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Ilaria Cicola

Adjunct professor

Department of Cultural Heritage

Vicepresidenza della Scuola di Lettere e Beni culturali - Bologna

Department of History and Cultures

Research fellow

Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

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. Starting February 1st, sher is a research fellow in the PRIN project: "Environmental Anomalies & Political Legitimacy in Global Eurasia, 12th-14th century", P.I. Professor Ines Peta.

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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