Sociologist, she is an expert of labour market and feminist studies. As an independent researcher, Burchi collaborates with the Political Science Department of the University of Pisa and with various non-profit organizations. Her scholarly work focuses on social transformation(s) and changes in sociology of work, with a particular passion for feminist theories and scholarly studies. She has published Ripartire da Casa (Franco Angeli 2014) and Come un paesaggio pensieri e pratiche fra lavoro e non lavoro (edited by, with T. Di Martino; Iacobelli editore, 2013). She has also several publications on skilled migration and young people's spatial mobility.