PhD Teaching Faculty
Andrea Amaduzzi is Full Professor of Business Administration at the University of Milan-Bicocca. He is member of IVSC (International Valuation Standards Council) and academic member of SIDREA (“Società Italiana dei Docenti di Ragioneria e di Economia Aziendale”). He is director of “Centro Studi Aziendali” (University of Milan-Bicocca) and coordinator of Degree Courses in Business Administration (Department of Business Administration and Law for Economics - University of Milan-Bicocca). Since 2012 he participates in the Working Group on Company Valuations (SIDREA). He is the author of numerous monographs and international publications.
Stefano Amelio is Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the University of Milan-Bicocca, where he lectures Business Administration. He holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration and Strategic Marketing from the University of Bergamo in 2016. He is member of AIDEA, SIDREA and SISR. His research interests include Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability, International Accounting Standards, Risk management in the Healthcare sector, Accounting History.
Carmela Barbera is an Assistant Professor of Public Management and Accounting at the Department of Management, University of Bergamo, where she currently teaches in courses of Business Administration, Business Strategy, Strategic Management for Innovation, Financial Accounting, and Public Sector Governance. She holds a PhD in Management and Innovation from the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan. She is a member of SIDREA, AIDEA and IRSPM. Her research interests include accountability, accounting systems, and co-production in the public sector, with a special focus on the role of accounting systems in shaping economy and society, on public sector financial resilience, and on citizens' involvement in public service planning, provision and evaluation.
Riccardo Borgoni, M.Sc (University of Siena), PhD in Statistics (University of Padova) is Associate Professor of Statistics at the University of Milan-Bicocca where he has been a faculty member since 2004. He previously held research positions at the Max Plank Institute of Demographic Research (Rostock Germany) and at the University of Southampton (UK). His research interests lie in the area of industrial statistics and spatial data analysis in industry, environment and economics. He published several academic articles in international journals of statistics and related disciplines.
Matteo Borrotti is Assistant Professor of Statistics at the Department of Economics, Management and Statistics, Milano-Bicocca University. His research focuses on multi-objective design of experiments, statistical reinforcement learning and computational statistics. Applications have spanned risk assessment, dynamic treatment regimes for personalized medicine and biochemistry. He has co-authored several international, peer-reviewed journal papers and book chapters, and has been invited as a speaker in several national and international conferences.
Francesca Capo is an Assistant Professor of Management at the University of Milano- Bicocca. She holds a PhD in Management from Luiss Guido Carli University and has been visiting scholar at ESSEC Business School (France), Catolica Business School (Portugal) and Ross School of Business (Michigan, US). Among her main research interests are: institutional change, strategy and category dynamics, hybrid organizations.
Alessandro Capocchi is Full Professor of Business Administration at the University of Milan-Bicocca. He holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration and Public Administration from the University of Siena. He is Co-Founder of the independent and inclusive journal "L'Imprenditoriale" as well as Co-Founder and President of MIndLab SRL - Spinoff of the University of Milan-Bicocca. He founded the Observatory on New Entrepreneurship at the University of Milano Bicocca. He is expert consultant for the Ministry of Culture - General Direction of Entertainment. He is currently a member of the Nucleo of Experts for Industrial Policies at the Ministry of Economic Development and Senior expert consultant for the company Studying Development of the Ministry of Economy and Finance.
Roberto Chierici is Assistant Professor of Management at the University of Milan-Bicocca (Italy) where he lectures Marketing. He holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration, Management and Territorial Economics achieved at University of Milan-Bicocca in 2016. He is member of CRIET − Inter-university Research Center in Territory Economics. His research interests include social media and customer relationship management, social commerce, multichannel customer management, knowledge management, and new forms of entrepreneurship.
Lorena M. D’Agostino is Assistant Professor of Management at the Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS), University of Milano-Bicocca (Italy). She holds a Ph.D. in Economics at Marche Polytechnic University (Italy) and a Master of Science in Industry and Innovation Analysis at SPRU, University of Sussex (Brighton, UK). She was a post-doc researcher at the University of Trento (Italy) at the University of Barcelona (Spain), and at the University of Catania (Italy). Her research interests are on the management of innovation in specific contexts, such as green open innovation, market-related innovation, non-traditional financing of start-ups, and the use of data for decision-making.
Mara Grasseni is assistant professor at the University of Bergamo, Department of Economics. She obtained a Ph.D. in Economics at the University of Milan. She was visiting scholar at the University of Nottingham, UK and research fellow at IRER (Istituto Regionale di Ricerca della Lombardia). Her research interests include empirical international trade, focusing in particular on the activities of multinational companies and foreign direct investment, evaluation of public policy and no-profit organisations.
Andrea Guaccero is since 2017 Full Professor of Law, at Università Roma Tre School of Law (Rome, Italy), He currently teaches Anglo-American Company Law, Commercial Law II and the Seminar “Fashion and Law”. He was Full Professor of Commercial Law at University of Palermo, School of Law from 2004 to 2007 and Full Professor of Private Comparative Law at Università Roma Tre from 2007 to 2017. Andrea is a regular speaker at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and Samuel and Ronnie Heyman Center on Corporate Governance, New York, since 2003 and he has taught the class “Selected Topics in Italian/EU Law” in the Fall semester of 2010 at the Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law. He has spent research periods in US academic institutions since 1993.
