Prof.

Alessandra Petrucci

Rector of the University of Florence, she has a Ph.D. in Applied statistics, former Head of the Dept of Statistics, Computer Science, Application, and member of the Academic Senate of the University of Florence, her present position is Full Professor in Social Statistics at the University of Florence. She is the author or co-author of many papers on survey sampling, spatial statistics, environmental statistics, multivariate analysis, and teaching evaluation. She worked as well as a consultant for FAO. She is an elected member of the International Statistical Institute (ISI) and she is a fellow of the Italian Statistical Society (SIS).