Manuela Curcio was born in Rossano (Italy) on November 19th 1981. She attended the University of Calabria and received a degree in Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Technology with honors in 2006. She continued her graduate studies in University of Calabria and completed her Ph.D. in 2009. From 2006 she is engaged in teaching activities as assistant professor and contract professor. From 2011 she is Administrator of Macrofarm s.r.l., a spin-off of University of Calabria, and holder of a post-doctoral fellowship. Her research activities is about the synthesis and characterization of polymeric functional materials for biomedical and pharmaceutical applications. Particular interest is devoted to biomaterials, molecularly imprinted polymers, graft polymers, functional polymers and stimuli responsive hydrogels.
Biography Updated on 1 April 2012