Brazilian and Portuguese Literatures
Ph.D. in Hispanic Languages and Literatures 
University of California | Santa Barbara | USA
Dissertation: A inevitável circunstância do pai e as encruzilhadas da dúvida no romance de formação brasileiro
Laurea cum laude in Foreign Languages and Literatures (Dottore Magistrale) 
University of Bologna | Italy
Dissertation: The representation of Lisbon in the novels by António Lobo Antunes
Nicola Gavioli is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Portuguese at Florida International University, Miami, FL.