News and updates


  • Presenting the results of SELFY at the Festival della Scienza,  Genua, November 1, 2018. With Gianpiero Dalla Zuanna and Alessandro Rosina.
  • New online article on women in Academia (only Italian version): L’onda che avanza. InGenere.
  • Presenting the results of SELFY during the International day of Statistics at the University of Genua.
  • New online article on intentional homicides and migration status (only Italian version): Igor e gli altri: gli omicidi degli stranieri in Italia (here in Il sole 24ore)
  • First newspaper interview about students and sexuality: La Tribuna, Treviso.
  • Presenting the first highlights of SELFY (Sexual and Emotional LiFe of Youths) at Festival della statistica e della scienza (Treviso), September, 22nd 2018
  • First SELFY (Sexual and Emotional LiFe of Youths) workshop, Florence, September, 17th and 18th, 2018
  • Scientific coordinator of SELFY: Sexual and Emotional LiFe of Youths
  • National scientific habilitation for Associate professor in Demography and Social Statistics
  • Participation at European Population Conference, 6-9 June 2018, Brussels, Belgium. Presentation: The gender geography of intentional homicide
    within and out of the family. Male and female murders in Europe, US and Canada (2003-2015). Together with Gianpiero Dalla-Zuanna (University of Padua)
  • Participation at Online information quality workshop: Lorentz Center, 26 – 29 March 2018, Leiden, the Netherlands. Presentation: Online information quality: Social sciences
    The case of intimate partner homicide in Italy
  • Public debate on women and children health conditions and presentation of the book Sweet CHILD of mine: Padua, March 24th 2018. Organized by CUAMM.
  • New online article on intentional homicides in Italy (only Italian version):
    La mafia uccide solo d’estate?
  • New online article on intentional homicides in Italy (only Italian version):
    Quando a uccidere sono le donne, with Marzio Barbagli
  • “Sweet CHILD of mine” is conquering Europe one page at a time!
    Here some infos from Population Europe.
  • New online article on intentional homicides in Italy (only Italian version):
    Quando i giovani adulti smettono di uccidere, with Marzio Barbagli
  • Seminar on social security, media and criminality, Vicenza, December 4th.
    Details here
  • New online article on violence against women (only Italian version):
    Violenza sulle donne: anche i numeri aiutano a combatterla, with Gianpiero Dalla Zuanna
  • Two online articles available on intentional homicides in Italy (only Italian version):
    Assassini di genere, with Gianpiero Dalla Zuanna
    L’inarrestabile declino degli omicidi, with Marzio Barbagli
  • Participation at the SPP1646 Colloquium in Florence. Programme here. Florence, May 23 – 24.
  • Participation at the ISTAT conference: “La violenza sulle donne: i dati e gli strumenti per la conoscenza statistica.” (Violence against women: data and instruments for statistic knowledge): programme here. Rome, March, 28th.
  • Glad to organize StaTalk, a one-day workshops on statistical topics,  together with Valentina Tocchioni (Università di Firenze):programme here. Firenze, February 7th.
  • Country expert for Germany in the EIGE project “Gender-related challenges in European education systems – EIGE/2016/OPER/08”, organized by IRS (Istituto per la Ricerca Sociale), Bologna: since October 2016