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Ilaria Cicola

Adjunct professor

Department of History and Cultures

Department of Cultural Heritage

Vicepresidenza della Scuola di Lettere e Beni culturali - Bologna

Teaching tutor

Department of History and Cultures

Short Bio

Adjunct Professor at Bologna University since 2017, she pursues her research in Arabic Medieval Alchemy, Medieval Linguistics end Grammar. She is most interested in computational linguistics and corpora linguistics.

She obtained her Ph.D. in 2016, after a co-tutoring between "La Sapienza" in Rome and the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes (EPHE) in Paris. Her Ph.D. thesis was tutored by Giuliano Lancioni (Roma 3) and Piere Lory (EPHE) and is entitled "Alchemy and computer, a computational analysis of the Jabirian corpus". She is involved in the informal research group "Arabo a Roma 3" since its beginnings and she is memberof AIUCD (Italian Association for Digital Humanities and Digital Culture)since 2018.

She works with the Institute for Oriental Studies "Carlo Alfonso Nallino" in their project aimed to digitise the scientific publication "Oriente Moderno"

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Dipartimento di Storia Culture Civiltà
Piazza San Giovanni in Monte 2, Bologna - Go to map

Dipartimento di Beni Culturali
Via degli Ariani 1, Ravenna - Go to map

Vicepresidenza della Scuola di Lettere e Beni culturali - Bologna
Via Zamboni 34, Bologna - Go to map

Office hours

In light of the new measures taken by the Alma Mater University of Bologna in order to fight COVID-19, office hours will be held via Skype or Teams. 

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This is valid for both Arabic Language students and ARCO students in need of tutoring.