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

  • Summer Writing Institute (SWI), University of Miami, May 15-18, 2018.
  • 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

  • College of Arts & Sciences, University of Miami, Funding for Pedagogy Workshop, 2017
  • 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:

  • Modern Language Association
  • Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations
  • Renaissance Society of America
  • Text Encoding Initiative

Editorial Board: Revista de Humanidades Digitales

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)