2014 - 2019
Ph.D Candidate, Department of Law, European University Institute, Florence
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ruth Rubio-Marín
2014 - 2015
Master of Laws in European, Comparative, and International Laws, European University Institute, Florence
2013 - 2014
Magister Juris, University of Oxford.
Areas of specialization: Comparative Public Law, Comparative Human Rights, Jurisprudence and Political Theory, EU Constitutional Law
2008 - 2010
Master of Laws (Laurea Specialistica in Giurisprudenza), University of Turin
2005 - 2008
Bachelor of Laws (Laurea Triennale in Scienze Giuridiche), University of Turin
05/2021 - 11/2021
Research Fellow, University of Bonn Käte Hamburger Kolleg for Law and Culture
06/2019 - to date
Research Fellow, Department 'Law & Anthropology', Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle/Saale
09/2018 - 05/2019
Hauser Global Fellow, New York University School of Law
Activism and Social Impact
03/2018 - 09/2020
Member of the Scientific Committee, Rete Lenford – Avvocatura per i Diritti LGTI+
Grants and Awards
01/2020 - 01/2020
European Law and Gender (Programme Erasmus + Action – Jean Monnet Module; Research coordinator Prof. Elettra Stradella, University of Pisa) - 30000 €
04/2021 - 04/2021
The Käte Hamburger Center for Advanced Study in the Humanities "Law as Culture" (Bonn) – Research Fellowship
09/2018 - 05/2019
NYU Post-Doctoral Global Fellowship in Law
08/2014 - 08/2018
EUI PhD 4-years Full Scholarship granted by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Jex-Blake Scholarship, Awarded by Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford (declined)
Premio Optime (Optime Award) conferred by the Unione Industriali of Turin as one of the top graduate students of the University of Turin.
Premio Optime (Optime Award) conferred by the Unione Industriali of Turin as one of the top undergraduate students of the University of Turin.
Presentation at Conferences and Workshops (Selected)
Public Law, (Dis)Trust and Dissent, Annual Conference of the International Society of Public Law, University of Wroclaw, 9-11 July 2020, presentation: ‘The New Right to Gender Recognition: A Taxonomy’.
Vulnerabilities Under the Global Protection Regime. How Does the Law Assess, Address, Shape and Produce the Vulnerabilities of the Protection Seekers?, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, 19-20 February 2020, presentation: ‘Vulnerability and Queer Legal Theory’.
Persone Migranti LGBTI+: Diritti Umani, Vulnerabilità, Intersezionalità [LGBTI+ Migrant People: Human Rights, Vulnerability, and Intersectionality], Annual Conference of Rete Lenford – Associazione per i Diritti LGBTI, Opening speech on: ‘Intersectionality in the Protection of LGBTI+ Identities’.
Courts, Power, and Public Law, Annual Conference of the International Society of Public Law, 5-7 July 2017, University of Copenhagen (Denmark), presentation: ‘Foucault and the CJEU: trans people, governance and fundamental rights before the Court of Justice of the European Union’.
Italian: Native speaker