Sandro Conticelli

Ph.D. in Mineralogy and Petrology, Universities of Florence and Perugia Consortium


Since receiving his PhD in Minerology and Petrology from the Universities of Florence and Perugia in 1989, Sandro Conticelli has carried out post-doctoral research at the University of Western Ontario (London, Canada), the National Center for Research in Mineralogy and Geochemistry (CNR, Firenze, Italy), and the Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie (Mainz, Germany). He has taught at the University of Basilicata (Potenza, Italy) and the University of Florence, where he is currently Professor of Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology and dean of the undergraduate program for geological sciences and of the graduate program for geological sciences and technology. His research interests are isotope geochemistry in rocks and minerals applied to geodynamics, volcanology and food science.