Education & Academic Positions

  • January 16 2017 - Present
    Assistant Professor (Researcher) @UniPD
    Department of Information Engineering, University of Padua, Italy.
    Title of the research project: DAKKAR: DAta benchmarK for Keyword-based Access and Retrieval, Starting Grants project promoted by University of Padua and Fondazione CARIPARO. Supervisor Professor: Maristella Agosti.
  • March 2016 - January 2017
    Senior Post-Doc Research Fellow
    Department of Electrical & Information Engineering, Polytechnic of Bari, Italy.
    Title of the research project: "Analisi ed allineamento semantico di sorgenti dati non strutturate". Supervisor Professor: Tommaso Di Noia.
  • 2015 - 2016
    Senior Post-Doc Research Fellow
    IIT, CNR, Pisa, Italy.
    Title of the research project: "MIB: My Information Bubble" founded by Registro.it. Supervisor Researcher: Marinella Petrocchi.
  • 2013 - 2015
    Senior Post-Doc Research Fellow
    Department of Computer Science, University of Pisa.
    Title of the research project: "RIS project: Ricerca e Innovazione nella Sanità" founded by Tuscany Region. Supervisor Prof: Giuseppe Attardi.
  • 2012 - 2013
    Junior Research Fellow
    Department of Computer Science, University of Bologna, Italy. .
    Title of the research project: "IMPACT: Information Monitoring, Propagation Analysis and Community detection in Social Network Sites", FIRB project. Supervisor Prof: Danilo Montesi.
  • 2011 - 2012
    Second Level Master in Computer Security and Digital Forensics
    CRIS: Centro di Ricerca Interdipartimentale sulla Sicurezza e Prevenzione dei Rischi, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy.
    Title of the thesis: "Lo sviluppo di uno strumento automatico per il recupero dei dati da un disco parzialmente danneggiato". Supervisor Prof. Massimo Bernaschi.
  • 2007 - 2010
    Ph D
    Department of Computer Science, University of Bari, Italy.
    Title of the thesis: Linux file system optimization and administration tools redesign in Python” (Supervisor Prof. Salvatore Caporaso and Prof: Sebastiano Pizzutilo).
  • 2005 - 2006
    Master Degree in Computer Science Engineering
    Department of Computer Engineering, University of Calabria.
    Title of the thesis: "Information Intelligence: gestione semantica di informazioni semi e non strutturate". Supervisor Prof: Domenico Saccà.
  • 2001 - 2004
    Bachelor Degree in Computer Science Engineering
    Department of Computer Engineering, University of Calabria.