2015 – present: Associate Professor in Statistics, MOX, Department of Mathematics, Politecnico di Milano, Italy.
National Full Professor Qualification in Statistics 2016-I
Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale 2016-I, idoneità I fascia, settore 13/D1 Statistica
2014 – 2015: Associate Professor tenure track, same institution.
2010 – 2014: Assistant Professor, same institution.
2006 – 2010: Postdoc, same institution.
2006: Postdoc, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Lancaster University, UK.
2006: PhD in Mathematics and Statistics, University of Pavia, Italy.
2005: MARIE-CURIE visiting PhD fellowship, 6th Framework Program European Union; Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Lancaster University, UK.
2002: Laurea cum laude (Master with Honors) in Economics, University of Pavia.
2016 – present: Co-Editor in Chief of Statistics & Probability Letters (Web of Science, Scopus).
2021 – present: Associate Editor of Bernoulli (Web of Science, Scopus).
2015 – present: Associate Editor of Stat (Web of Science, Scopus).
2015 – present: Associate Editor of The International Journal of Biostatistics (Web of Science, Scopus).
COMMISSION OF TRUST
2021: Panel Member for ERC STARTING GRANTS, panel PE1.
2019: Invited to act as Panel Member for ERC STARTING GRANTS, panel PE1, of future calls.
2022 and 2021: Invited to act as Panel Member for individual grants by Portuguese Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (Portuguese public funding agency for R&D). Panel: Mathematics and Computer and Information Sciences.
2012: Panel Member for young investigator grants FIRB FUTURO IN RICERCA 2012, funded by the Italian Ministry of University and Research. Panel: Mathematics, Computer science and Engineering.
PROFESSIONAL OFFICES HELD
2022 – present: Elected vice-President of the scientific board of GRASPA-SIS, research group for statistical applications to environmental problems, permanent working group of the Italian Statistical Society.
2016 – 2020: Elected member of the European Regional Committee of the Bernoulli Society.
2013 – 2019: Chair of the Specialized Research Team CODA – Complex data structures and Object Data Analysis, Working Group on Computational and Methodological Statistics, European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics
PLENARY and KEYNOTE LECTURES
2023: 6th Spatial Statistics conference, Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A..
2023: 54th Journées de Statistique de la Société Française de Statistique, Bruxelles, Belgium.
2022: Conference on Statistical Methods and Models for Complex Data, 2022, Padova, Italy.
2019: 7th Stu Hunter Research Conference, Varese, Italy.
2017: 32nd International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, IWSM 2017, Groningen, Netherlands.
2016: 37th Conference on Applied Statistics in Ireland, CASI 2016, Limerick, Ireland.
2012: Barcelona BioMed Conference, Spain.
2012: Workshop on High dimensional and dependent functional data, 2012, Bristol, UK.
I also received invitations to give the following plenary lectures, that I had to decline:
2023: 32th International Statistics Symposium, Bogotà, Colombia.
2019: 21st European Young Statisticians Meeting, EYSM 2019, Belgrade, Serbia.
2018: International workshop on Functional Data Analysis, Iasi, Romania.
2017: 4th International Workshop on Functional and Operatorial Statistics, IWFOS 2017, Coruña, Spain.
2016: International workshop on Functional Data Analysis, Oviedo, Spain.
2022: 17th Conference of the International Federation of Classification Societies, IFCS 2022, Porto, Portugal;
2021: 29th Conference of the International Environmetrics Society, TIES 2021, London, UK;
2021: 35th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, IWSM 2021, Bilbao, Spain;
2018: 23rd International Conference in Computational Statistics, COMPSTAT 2018, Iasi, Romania;
2017: 31st European Meeting of Statisticians, EMS 2017, Helsinki, Finland;
2017: 27th Conference of The International Environmetrics Society, TIES 2017, Bergamo, Italy;
2017: Italian Statistical Society Meeting, SIS 2017, Florence, Italy;
2016: 9th International Conference of the ERCIM working group on Computing and Statistics; 2016, Seville, Spain;
2014: 7th International Conference of the ERCIM working group on Computing and Statistics; 2014, Pisa, Italy.
Functional data analysis
High-dimensional and complex data
Spatial data analysis
Spatial regression with partial differential equation regularization
I have coauthored more than 100 publications in international journals and scientific volumes, among which articles in Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Ser. B, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Annals of Applied Statistics, Statistical Science, Biometrika, Statistics in Medicine, Bernoulli.