Course organisation

The composition and tasks of the Degree Course's institutional figures and structures are shown below.

Degree Course Committee

The tasks of the Degree Course Committee are governed by the University Regulations.
The Commitee is composed by the course professors, researchers and student representatives.
Student representatives: Beatrice Reggiani and Nicole Rossi

Course Quality Assurance Manager

Prof. Giampaolo Rossetti

The Quality Assurance Manager works together with the Course President and the Department Director to plan improvement actions and he monitors their implementation; as well as the proper conduct of learning activities and support services; he informs the Course President of any problem concerning the correct conduct of learning activities, also based of students' reports.
To submit or report a problem concerning learning and organisational aspects, students can write to the Course Quality Assurance Manager


Education Quality Manager

Gabriella Cavalli
The Manager ensures the organisation and functionality of course educational aspects and manages and updates the content of the master degree course.

Review Board

The Review Board: has to lead the degree course towards a continuous results improvement; manages the self-assessment process by periodically checking course data, detecting strengths and weaknesses and proposing corrective and improvement actions.

Career guidance delegate

Prof. Michele Donati

The Delegate organises and promotes initiatives aimed at facilitating the entry of undergraduate and graduate students into the world of work.

International Student Mobility Commission

The committee manages student mobility (incoming and outgoing) in relation to all international exchange programmes (Erasmus Plus, Overworld etc.).

The commission is composed as follows:

Prof. Andrea Artoni Coordinator

Profs. Maestri e Petraglia Erasmus contacts for the biological area
Prof. Bartoli Overworld and extra-europee initiatives contact for the biological area
Proff. Prof. Pelosi and Secchi Erasmus contacts for the Chemistry area
Prof. Tegoni Overworld and extra-European initiatives contact for the Chemistry area
Prof. Artoni Erasmus contact for the Geology area
Prof. Balsamo Overworld and extra-European initiatives contact for the Geology area

The Commission identifies in the Artoni, Maestri and Pelosi, those responsible for signing the Learning Agreements of the respective areas.

Delegate for students with disabilities, Specific Learning Disorders (LsD) or vulnerable groups

Prof.ssa Paola Goffrini

The delegate for vulnerable groups works in close cooperation with center for reception and inclusion on the reception, care, social integration and rights of people with disabilities, Specific Learning Disorders (LsD), Special Educational Needs.

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee, which is made up of a panel of professors/instructors from pharmaceutical degree courses and representatives from the world of work, ensures constant contact with the world of business and work, in order to assess the progress of the degree courses, to draw up proposals for the definition and design of the course catalogue and learning objectives, and to promote contacts for students internships in companies and institutions.

The Steering Committee is composed as follows:

Internal members:

Fulvio CELICO (CCS STAR President)

Donato Antonio GRASSO (CCS SNA President)

Stefano LEONARDI (CCS Ecology and Ethology President)

External members
Sonia ANELLI (Ente di Gestione per i Parchi e la Biodiversità Emilia Occidentale - Parchi del Ducato, Head of the Environmental Education Service,

Giuseppe BORTONE Director ARPAE Emillia Romagna

Maria Cristina CREMASCHI agriculture and food safety, Delegation of Emilia Romagna to the European Union

Davide GEREVINI Freelancer - graduate in Environmental Sciences

Davide IMPERIALE (Stazione Sperimentale delle Conserve di Parma, representative of Camera di Commercio di Parma, head of environmental analysis

Aki ISHIWA environment and sustainability, Emilia Romagna Delegation to the European Union S

tefano MAGLIA President of ASSIEA

Matteo MAZZINI Graduate in Environmental Sciences and President of the Interprovincial College of Agro-Technicians of Parma and Piacenza

Emanuele SCANFERLA Proger SpA Milan

Joint Committee of Teachers and Students - CPDS

Each department establishes a Joint Committee of Teachers and Students (CPDS) consisting of one lecturer and one student from each course of study pertaining to the department.

The CPDS is a permanent observatory on teaching activities.