Graduated in Philosophy at the University of Milan, PhD in Medieval History at the University of Padua, he collaborated with the Chair of History of the Medieval Church and Heretical Movements at the University of Milan, with the Schedario storico territoriale dei comuni piemontesi of the University of Turin and with several Italian publishers including Laterza and Bruno Mondadori. Former member of the Scientific Commission of the Historical Institute of Resistance and Contemporary Society Pietro Fornara of Novara. Since 2012 he works at the Laboratory of History of the Alps (LabiSAlp) where he is a teacher-researcher. He has published in many Italian and international scientific journals and is author and editor of several books.
Medieval history, Alpine History, History of Cities, History of Religion, Local History, Maintenance History