Estetica dei media (relazioni tra arte, estetica e media), arte contemporanea (digital art, videoarte, new media art), critica letteraria, media studies, ecologia dei media, visual studies, fenomenologia dei media, teoria dell’informazione, cultura digitale, ‘culturologia’ (scienza della cultura), memory studies, gestione dei beni culturali, comunicazione museale, patrimonio digitale.
Digitelling – A renewed approach to storytelling interdisciplinary research program Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, University of Bologna.
ArtShape - Forms of Museum Communication at the M.A. post-graduate School for Artistic and Historic Heritage, Department of Arts, University of Bologna.
Marshall McLuhan Centenary Fellow at the McLuhan Program for Culture and Technology, Faculty of Information, University of Toronto.
ArtTube, interdisciplinary research program on video art and visual communication at the Faculty of Humanities, University of Padua.
Technologies of Memory in Art, interdisciplinary research program on Media and Cultural Memory at the Radboud University of Nijmegen (NL).
Marconi Galaxy: Culture, Technology, Myth-making, interdisciplinary research program promoted by The Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council Canada. Università di Bologna and Fondazione Guglielmo Marconi, Italia.
Videomorphosis, research project on expressive forms of contemporary art at the Department of Visual Arts, University of Bologna.
MultiLab, research project on Digital Humanities and Media Aesthetics at the Department of Visual Arts, University of Bologna.