Researcher at the Institute of Geosciences and Earth Resources (CNR-IGG) of Florence (Italy). She received her PhD degree in 2004 in Earth Sciences at the Department of Earth Sciences of the University of Florence. From 2017 to 2019 she was a teaching titular in the courses of Geochemistry at the Department of Pure and Applied Sciences of the University of Urbino. P.I. of bilateral and international projects. Co-author of 70 papers published in peer-review journals.