BiographyI am an Associate Professor of Political Philosophy at the Department of Political and Social Sciences of the University of Pavia (Italy). While I have been working at Pavia since 2005, she has held also several international positions. These include fellowships or visiting positions at the University of Jordan, Center for Human Values of the Princeton University, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Nuffield College (Oxford), Ural Federal University, Hitotsubashi University (Tokyo), University of St. Andrews, Centre de Recherche en Étique de l’Université de Montréal, and University of Hamburg.
I have directed several European (FP6 and FP7) and national research projects.
I am Associate Editor of the journal Ethical Theory and Moral Practice.
My research focuses on issues of value conflict and procedural justice, democracy, corruption, and on the implications of the liberal principle of respect for the treatment of minorities. I am the author of the book Interactive Justice (Routledge 2016) and of many articles that have appeared in such journals as the Journal of Social Philosophy, Social Theory and Practice, Journal of Applied Philosophy, Politics, Philosophy & Economics, and European Journal of Philosophy.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
AOS: Analytical political philosophy – political obligation and dissent; theories of democracy and equal respect; pluralism and procedural justice; theories of corruption; normative analysis of public policies.
AOC: Political philosophy and theory; public and social ethics; theories of global justice: human rights theories and institutions; history of political thought; bioethics and applied ethics.