- 2006 Dr. phil. at the University of Fribourg
- 2002 Habilitation for "Insegnamento per le scuole medie" in Locarno (TI)
- 2001 License at the University of Fribourg (Italian Literature, German Literature, Romance Philology)
- 1998 (SS) Studies at the University of Bamberg (D)
- Since 2006 Lecturer for Italian language at the HSG (Assessment, Bachelor and Master level).
- 2008-2009 Lecturer in Italian at the "Liceo cantonale" in Locarno (TI)
- 2002-2006 Research Assistant at the Chair of Prof. Dr. Renato Martinoni
- 2001-2002 Lecturer in Italian, German and French at the "Scuola secondaria e di avviamento pratico" in Roveredo (GR)