Current position (since April 2018). Assistant Professor (Rtd A). Ca’ Foscari University, Venice.
February 2017 – March 2018. Postdoctoral Researcher. LUISS Guido Carli, Rome.
April 2016 – December 2016. Research Fellow. Bocconi University. European Project ITSSOIN Impact of the Third Sector as Social Innovation. Field: Arts and Culture.
February 2013 – July 2016. PhD Candidate in Management Science. IMT School for Advanced Studies, Lucca.
January 2015 – September 2015. Visiting Research Scholar. The Stephen M. Ross School of Business. University of Michigan, United States of America. Strategy Department.
April 2011 – December 2012. Research Assistant. Bocconi University, Milan. ASK Research Center (Art, Science and Knowledge). Projects: “Strategic and Organizational Development of Maggio Musicale Fiorentino”. “The Value Created by Teatro alla Scala”
April 2012 – December 2012. SDA Bocconi School of Management, Milan. Tutor and Teaching Assistant of EMMAP, Executive Master in Management of Public Administration.
MAIN RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Strategic management of cultural organisations, cultural participation and audience development, cultural innovation and category spanning in the cultural field, social innovation.
July 2016. PhD in Management Science (PhD thesis defense evaluated as excellent by the Graduation Committee. IMT School for Advanced Studies, Lucca. Dissertation: Exploring the social, strategic and community-based antecedents of norm-breaking behaviors: evidence from the Italian opera field.
April 2011. Master of Science in Economics and Management in Arts, Culture, Media and Entertainment (two years) with a final grade of 110/110. Bocconi University, Milan. Dissertation: Strategic Practices and Italian Opera Houses’ Performance.
June 2009 Bachelor of Music. Piano degree (ten years). Academy of Music “Achille Peri”, Reggio Emilia.
December 2007. Bachelor of Economics and International Marketing (three years). Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia. Facoltà di Economia “Marco Biagi”. Dissertation: How fashion and dance make perfect partners.The case of Marella (Max Mara Group) and Fondazione Nazionale della Danza/ Compagnia Aterballetto.
July 2004 – High School Diploma. Scientific linguistic program, with a final grade of 100/100 (with honor). Liceo Scientifico “Aldo Moro”, Reggio Emilia.
FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS:
February 2017. Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (three years). LUISS Guido Carli
January 2017. Research Grant. Cariplo Foundation, Milan. Project: The Economy of Culture in the Lombardy Region.
April 2016.Research Fellowship. Bocconi University. European Research Project ITSSOIN: Impact of the third sector as social innovation. Field: Arts and Culture.
June 2015. Winner of the Best Conference Paper. AIMAC 2015 – International Conference on Arts and Cultural Management, Marseille, France. “Understanding the Profile of Omnivorous Music Consumers: Cultural Voracity vs. Taste Eclecticism”. Marseille, France, June, 2015.
June 2013.Winner of the Best Conference Paper. AIMAC 2013. International Conference on Arts and Cultural Management, Bogotà, Colombia. “Innovating within tradition. The case of Italian Opera”. Bogotà, Colombia, June, 2013.
February 2013. Doctoral Scholarship.IMT School for Advanced Studies, Lucca.
April 2011. Research Grant (two years). Bocconi University and ASK Research Center. Research assistant on the following projects: “Strategic and organizational development of Maggio Musicale Fiorentino”.“The Value Created by Teatro alla Scala”.
Since March 2018 Advanced Marketing for Arts and Cultural Organizations, Ca’ Foscari University, Venice.
April 2011 – February, 2013. Bocconi University. Teaching Assistant:
Performing Arts Management Workshop
Management of Cultural Organizations
Economics and Management of Public Administration
Fondamenti di Organizzazione
SDA Bocconi School of Management. Teaching Assistant of EMMAP: Executive Master in
Management Public Administration (EMMAP).