After the degree in Politic Sciences at the Catholic University of Milan (which permit her to obtain the Award as the best graduate of the Faculty), obtained the PhD in Sociology and Social Sciences Methodology.

She is currently Full Professor at the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences of the Catholic University of Milan where she teaches “Sociology of Migrations and Interethnic Relations”, and “Organizations, Environment and Social Innovation”. She is the scientific director of the research centre WWELL (Work, Welfare, Enterprise and Lifelong Learning) and of the Summer School “Human Mobility and Global Justice”.

She is consultant of the ISMU Foundation since its founding, as Coordinator of the Documentation Center and of the Labour and Economic Department.

She have participated and coordinated several researches at both local, national and transnational level and she is author of more than 300 publications including books, essays, articles.


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