GEM-STONES Marie Curie Ph.D. Fellow. Universität Hamburg & LUISS University
December 2016 – Present

Focus on nonprofit sector and funding instruments.

Junior – Researcher at Centro Studi sulla Cina Contemporanea 

Collaboration with the Center of Studies on Contemporary China (CSCC). CSCC is an Italian think thank that focuses on China and Italy-China relations.

Teaching Assistant at LUISS University
October 2017 – February 2018 (I Semester)

T.A. for the courses of International Relations (English 150 enrolled students) and Relazioni Internazionali (Italian 80 enrolled students).

Trainee – ECFIN Section at EU Delegation to China and Mongolia in Beijing
April 2016 – July 2016

As I trainee I had to follow the least development in Chinese economy and political framework, gather information and develop reports. I also had to organize events and officials’ visits and meetings. I also worked on specific topics such as overcapacity, new normal, banks’ regulations, gold market, bond, Fintech, and futures market.

External Collaborator at CINAFORUM

While in Beijing I started collaborating with the on-line journal writing articles on political and economic issues related to China.

Part-Time Collaboration-Staff at LUISS Guido Carli – External Relations and Events
November 2014 – July 2015

Assistance during events and conferences, receiving guests, organizing rooms and spaces for conferences and events, archive activities.

Consultant for the high school “Liceo Farnesina” at Liceo Farnesina – MEP Italia
September 2012 – July 2015

Consultant for the organization and the preparation of “Liceo Farnesina” and its staff and members in the project Model European Parliament. (MEP).


LUISS Guido Carli University (Rome) Master’s degree, Global Studies

September 2014 – October 2016

Thesis in International Public Policies 110/110 cum laude

The study plan was oriented toward a deep understanding of the international relations from several points of view: economic, political, legal. The courses allowed me to improve the skills I acquired during my undergraduate program. After a selection process among my classmates I was chosen to take part in a Double Degree program with the China Foreign Affairs University.

China Foreign Affairs University (Beijing) – Master’s degree, International Relations, September 2015 – May 2016

Defended Thesis: “Why Did the European Countries Join The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank?”
Enrolled in a Double Degree program with LUISS University I studied one year in China. CFAU’s courses helped me developing my knowledge about Chinese politics and economy. All the skills I acquired have proven useful for my internship at the EU Delegation in Beijing.

Università degli Studi di Roma Tre (Rome) Laurea triennale (Bachelor’s degree), Scienze Politiche e Relazioni Internazionali
2011 – 2014

Grade: 110/110 cum laude. Thesis in statistical models: “Statistical and Territorial Analysis of the Deaths on Italian Roads: Methodological Alternatives”. The study plan included subjects of economics, law, political science, history, sociology and statistics. My final thesis in statistics allowed me to developed good skills in data mining and data analysis.

Liceo Scientifico Statale Farnesina (high school) – Diploma Liceo Scientifico
2006 – 2011

Grade: 100/100


Italian (Native or proficiency)
English (Full professional proficiency)
French (Limited working proficiency)
Chinese (Beginner level)


Methods Workshops (I – II -III)  – Summer Schools (I – II)

Hamburg University
Effective Strategies for Teaching at University – Communication Skills for Doctoral Candidates

Master’s degree, International Relations CFAU – Beijing

Master’s degree,Global Studies LUISS Guido Carli University
Public Speaking  – Computer Skills – Soft Skills (Team Management – Project Management – Negotiation – Problem Solving)

Laurea triennale (Bachelor’s degree), Scienze Politiche e Relazioni Internazionali Università degli Studi di Roma Tre
PowerPoint course

Diploma Liceo Scientifico Statale Farnesina
Business@School (Boston Consulting Group) – RIMUN MEPNHSMUNMUNOL