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Arjuna Tuzzi Arjuna Tuzzi is (Full) Professor of Social statistics at the Department of Philosophy, Sociology, Education and Applied Psychology (FISPPA) – University of Padova.
Her main research interests concern: statistical analysis of textual data (quantitative linguistics, text mining, text clustering, authorship attribution, diachronic corpora, chronological textual data, content analysis), data collection tools in social research (question wording, survey design, non-sampling errors), statistical methods for the evaluation of university systems, political-institutional communication.
She graduated in Statistical Sciences and Demography in 1996 and obtained a Ph.D. in Applied Statistics for Economics and Social Sciences in 2000. During her Ph.D. she has been a visiting student at the Department of Statistics – University of Glasgow (UK).
She teaches Text Mining, Social Research Methods and Social Statistics for undergraduates and graduates in Communication Studies and Ph.D. students in Social sciences and in Linguistics, Philology and Literary Studies – University of Padova. She also taught at the Universities of Trieste, Ca’ Foscari Venice and for Foreigners Perugia and worked as a post-doc at the Department of Economics and Statistics – University of Trieste.
She was a visiting scholar at: Department of Italian Language and Literature – National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Greece), Institute on Communication and Inclusion – Syracuse University (New York), and (in the frame of the Teaching Staff Mobility Programme) Institute on Computational Linguistics – University of Trier (Germany).
Arjuna Tuzzi is the director of the IQLA-GIAT Summer School in Quantitative analysis of textual data and one of the founders of the Interdisciplinary Text Analysis Group (GIAT). Since 2012 she is a member of the Council at large and for two offices (2014-2018) the President of the International Quantitative Linguistics Association (IQLA). She has been the President of the Evaluation Unit (Nucleo di Valutazione) of the Univ. of Bologna (Italy).