degree in Civil Engineering cum laude, Unibo.

 

Honors and Awards

2018: Cavaliere di Gran Croce, Ordine di Sant'Agata, Republic of San Marino.

2018: Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary.

2016: Thomas Hart Benton Mural Medallion, Indiana University.

2016: Albo d'oro, City of Perugia.


Scientific Organizing Activity

2018: co-chairman of 10th European Solid Mechanics Conference – ESMC 2018 (Bologna, 2-6 luglio 2018).

2014: member of Scientific Committee of 11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics – WCCM XI, 5th European Conference on Computational Methods – ECCM V and 6th European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics – ECFD VI (Barcellona, 20-25 luglio 2014,  www.wccm-eccm-ecfd2014.org/).

2014: co-chairman of International Seminar on Mechanics of Masonry Structures – MURICO 4 (Ravenna, 9-11 settembre 2014,  www.murico4.dicam.unibo.it/).

2012: member of Scientific Committee of XIX Italian Congress of Computational Mechanics – GIMC 2012 (Rossano, June 25–27, 2012).

2011: chairman of the Local Organizing Committee of XX Congress of the Italian Association of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics – AIMETA 2011 (Bologna, September 12–15, 2011).

2010: member of Scientific Committee of XVIII Italian Congress of Computational Mechanics – GIMC 2010 (Siracusa, September 22–24, 2010).

2009: member of Scientific Committee of 3° National Congress of MEchanics of Masonry Structures Strengthened with Composite Materials – MuRiCo 3 (Venezia, April 1-3, 2009).

2009: member of Organizing Committee of XIII Congress of Italian National Association of Earthquake Engineering –  ANIDIS 2009 (Bologna, June 28-July 2, 2009).

2008: member of Scientific Committee of XVII Italian Congress of Computational Mechanics – GIMC 2008 (Alghero, September 10–12, 2008).

2008: member of the Local Organizing Committee of 8th World Congress on Computational Mechanics – WCCM8 and 5th European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering – ECCOMAS 2008 (Venezia, June 30 – July 5, 2008).

2006: chairman of XVI Italian Congress of Computational Mechanics – GIMC 2006 (Bologna, June 26–28, 2006).

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