Positions

  • December 2013: selected as candidate Full Professor in the Academic field of “Logic and Philosophy of Science”;
  • January 2013: appointed Director of the Museum of Anthropology, University of Padua, and chief of the Commission for the Museums at the Department of Biology;
  • November 2012: appointed Associate Professor in Philosophy of Biological Sciences at the Department of Biology, University of Padua, where he teaches also Anthropology and Bioethics;
  • September 2010 – September 2012: President elected of the Board of the Degree Course in Educational Sciences, Department of Human Sciences for Education “Riccardo Massa”, University of Milan Bicocca;
  • March 2008: confirmed position as Associate Professor in Philosophy of Science, Faculty of Educational Sciences, Department of Human Sciences for Education “Riccardo Massa”, University of Milan Bicocca; teaching in the classes of Philosophy of Science, Epistemology, Genetic Epistemology;
  • September 2007: appointed vice-President of the Board of the Degree Course in Educational Sciences, Department of Human Sciences for Education “Riccardo Massa”, University of Milan Bicocca;
  • October 2006: appointed vice-director of the Department of Human Sciences for Education “Riccardo Massa”, University of Milan Bicocca;
  • December, 2004: appointed Associate Professor in Philosophy of Science, Faculty of Educational Sciences, Department of Human Sciences for Education “Riccardo Massa”, University of Milan Bicocca; teaching in the classes of Philosophy of Science, Epistemology, Genetic Epistemology;
  • February, 2001: appointed full-time researcher in Epistemology, Faculty of Educational Sciences, Department of Human Sciences for Education “Riccardo Massa”, University of Milan Bicocca;
  • Academic Courses 2000-2001: teacher on annual contract in Epistemology, Faculty of Educational Sciences, Department of Human Sciences for Education “Riccardo Massa”, University of Milan Bicocca;
  • February 2001: Ph.D. degree in “Man and Environment” at the University of Palermo, Faculty of Educational Sciences, with first class honours;
  • Academic Courses 1998-2000: lecturer in Epistemology, Faculty of Educational Sciences, Department of Human Sciences for Education “Riccardo Massa”, University of Milan Bicocca;
  • June, 1996: graduated in Philosophy of Science at the State University of Milan, with first class honours;
  • 1984-1989: high school specializing in classical studies, Liceo Classico Statale Paolo Sarpi, Bergamo.