Education: (M. S.) degree in Mathematics at University of Torino, 1992 [with the prize from University of Torino for the best thesis in Mathematics]. Ph. D. in Mathematics: Thesis with title "Geometry and topology of homogeneous spaces", with adviser Prof. S. Salamon, 1997. Academic Positions: Researcher at University of Torino from august 1996 to september 2005. Temporary position of visiting Associate Professor at Imada, University of Southern, Denmark, from 1 March 2002 to 30 June 2002. Associate Professor from 1 October 2005 at University of Torino.