Doctoral Degree in Biological Sciences in 1972

Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept.of Biological Chemistry (Univ. of Padova): 1972-1974

Assistant Teacher of Applied Biochemistry (Faculty of Medicine, Univ. of Padova): 1974-1985

Associated Professor of Chemistry and Propaedeutic Biochemistry (Faculty of Medicine, Univ. of Padova): 1985-to the present

Teaching at present: Chemistry for Dentistry; Biochemistry in Postgraduate Schools of Nutrition, Clinical Biochemistry and Neurosurgery - Past teaching:

Biochemistry in Postdoctoral Schools of Ophthalmology and Anesthesiology and in Special Schools for Nursing, Nursing management, Nutrition and Orhoptics.

Director of the “Interdepartmental Centre of Research on “Biochemistry, Pharmacology and Pathophysiology of pain”, University of Padova, from 1996 to 2005.

Director of the High Level Master Course on “Population Nutrition and Food Safety”, University of Padova, from 2008.

Director of the Postgraduate School in "Clinical Biochemistry" (Faculty of Medicine, Padova University) from 2004 to 2007 and from 2012 to the present.

Pro-Rector for Student Welfare and Education co-ordinator for the University of Padova from 2003 to the present.

Mitochondrial bioenergetics, mitochondrial biochemistry of general and local anesthetics; mitochondrial and lysosomal biochemistry of xenobiotics; mitochondrial physiology of metal complexes.