Education

Ph.D Romance Studies. European Doctor. Summa cum laude. University of Barcelona (UB), 2012

M.A. in Digital Humanities. École Nationale des Chartes, Paris 2012

European Diploma in Medieval Studies. Fédération Internationale des Instituts d’Études Médiévales, Rome 2008

M.A. The Birth of the Ancient Mediterranean Culture. Highest honours. UB 2005

B.A. Italian Studies. Extraordinary Prize of Degree. UB 2005

B.A. Classics. UB 2003

Academic Positions

Assistant Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures Department, University of Miami, 2017-Present

Visiting Assistant Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures Department, University of Miami, 2016-2017

Lecturer in Digital Humanities, Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures, Columbia University in the City of New York, 2014 - 2016

Postdoctoral Fellow, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), 2012 - 2014

Adjunct Professor, University of Barcelona, 2010 -2013

Fellowships

  • NEH Institute for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities, “Make_Your_Edition: Models and Methods for Digital Textual Scholarship”, Pittsburgh, July 10-29, 2017.
  • Columbia University. Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores & Fundación Rafael del Pino. Lectureship, New York, 2014-2016
  • Institut de Recherche et Histoire des Textes, Comité Du Cange. Short Term Scientific Mission. Paris (France), September 2014. Funding: COST Action Medioevo Europeo
  • Brown University, Center for Digital Scholarship. Visiting Scholar. Providence (RI), November 2013 - March 2014. Funding: Consortium for Advanced Studies in Barcelona
  • Polish Academy of Sciences, Institut of Polish Language. Postdoctoral Fellowship. Krakow (Poland), April 2013 - October 2013. Funding: IMF – CSIC
  • Institut de Recherche et Histoire des Textes, Comité Du Cange. Postdoctoral Fellowship. Paris (France), February 2013. Funding: IMF – CSIC
  • Warburg Institute of London. Predoctoral Fellowship (tutor: prof. Jill Kraye). London (UK), June - August 2010. Funding: Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia (MEC)
  • École National des Chartes. Predoctoral Fellowship (tutor: prof. Marc Smith). Paris (France), June - December 2009. Funding: MEC
  • Università degli Studi di Roma “La Sapienza” Predoctoral Fellowship (tutor: prof. Silvia Rizzo). Rome (Italy), January - July 2008. Funding: MEC
  • Università degli Studi di Firenze. Predoctoral Fellowship (tutor: prof. Mariangela Regoliosi). Florence (Italy), March - April 2007. Funding: MEC
  • Università degli Studi di Roma “La Sapienza” Erasmus – Socrates Scholarship. Roma (Italy), September 2000- July 2001

Academic Awards and Grants

  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Award for translation: Leonardo Bruni, Vides de Dante i de Petarca, 2014
  • European Association for Digital Humanities. Small Grant for workshop and project support, 2013
  • Fundación Ana María Aldama Roy. III International Prize for a Doctoral Thesis, 2012
  • University of Barcelona. Award “Premio Extraordinario de Doctorado, Filologia Románica” [Extraodinary Prize for PhD in Romance Studies], 2012
  • University of Barcelona. Award “Premio Extraordinario de Fin de licenciatura” [Extraordinary Prize of Degree] in Romance Studies, 2005

Participation in Research projects:

  • Edición y estudio de 36 comedias de Lope de Vega (FFI2015-66216-P). Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad. Principal Researcher: Alberto Blecua Perdices. From: 2016 To: 2018.

  • Digital Humanities Innovation Lab: Digital editions, linked open data and virtual research environment for humanities work (Ref. FFI2014-57961-R). Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia. Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad. Principal Researcher: Elena González-Blanco García. From: 2015 to: 2017

  • LUDUS (Barcelona Digital Classics) (Grup de Recerca emergent, Ref. 2014 SGR 998). University of Barcelona. Generalitat de Catalunya. Principal Researcher: Xavier Espluga. From: 2014 to: 2016

  • Extension and development of the Corpus Documentale Latinum Cataloniae (CODOLCAT) database (Ref. FFI2012-38077-C02-01). Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas. Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad. Principal Researcher: Ana Gómez Rabal. From: 2013 to: 2015

  • Glossarium Mediae Latinitatis Cataloniae (Grup de Recerca Consolidat, Ref. 2009SGR705). University of Barcelona. Generalitat de Catalunya. Principal Researcher: Pere J. Quetglas Nicolau. From: 2009 to: 2013

  • Zibaldone europeo: a critical hyptertext edition in Spanish and English of Giacomo Leopardi’s Zibaldone (Ref. FFI2009-12556). University of Barcelona. Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación. Principal Researcher: María de las Nieves Muñiz Muñiz. From: 2009 to: 2012

  • Hipertexto y paratexto en las traducciones españolas de la literatura italiana: Orlando Furioso traduzido en romance castellano (Ref. HUM2006-27323/E). University of Barcelona. Ministería de Ciencia y Tecnología. Principal Researcher: María de las Nieves Muñiz Muñiz. From: 2007 to: 2008

  • Texto y paratexto en las traducciones españolas de la literatura italiana (elaboración de un hipertexto de las traducciones literarias al castellano y al catalán: 1300-1939) (Ref. HUM2005-0042). University of Barcelona. Ministería de Ciencia y Tecnología. Principal Researcher: María de las Nieves Muñiz Muñiz. From: 2006 to: 2008. Proyecto Boscán

Affiliations and Professional Activities

  • Member of professional organizations: Modern Language Association; Association for Computers in the Humanities

Languages

  • Spanish, Catalan: native speaker
  • English, Italian, French: near native
  • Latin: advanced
  • Ancient Greek, German: intermediate

Technical Skills

Markup Languages: XML, TEI-XML, HTML, CSS

Metadata standards:MARC, EAD, Dublin Core

Programming Languages: XSL, XPath, PHP, Python, Javascript

Frameworks and CMS: WordPress, Jekyll, Drupal, Omeka

Database: MYSQL, eXist

Data visualisation: Gephi, D3.js

Text edition: Markdown, Pandoc, Latex, Classical Text Editor

Others: version control (GitHub); GitHub Pages; electronic text analysis (TXM, Antconc); stylometrics (R, R Studio)