I am Francesco, an Italian archaeologist exploring how society creates meaning from the past

Building on my PhD in community archaeology, I do research on wellbeing through the LOGGIA project.

Current Position:
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellow
at Trinity College Dublin, Department of Classics

My Research Interests

Public & Community Archaeology

Engage and study how and why people interact with archaeology (and vice versa!)


Explore how archaeology and cultural heritage have an impact on community wellbeing

Qualitative Methods

Investigate and evaluate the impact of public participation through interviews and focus groups

Last Activities


  • Europeana Network Association
  • European Association of Archaeologists
  • Center for Public Archaeology Studies ‘Archeostorie’
  • Muovimenti APS
  • AIPH – Italian Association of Public History

Current Location: Dublin, Ireland
53°21′00″N 06°15′37″W