Alessia Melegaro is Full Professor at the Deparment of Social and Political Sciences at Bocconi University.
She is an affiliate of CeRGAS and of the DONDENA Centre for Research on Social Dynamics and Public Policy.
During the Covid-19 pandemic she served as a member of the Technical and Scientic Committee of the Italian Presidency of the Cabinet.
She directs the Covid Crisis Lab at Bocconi University. Her research areas are: health and well-being, infectious disease epidemiology and vaccination programs.
She has been the recipient of two ERC grants on the impact of demographic changes and human behaviors on infectious disease spread and control strategies.