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Cinzia Daraio, Associate Professor



DIAG—Dipartimento di Ingegneria Informatica,

Automatica e Gestionale "Antonio Ruberti"












Cinzia Daraio is Associate Professor of Management Engineering at the Department of Computer, Control and Management Engineering Antonio Ruberti, University of Rome La Sapienza, where she teaches Productivity and Efficiency Analysis (Master Degree in Management Engineering), Quantitative Models for Economic Analysis and Management (Master Degree in Data Science), and Economics and Business Organization (Undergraduate Degree in Electronic Engineering).


She has been Assistant Professor at the Department of Management, University of Bologna (2008-2011), research associate at the IIT CNR Institute (2002-2006) and post-doctoral research fellow at the Department of Electrical Systems and Automation, University of Pisa (2006 –2008).


In 1999 she graduated cum laude in Economics and Business at the University of Pisa and obtained a Diploma degree in Economics cum laude at the Scuola Superiore (School of Advanced Studies) Sant’Anna, Pisa. She obtained a Master of Arts in Statistics in 2002 at the Université catholique de Louvain; achieved her Ph.D. in Economics and Management in 2003 at the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna. She is external member of the Institute of Economics, Laboratory of Economics and Management of the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna.




Cinzia Daraio is specialized in science and technology indicators, higher education microdata and methodological and empirical studies in productivity and efficiency analysis. Over the years she participated in several international and national research projects and expert groups at the European Commission and OECD on these subjects.

She is member of the Editorial Board of Journal of Productivity Analysis, International Transactions in Operational Research, Scientometrics, Journal of Data and Information Science, Scholarly Metrics and Analytics and others. She is referee for more than 35 journals.

She has been invited keynote speaker and/or visiting researcher in several international research centers in Belgium, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and US.

She was project evaluator for the Rustaveli National Science Foundation, external reviewer for the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology and member of the Commission of Experts for the Evaluation of the Third Mission Activities of the Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Research.

She authored more than 150 publications including a monograph an edited book, many articles in international peer-reviewed journals, several chapters and papers presented at conferences and in proceedings.





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