Place and date of birth: Brescia,
Maturità classica (“Classic” High School Certificate),
1989-1990, at the “L. Galvani” Institute (Bologna).
Degree in Natural Sciences (University of Bologna), 20/03/1997,
Research Degree, Environmental Sciences: Protection and Handling
of Natural Resources (University of Bologna), 14th cycle, 3-year
Research Fellow (from 01/05/2000 for 2 years), Environmental
Sciences, at the Ravenna branch of the University of Bologna.
Masters in Biostatistics (Faculty of Statistical Sciences,
University of Bologna), Academic year 2001-2002.
Higher Diploma in 4QER-PSI IT system programming received on
17/12/1999 at the Centro Studi Aziendali Società Consortile r.l.
(Via Bigari, 3, 41028 Bologna), authorised and financed by the
Emilia Romagna Region and the European Social Fund.
Researcher in the BIO/03 scientific sector (Environmental and
Applied Botany), at the Ravenna branch of the University of Bologna
(started on 1 October 2002).
My research activities concern Vegetation and Landscape Ecology, with a special focus on land cover changes and the consequences on plant species diversity.
Associations: Member of
Società Botanica Italiana (SBI); Società Italiana di Scienza della
Vegetazione (SISV); Società Italiana di Ecologia del Paesaggio (SIEP-IALE); Unione Bolognese Naturalisti (UBN).
Language skills: English and German