Education & Academic Positions

  • Dec. 2017 - present
    Assistant Professor (RTD/b) @ UNIPD
    Department of Information Engineering, University of Padua, Italy
    Tenure-track position of type B
    Italian National Scientific Qualification for the role of Associate Professor in Computer Engineering obtained in April 2017 and for the role of Full Professor in Computer Engineering obtained in July 2018.
  • 2016 - 2017
    Assistant Professor (RTD/a) @ UNIPD
    Department of Information Engineering, University of Padua, Italy.
  • 2016 - 2017
    Visiting Scholar @ Penn
    Department of Computer and Information Science, University of Pennsylvania, USA.
  • 2015 - 2016
    Senior Post-Doc Researcher
    Department of Information Engineering, University of Padua, Italy.
    Title of the research project: Evaluation of Information Retrieval techniques based on keyword search over relational databases
  • 2013 - 2015
    Senior Post-Doc Researcher
    Department of Information Engineering, University of Padua, Italy.
    Title of the research project: Experimental evaluation of proactive access information systems working on social and streaming data
  • 2011 - 2013
    Junior Post-Doc Researcher
    Department of Information Engineering, University of Padua, Italy.
    Title of the research project: Harnessing the Scientific Data Produced by the Experimental Evaluation of Multilingual Information Access Systems by means of Advanced, Distributed and Open Infrastructures
  • 2008 - 2011
    Ph D
    School in Information Engineering of the Department of Information Engineering, University of Padua.
    Title of the thesis: Title of the thesis: A Set-Based Approach to Deal with Hierarchical Structures (Supervisor Prof. Maristella Agosti)
  • 2009 - 2010
    Visiting Researcher
    School of Informatics of the University of Edinburgh, UK.
    Database research group under the scientific supervision of Prof. Peter Buneman
  • 2007
    Post-Graduate Diploma
    Design, Management and Conservation of Public and Private Digital Archives, University of Padua and University of Macerata, Italy
  • 2005 - 2006
    Master Degree in Computer Science Engineering
    Computer Science Engineering, University of Padua.
    Title of the thesis: "Analysis, Management and Harvest of Archive Metadata". Supervising Prof: Maristella Agosti
  • 2001 - 2004
    Bachelor Degree in Computer Science Engineering
    Computer Science Engineering, University of Padua.