PhD: Università degli Studi di Firenze (2012 - 2016)
PhD Dissertation: Insect vibrational communication: description, decoding, and manipulation
FEM Department and supervisor : Sustainable Ecosystems and Bioresources, Dr Valerio Mazzoni,
Research Interest: insect behavior, vibrational communication, pest management
2017: SIE (Italian Society of Ethology) for attendance at the XXVII Congress SIE
2016: AISASP (Italian section of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects) for attendance at the Euro IUSSI 2016 (Meeting of the European sections)
2015: IRSAE (International Research School in Applied Ecology) for attendance at the Entomology Congress 2015, organized by the "German Society for General and Applied Entomology"
2018: Professional Development Award by the OSU Postdoctoral Association ($1,000)