Education and employment

And in 
general, those who have been in advance of society in thought and feeling [...]
 have occupied 
themselves rather in inquiring what things society ought to like or dislike, 
than in questioning whether its likings or dislikings should be a law to 

                                                                                          J. S. Mill, On Liberty (1859)

June 2018 - present
Lecturer in Mathematics
Victoria University of Wellington

September 2015 - May 2018
Harry Bateman Research Instructor (postdoc)
California Institute of Technology
Postdoctoral mentor: Alexander Kechris

April 2015 - September 2015
Postdoc at the University of Vienna
Funded by the ERC Starting Grant of Goulnara Arzhantseva

September 2010 - March 2015
Ph.D. in Mathematics & Statistics at York University (Toronto)
Advisor: Ilijas Farah
Thesis: Operator Algebras and Abstract Classification

November 2008 - March 2010
Master's degree in Mathematics at the University of Pisa
Advisor: Mauro di Nasso
Thesis: Recurrence and Szemerédi's theorem

September 2005 - October 2008
Bachelor's degree in Mathematics at the University of Parma