Ph. D. Researcher in “I problemi civilistici della persona” - University of Salerno (2001) University Researcher of Private Law - University of Salento (2002). Associate Professor of Private Law - University of Salento Full Professor of Private Law since September 2010 - Faculty of Law at University of Salento, where he teaches also Islamic Transactional Law. He teached European Union Law and Law and Pratice of Project Financing Member of the Teaching College of the Doctorate in “I problemi civilistici della persona”, at the University of Sannio in Benevento. Member of “Società Italiana degli Studiosi del Diritto Civile”. (Italian Society of Civil Legal Scholars) Director responsible and member of the Directing Board for the law journal “Le Corti Pugliesi” published by Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane (ESI) in Napoli.