Associate Professor at the Dept. of Information Engineering, University of Padova. She earned her degree in Physics. She is teacher of two Courses on Artificial Intelligence. Her main interest of research concern Artificial Intelligence. Since 2004 she addressed the problem of Gender in Science and Technology. She is Coordinator of the Gender Monitoring Lab at the University of Padova and Vice-President of the Italian Association Women and Science. She is Coordinator of the UNIPD team of the FP7 Project GenderTime.