Teaching

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

2018

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

2017

Guest lecturer with the session Social movements in the big data era. Insights from anti-corruption struggles in the Course Sociology and Politics, University Ca’ Foscari Venezia (undergraduate level)

Guest lecturer with the session Introduction to Social Movements of the Master “Criminologia critica e sicurezza sociale”, University of Padova (graduate level)

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

Instructor of the method seminar Introduction to Grounded Theory, Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien in Hamburg (graduate level, spring term).

Guest lecturer with the session Anti-Corruption and Social Movements in the Master Analisi, Prevenzione e Contrasto della Criminalità Organizzata e della Corruzione”, University of Pisa (graduate level)

2016

Guest lecturer with the session Visions of Protest. Social Movements and Visual Research in the Course of Sociology, University of Padova (undergraduate level)

Lecturer at 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 with the session Introduction to Social Movements in the Master “Criminologia critica e sicurezza sociale”, University of Padova (graduate level, 16 September)

2015

Guest lecturer with 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)

Guest lecturer with the session Anti-Corruption and Social Movements in the Master Analisi, Prevenzione e Contrasto della Criminalità Organizzata e della Corruzione”, University of Pisa (graduate level).

2014

Guest lecturer with the session Anti-Corruption and Social Movements in the Master Analisi, Prevenzione e Contrasto della Criminalità Organizzata e della Corruzione”, University of Pisa (graduate level).

2013

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

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

2012

Visiting lecturer in the Department of Sociology, University of Pittsburgh. Course taught: Social Movements (undergraduate level, fall and spring term)

2011

Visiting 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 workshop Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis, European University Institute (graduate level, spring term).

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 with 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. Courses taught: Media Ethics and War and Media (undergraduate level, fall term).

Instructor of the workshop Introduction to Atlas.ti, European University Institute (graduate level, spring term).

Guest lecturer with the session Discourse Analysis in 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-instructor of the workshop Introduction to Atlas.ti, European University Institute (graduate level, spring term).