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Associate professor at the Department of Engineering and Management at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, qualified for full professorship. He is member of the Steering Committee of the graduate programme in Engineering and Management and member of the PhD program committee at the /University of Rome “Tor Vergata”/.

Founder of the Laboratory for Studies in Research Evaluation.

Research associate at the Institute for Systems Analysis and Computer Science of CNR; visiting research fellow at the Centre for Science and Technology Studies, at Leiden University (the Netherlands).

He hold research and consulting contracts from Italian public administrations, national agencies and private companies, for projects pertaining to research assessment, technology transfer, decision support system for research managers and central and local policy makers.

Actually, he is Associate Editor of /Journal of Economic Surveys/ (ISSN:1467-6419) and member of the Editorial Board of/Quantitative Science Studies/ (ISSN 2641-3337) and /Scientometrics/ (ISSN 0138-9130); in the past, he served as member of the Editorial Board of /Journal of Informetrics/ (ISSN 1751-1577).

Author of 150 research articles published in authoritative international refereed journals, receiving 3500 citations according to Web of Science, 4000 to Scopus and 7000 to Google Scholar.

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