Roberta Bisi, graduated in Political Sciences in 1982, Ph. D. in
Criminology in 1989.
She has been enrolled in the Psychologists'Association List of
Emilia Romagna since 1993- ex.art.33 Law 18 Feb.1989,
In March 2002, she was called as a member of the Commission on
crime victims support, set up by the Ministry of Justice.
Since 2001, she is Full Professor in Criminology and Sociology
of Law, of Deviance and Social Change at the Faculty of
Political Sciences “Roberto Ruffilli”, University of Bologna
She is a member of the Boards of Ph.D. in Criminology and in
Sociology and Social Research (Department of Sociology) and among
other activities in the field of victimology she uses to train
social control and security operators.
In January 2008 she was visiting professor at Toulouse
University, Faculty of Political Science.
She is the Director of the C.I.R.Vi.S. (Interdisciplinary Center
of Research on Victimology and Security), Department of Sociology
and Business Law, University of Bologna.
She is the chief of the Editorial Board of the Rivista di
Criminologia, Vittimologia e Sicurezza (The Criminology,
Victimology and Security Journal).
She is the Vice Chairman of the Board of the Italian Society of
Victimology. She is an honorary member of the Mexican Society
She is the author of a great number of works, papers,
articles, books. Some of them deal with the contribution of the
Classics to the foundation of criminology and victimology