Curriculum Vitae

October 2012 – present

Assistantship to the Professur für Wissensgeschichte, Freie Universität Berlin (Prof. Markham Geller)

 

March-June 2012

DAAD scholarship at Hiob Ludolf Center, University of Hamburg (Prof. Alessandro Bausi)

 

2008-2011

PhD, with the additional qualification of Doctor Europaeus, in Near East and Maghreb: Cultural peculiarities and intercultural relations (University of Naples “L’Orientale”, awarded with a doctoral grant) dissertation title: “Kitāb Manāfiʿ al-Ḥayawān. The Book of useful properties that can be obtained from the Parts of Animals”, supervisors: Prof. Remke Kruk (Leiden) Prof. Giovanni Canova (Naples), defended on 19th April 2012

 

2006-2008

Graduate: MA in Sciences of Languages, History and Civilizations of Mediterranean and Islamic Countries (University of Naples “L’Orientale”), dissertation title: “Gli uccelli nel Kitāb al-Ḥayawān di al-Ǧāḥiẓ”

 

2003-2006

Undergraduate: BA in Languages, History and Civilizations of Mediterranean and Islamic Countries (University of Naples “L’Orientale”), dissertation title: “Creature marine immaginarie nella letteratura di mirabilia e di viaggio”