Graduate, University Milan, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Philosophy, University Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in History, Princeton University, 1992.
Fellow mathematics department University Aarhus, Denmark, 1977-1978. Fellow, lecturer University Montreal, 1978-1982, Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1983-1988. Fellow European University, Florence, Italy, 1988-1989, Italian Ministry Education, Paris, 1989-1991.
Visiting professor University Siene, Italy, 1991-1992. Fellow Center National du Livre, Paris, 1992-1993. Professor lyceum Italian Ministry Education, Milan, 1993-1994.
Associate professor Ecole Hautes Etudies en Science Sociales, Paris, since 1996.
Member History of Science Society, International Society for History of Rhetoric.
1 child, Adina.