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Maura Ferri

Junior assistant professor (fixed-term)

Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering

Academic discipline: CHIM/11 Chemistry and Biotechnology of Fermentation

Curriculum vitae

- National scientific habilitation as Associated Professor, 6th November 2018, sector 05/A1-Botany.

- PhD in Cell Biology and Physiology, 3rd April 2008, University of Bologna. Thesis title: "Chitosan effects on polyphenol compounds in grape cell cultures: molecular and metabolic approach".

- Degree in Industrial Biotechnologies, 25th March 2004 with 110/110 cum laude, University of Bologna. Thesis title: "A grapevine anti-oxidant: determination of resveratrol content and immunolocalization of the enzyme stilbene synthase in elicited cell cultures".

- since March 2017, junior assistant professor, Dept. Civil, Chemical, Enviromental, and Materials Engineering (DICAM), University of Bologna.

- 26th January 2017, winner of Study Prize "Extraction and characterisation of bioactive molecules from plant materials", Dept. Biological, Gelogical, Enviromental Sciences, University of Bologna.

-August 2016-March 2017, collaboration with Plant Biology and Biotechnology Lab, Dept. Biological, Gelogical, Enviromental Sciences, University of Bologna.

- January 2014-July 2016, post-doc grant, Dept. Biological, Gelogical, Enviromental Sciences, University of Bologna, supervisor Dr. A. Tassoni.

- May 2012-December 2013, post-doc grant, Dept. Civil, Chemical, Enviromental, and Materials Engineering (DICAM), University of Bologna, supervisor Prof. F. Fava.

- January 2008-April 2012, post-doc grants, Dept. Biology E.S., University of Bologna, supervisor Dr. A. Tassoni.

- 2017/18-onwards, lecturer course "Plants, Environment and Society" (part 2), Natural Sciences degree course, University of Bologna.

- 2009/10-2017/18, teaching assistant of laboratory activities for the course of "Plant Biology", Natural Sciences degree course, University of Bologna.

- 2008/09, lecturer 20 hours practical course “Transgenic Plant Lab”, Biotechnology degree course, University of Bologna.

- 2005-2007, PhD student in "Cell Biology and Physiology", supervisor Prof. N. Bagni, Department of Biology E.S., University of Bologna.

- 27 April-15 August 2007, at the John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK; Marco Polo Programme, University of Bologna, project title "Identification and quantification of grape proteins by quantitative proteomics and mass spectrometry analysis".

- 2006/07-2007/08, teaching assistant of laboratory activities for the course of "Botany and laboratory of environmental botany", Natural Sciences degree course, University of Bologna.

- 16 November 2005-15 November 2006, tutor for 400 hours of didactic-educative activities and collaboration with the President of the Degree Course in Natural Sciences.

- 2005, short periods in important European research centres: Institute of Food Research, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, UK; John Innes Centre Proteomics Facility, Norwich, UK; Bicocca Milan University.

- 20th July 2004, winner of Productivity Prize, financed by the Sant'Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Department of Pharmacology, University of Bologna.