Born: Genova (Italy), 24.10.1982
PhD Student, Department of Political Studies, University of Turin
Via Giolitti, 33 - 10123 Turin
2009 PhD Student at the University of Turin
Research Project: “The reactions of political parties to election defeats: the Spanish case”.
2008 Graduate Degree in Political Science, University of Genoa
Dissertation in Italian Political System: “Transformations of the Italian Party System. The PD foundation.”
Supervisor: Prof. Andrea Mignone
2005 Degree in Political Science, Political Culture and Communication, University of Genoa
Dissertation in Political Parties and Lobbies: “New Procedures of Participation.”Supervisor: Prof. Andrea Mignone
Areas of competence:
- Spanish Politics
- Italian Politics
- Primary Elections in Europe
- Political participation and Democracy
- Member of the Società Italiana di Studi Elettorali
- Member of the Political Studies Association – Italian politics specialists group
Papers and Articles
- How do Spanish parties react to electoral decline? Paper presented at the 19th ECPR Summer School on Political Parties and European Democracy, 15-26 Settembre 2009, Fiesole (FI), Italy
- Leggendo Giorgio Sola: due prospettive per lo studio del potere. Edited by Monti Bragadin S., in “SPS. Storia, Politica, Società-Quaderni di Scienze Umane", Turin, Il Quadrante, 2009, pp. 219-232
- Leader Effects in the 2008 Spanish General Election. Paper presented at the 60th Political Studies Association Annual Conference, 29 March - 1 April 2010, Edinburgh, UK
Services to Profession
- 2009, Primary Elections of Florence Mayor: survey on Municipality Primaries in Italy. PrimES (Primaries Electoral Studies). Coordinator Prof. Fulvio Venturino, University of Cagliari.
- 2007, Primary Elections of PD: National survey on vote. PrimES (Primaries Electoral Studies). Coordinators Prof. Gianfranco Pasquino, University of Bologna e Fulvio Venturino, University of Cagliari.
- 2005, Primary Elections of Unione: survey on Primary Elections vote, June 2006. Coordinator Prof. Fulvio Venturino, University of Cagliari.