Francesca Magli is Associate Professor in Business Administration and Management at University of Milano-Bicocca. She holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration and Management from the University of Milano-Bicocca. She is coordinator of the Executive Master in Accounting and Tax and she teaches Business Administration, Financial Reporting Analysis and Governance & Compliance at the University of Milano-Bicocca. Her research interests include corporate governance and control systems, accounting, accounting history, financial management and communication, integrated reporting, financial and non-financial disclosure.
Prof. Dr. Paul Matthyssens is Professor of Global Business at the University of Milano-Bicocca (DEMS) and at the University of Antwerp (Department of Management). He holds a PhD from the University of Antwerp (1986) and was the Dean of Antwerp Management School (2013-2018) and Chair of the Department of Management at UA (2006-2011). Paul is/was visiting professor at Danish Technical University Business School in Lyngby (DK), Goa Institute of Management (India), University of Gdansk (Poland), Donghua University (China), and Fordham University (USA). His publications and research interests focus on business and industrial marketing, value innovation, servitization, and global strategy. Matthyssens is member of the Strategy Council to the Board of the European top research institute VITO (2017-now).
Gianna S. Monti is Assistant Professor of Statistics at the Department of Economics, Management and Statistics, Milano-Bicocca University. Methodological research has focused on statistical analysis of compositional data, mainly distributions on the simplex, regression models for compositional variables and sparse, and robust regression models with compositional covariates. Applications have spanned ecotoxicology, public health, and economics. She has co-authored several international, peer-reviewed journal papers and book chapters, and has been invited as a speaker in several national and international conferences.
Chiara Picciau is assistant professor of business law at the University of Brescia. She holds a law degree from Bocconi University (2011), a PhD in legal sciences (business law curriculum) from the University of Milan (2015), and an LLM from Yale Law School (2019). She is the author of a book on the liability of credit rating agencies towards investors in financial markets and has written contributions in the field of corporate law and financial markets regulation. She is a member of the editorial board of Rivista delle società.
Tommaso Ramella. Currently doing a postdoc in economics. I have a background in different fields of social sciences, such as Psychology and Anthropology. During my Phd, I focused on quantitative methods and econometrics, which is now my main field of expertise. I also like exploring different methodologies, like network analysis and machine learning, and how they can be applied to social and economic research.
Edit is an Assistant Professor at the University of Milano-Bicocca. She holds a PhD in Mathematical Finance from the University of Milano-Bicocca. Previously, she has worked at the University of Trieste and at Politecnico di Milano. Her research interests include the modeling of financial time series and actuarial mathematics.
Claudia Sandei is Associate Professor of Company Law at the University of Padova, Professor of Eu financial regulation and Technology at the University of Hong Kong, Director of Innovation and Technology Law Lab (ITLL), Co-founder and Managing Director of the Digital Law Network (DNL). Besides IT Law, her main areas of legal expertise include Corporate/Financial Law and IP Law. She is author of various books and many essays. She lectured in many foreign Universities (Hannover, Varsavia, Budapest, Leeds, Nottingham, Barcelona, etc.), is member of the editorial board of some of the most important Law Journals in Italy and member of the Expert Panel of the European Blockchain Observatory and Forum.
Giovanni Strampelli is Full Professor of Business Law at Bocconi University, Milan. He teaches and writes in the areas of corporate law, accounting law, bankruptcy law and securities regulation. His scholarship has been or will be published in the Journal of Corporation Law, the Virginia Law & Business Review, the University of Illinois Journal of Law, Technology & Policy the European Business Organization Law Review and the European Company Financial Law Review, as well as in Italian leading journals (e.g. Rivista delle Società, Banca Borsa e Titoli di Credito, Rivista di Diritto Civile). He is also the author of two books.
Benedetta Trivellato is Assistant Professor of Management at the Department of Sociology and Social Research, University of Milano-Bicocca. She holds a PhD in Information Society from the University of Milano-Bicocca, an MSc in Development Economics from the University of Oxford (UK), and a BSc in Economics from Bocconi University, Milan. Her main research interests include: innovation in the public sector; public networks governance and leadership; co-design of public services; social innovation and sustainability.
Marco Ventoruzzo is Full Professor of Business Law and Director of the Department of Legal Studies at Università Commerciale L. Bocconi in Milan, where he has been also Coordinator of the PhD in Business Law. From 2008 to 2018 he was Full Professor of Corporate Law and Securities Regulation at Penn State University Law School (USA), with joint appointment in Bocconi, and was founder and director of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law. He is editor of “Rivista delle Società” and other Law Journals, including the European Company and Financial Law Review, and ECGI Research Associate.
Riccardo Viale is Full Professor of Behavioral Sciences and Cognitive Economics at the Department of Economics of the University of Milan Bicocca. President of Behavioral Insights Bicocca and Co-Director of the Master “Nudge and Public Policy”. Visiting Professor at Columbia University, New York; Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin; Chinese Academy of Science, Bejing. He is currently Head of Italy Behavioral Insights Team at Prime Minister Department of Civil Service. Founder and Secretary General of Herbert Simon Society. Editor in Chief of Mind & Society (Nature-Springer). Author of many books and publications including the Handbook on Bounded Rationality (Routledge, 2021) and “Nudging” (The MIT Press, 2022).
Paola Zappa is an Assistant Professor in Management and Organizational Behavior at the School of Business - Maynooth University (Ireland). Paola hold a PhD from the University of Milano-Bicocca. She was a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Italian Switzerland, as well as a visiting scholar at the University of Melbourne (Australia) and the University of Manchester (UK). Her research interests lie at the intersection between Organizational Behavior and Micro Organizational Theory, and aim to illuminate antecedents, dynamics and outcomes of organizational social networks, with emphasis on informal collaboration and knowledge sharing.