Seven newly appointed professors and thirteen academic promotions


Institutional Communication Service

19 September 2016

During the academic year 2015-2016, the University Council (UC) has appointed seven new professors:


Academy of Architecture

  • Adjunct Professor in Urban Studies, UC 1.7.2016
    Antonio Calafati (as of September 1st, 2016)


Faculty of Communication Sciences

  • Full Professor in Media Management, Media Economics, Media and Cultural Identities, UC 1.7.2016
    Matthew Hibberd (as of January 1st, 2017)
  • Assistant Professor in Online Communication, UC 22.4.2016
    Katharina Lobinger (as of September 1st, 2016)
  • Adjunct Professor, UC 1.7.2016
    Benedetto Lepori (as of September 1st, 2016)

Faculty of Informatics

  • Full Professor in Cyber Physical Systems, UC 4.12.2015
    Cesare Alippi (as of September 1st, 2016)
  • Associate Professor, UC 26.6.2016
    Silvia Santini (as of September 1st, 2016)
  • Assistant Professor, UC 22.4.2016
    Gabriele Bavota (as of September 1st, 2016)


The following Faculty members have been promoted to the rank of:

a) Full Professor

b) Associate Professor

c) Assistant Professor (tenure track)