Coastal geomorphology, sea level change, weathering and erosion processes
University of Trieste


PhD in Geomathics and GIS at the University of Trieste in 2008.
From 2012 to 2017 Researcher in Geomorphology and Physical Geography, University of Trieste.
From November 2017 Associate Professor.


- scientific coordinator of the Erasmus+ 
- McAGENDA with the Kapodistrian University of Athens (Prof. Niki Evelpidou), Dr. Christophe Morhange (University of Marseille – CNRS Cerege),
- MEDFLOOD financed by INQUA (International Quaternary Association). From 2012 P.I. of the GEOSWIM
- Geomorphological swim survey of the Mediterranean coasts.

Teaching activities
University course of Physical geography with Laboratory of Cartography (A.A. 2012/2013, 2013/2014, 2014/2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2017-2018),
Physical geography and Geology (A.A. 2017-2018),
Geomorphology and Quaternary Geology (A.A. 2012/2013, 2013/2014).
Tutor or co-tutor of 20 BSc, MSc and PhD Thesis in the University of Trieste, Padova and Modena and Reggio Emilia.


Organization of conferences
International Congress New Technologies, Hazards and GeoArchaeology, 3 November 2017, Athens, the International Workshop Explosive eruptions and the Mediterranean Civilizations through prehistory and history, Ustica, 12-16 September 2017, the GEOSUB 2016, Ustica, 13-17 settembre 2016 and the International Congress GEOSUB 2015, Trieste, 13-16 October 2016,.


46 scientific papers (Scopus) and many other scientific papers in national or local journal. Assistant Editor of AMQ (Alpine and Mediterranean Quaternary) from 2012. From 2004 to 2012 Scientific Journalist, with more than 80 articles about geography, geology and environment.