Portugal, Portuguese Republic
Born in 1982 in Palermo, Italy. PhD in Urban and Regional Planning (2012, University of Palermo). I am a research fellow at the Institute of Social Sciences since 2019 and member of the Coordination of the PhD in Development Studies of the University of Lisbon. Among my visitings and appointments are: Fulbright Research Scholar at the University of Memphis (2016); Benjamin Hooks Institute for Social Change Policy Fellow (Fall 2016 to Spring 2017); Visiting Scholar at the Interuniversity Department of Sciences of Territory, Polytechnic of Turin (2019); and Senior Expert Evaluator for Regiostars Awards 2019 (DG-REGIO, European Commission; 2019).