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Laboratorio di Ricerca e Didattica avanzata in Statistica

Maria Rizzo

Maria Rizzo


Ruolo Funzionario tecnico
Dipartimento Scienze Economiche e Statistiche
Altre affiliazioni StatLab (Laboratorio di Statistica)
Aula Informatica D2Lab
tel. +39 089 963132
email mrizzo@unisa.it
ufficio Campus di Fisciano.
Stecca 3, Piano Primo, stanza 032

CV di Maria Rizzo


Dept. of Economics and Statistics (DISES)

Office:(+39 089 963132)

E-mail: mrizzo@unisa.i



  • Master in Economics, Finance and Risk Management (Summa cum laude) with a thesis on "Risk based thinking applied to academic contexts".
  • Master of Science in Development Sociology (Fulbright Scholarship Program) with a thesis on: "Social Structure and Welfare in the American Northeast".
  • Degree in Economics and Business (Summa cum laude) with a thesis on: "Italian migration to United States. Adaptation problems in a case study: Italians in Philadelphia".

Employment history

  • [from 01/12/2005 to current] Research Technician Statistics Lab for Research and Advanced Training (STATLAB) - Dept. of Economics and Statistics Università di Salerno, Fisciano, SA  I'm involved in research and survey design and data analysis, support the organization of seminars in statistics and the design of distance education teaching modules in statistics.
  • [from 01/12/2005 to current] Quality Assurance Manager - Statistics Lab for Research and Advanced Training (STATLAB). The Statistics Lab for Research and Advanced Training is a certified structure in compliance with the standard UNI EN ISO 9001-2015 N°297cSGQ07, in "Design and implementation of statistical studies and activities of statistical skills transfer".
  • [from 03/02/2003 to current] Computer Lab Supervisor (Funzionario tecnico elaborazione dati ) - D2Lab (DISES-DSPC)  I'm am part of a committee managing the computer lab "D2Lab" and have an active role in budgeting, staffing, purchasing hardware and software to meet the needs of faculty and students.

Professional training

  • [11 - 14 September 2013, Wien, Austria]  ECQA Certified EU Project Manager - Special edition including Audit and Financial Control organized by Skills International GmbH
  • [Soc1 June 21-25 Rome, Soc2 Oct. 5-7 Milan , Soc3 Nov. 15-17 Rome - 2010]  SPSS Certified Professional in "Data analysis for social research" organized by SPSS Italia
  • [6, 7, 8 June 2007] Università di Salerno - Fisciano, SA Course of Internal Auditor organized by the University Quality Center and by ITALCERT, on the application of the ISO 9001:2000 and on how to conduct an auditing based on the 19011 norm.
  • [May - June 2000] University of Maryland University College - Distance Education Program U.S.A. Course of online teaching at the Center for Teaching, Learning and Assessment' s Faculty Web Tycho Training Course. University of Maryland.
  • [1995 - 1996] CNR - IriDiSS Fisciano, SA Grant from the National Research Council (CNR): Welfare State, Social security, Health care, Voluntary service concluded with the publication of an internal report: "The American Health care system".
  • [1992] Carnegie Mellon University - Pittsburgh, USA Practical training (Fulbright program) on descriptive analysis of census data in the study of family income classes change in large metropolitan areas of the U.S. .

Mother tongue:  Italian

Other language: English (fluent)

Computer skills

  • Software Applications: Office automation.
  • Statistical Software: SPSS.
  • Operating systems Windows, OS X.
  • E-learning platforms: WebTycho, Sakai, WebCT, Moodle.


  • Fulbright Association (life member)
  • Cornell Alumni