Teaching

In the past years, I taught undergraduate and graduate courses on Media Ethics, War and Media, Italian Politics, Social Movements, Research Methods, and Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis in universities in Europe and the United States.

2017

Guest lecturer in the session “Mafia and Social Movements” of the Master Analisi, Prevenzione e Contrasto della Criminalità Organizzata e della Corruzione”, University of Pisa (graduate level, 30 March)

2016

Lecturer in the Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa. Course taught: Methodology IV – Introduction to Qualitative Methods (graduate level, fall term) and Introduction to Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis (graduate level, spring term)

Guest lecturer in the session “Social Movements” of the Master “Criminologia critica e sicurezza sociale”, University of Padova (graduate level, 16 September)

2015

Guest lecturer in the session “Visuals in the Study of Social Movements” of the COSMOS/ECPR Summer School on Methods for the Study of Political Participation and Mobilization, Scuola Normale Superiore (graduate level, 15 September)

Guest lecturer in the session “Mafia and Social Movements” of the Master Analisi, Prevenzione e Contrasto della Criminalita’ Organizzata e della Corruzione”, University of Pisa (graduate level, 7 May).

2014

Guest lecturer in the session “Mafia and Social Movements” of the Master Analisi, Prevenzione e Contrasto della Criminalita’ Organizzata e della Corruzione”, University of Pisa (graduate level, 11 April).

2013

Guest lecturer in the session “Grounded Theory” of the seminar “Approaches and Methodologies in the Social Sciences”, European University Institute (graduate level, 22 November)

Guest lecturer in the session “Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis” of the COSMOS/ECPR Summer School on Methods for the Study of Political Participation and Mobilization, European University Institute (graduate level, 26 September)

2012

Lecturer in the Department of Sociology, University of Pittsburgh. Course taught: “Social Movements” (undergraduate level, Fall and Spring term)

2011

Lecturer in the Department of Sociology, University of Pittsburgh. Course taught: “Social Movements” (undergraduate level, Fall and Spring term)

2010

Lecturer in the Florence Study Abroad Programme, Elon University. Course taught: “Italian Politics” (undergraduate level, Fall term)

Instructor of the intensive workshop “Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis”, European University Institute (graduate level, 17-18 May).

Lecturer in the Communication Department, Marist College/Lorenzo de Medici School, Florence. Course taught: “War and Media” (undergraduate level, Spring term).

2009

Lecturer in the Communication Department, Marist College/Lorenzo de Medici School, Florence. Course taught: “War and Media” (undergraduate level, Fall and Spring term).

Guest lecturer in the session “Discursive Democracy and/in the Public Sphere” of the seminar “Transformations in Democracy”, European University Institute (graduate level).

Guest lecturer in the course “European Social Policy” of the Master’s degree in Political Science (European Union Policy Studies), James Madison University, Florence International Program (graduate level).

2008

Lecturer in the Communication Department, Marist College/Lorenzo de Medici School, Florence. Course taught: “Media Ethics” and “War and Media” (undergraduate level, Fall term).

Instructor of the workshop “Introduction to Atlas.ti”, European University Institute (graduate level, 8 May).

Guest lecturer in the session “Discourse Analysis” of the seminar “Qualitative Methods”, European University Institute (graduate level)

Guest lecturer in the course “Social Europe” of the Degree in Political Science, University of Florence (graduate level).

Guest lecturer in the course “European Social Policy” of the Master’s degree in Political Science (European Union Policy Studies), James Madison University, Florence International Program (graduate level).

2007

Co-teaching in the workshop “Introduction to Atlas.ti”, European University Institute, with Dr. Herwig Reiter (graduate level).