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ARic - Settore Research for Global Challenges
Sede: Ca' Foscari
Research Institute
Research Institute for Green and Blue Growth
Research Institute
Research Institute for Complexity

Ph.D. in Environmental Science. Research facilitator at the Research office - International Research section at Ca' Foscari.

Main duties: active support to fund raising activities, strategic development, targetted communication in the initiative Research for Global challenges

Research interests covering different topics under the Societal Challenges of H2020: Health, demographic change and wellbeing, Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research, and the Bioeconomy; Smart, green and integrated transport; Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials; Secure societies - protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens

Specific fields of expertise including nanosafety - classification and grouping of nanomaterials for the purpose of hazard assessment; Chemicals environmental risk assessment - environmental fate of chemicals and their impact on the environment and on human health; in silico methods - interest in how mathematical models are implemented through regulations to assess the impact of chemicals on the environment and on human health

Previous working experience

May 2018 - March 2019

Scientific support to the development of a classification tool applicable to nano-enabled products and on the definition of an ontology in support of the application of in silico methods in the frame of the H2020 project GRACIOUS at Greendecision Srl

Post Doc at the Environmental Chemistry and Risk Assessment Unit at the Department of Environmental Science Informatics and Statistics at the University Ca' Foscari of Venice - Prediction of environmental concentrations of emerging pollutants and their bioaccumulation in relevant species in the Lagoon of Venice (Venezia 2021 project funded by CORILA)

May 2014 - May 2017

Scientific Project Officer at the European Commission Joint Research Centre, Institute for Health, Consumers and Reference Materials, Chemical safety and alternative methods Unit, and EURL-ECVAM; involved in the Nanocomput project - Much ado about nanomodelling

March 2010 - May 2014

Post Doc Researcher at the Department of Environmental Science, Informatics and Statistics, University Ca’ Foscari of Venice

January 2007 - March 2010

PhD student at the University Ca' Foscari of Venice, participating partner of the Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Climate Change (CMCC)

October 2006 - December 2006

Junior researcher at the Consorzio Venezia Ricerche

Other relevant experience

3 months exchange at the Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Science in Beijing (China) in September-November 2012 (EPSEI Marie Curie project EC FP7 (2007–2013 grant agreement no. 269327)

Perfectioning period at ETH Zurich for 11 months (2008-2009), supervised by Martin Scheringer and Matthew MacLeod

Erasmus student at the University of Glasgow (January-June 2003)