Ancient and Medieval Visions of Light and Colour.

Co-lecturer, MA course, 2019.

Technologische Universität Berlin, Institute of the History of Science, Winter Semester 2019. Course lectured by Katja Krause and Nicola Polloni.

Reader and Syllabus


Scattered Matter: Atoms and Reality According to Nicholas of Autrecourt.

Reader, Reading Group, 2019.

Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Philosophie, Winter Semester 2019. Reading group centred on Nicholas of Autrecourt’s epistemology and natural philosophy.


Mobilising Knowledge in Translation.

Co-Lecturer, MA course, 2019.

Technologische Universität Berlin, Institute of the History of Science, Summer Semester 2019.
Course lectured by Maria Avxentevskaya, Robert Middeke-Conlin, Nicola Polloni, and Shixiang Jin.
Thematic Sessions


Structures of Materiality: Roger Bacon and the Conundrum of Prime Matter.

Reader, Lektüreseminar, 2019.

Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Philosophie, Summer Semester 2019.
Reading group centred on Roger Bacon’s philosophy of nature.


The World Machine.

Lecturer, OxNet Initiative Course, 2019.

University of Sunderland. Schools Outreach and Access Programme for the OxNet Initiative, Durham University, University of Oxford, University of Sunderland.
Responsibility for lecture and seminar teaching for 16-17 years old university applicants, as part of a national UK programme; preparation of teaching materials, delivery and assessment.


(Re-)Shaping the Tradition: Narratives of Matter in Calcidius and Ibn Gabirol.

Reader, Lektüreseminar, 2018.

Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Philosophie, Winter Semester 2019/19.
Reading group centred on theories of matter  elaborated by Calcidius and Solomon ibn Gabirol.


The Liberal Arts.

Co-Convenor, Level 4 (MA) module, 2018.

Durham University, Department of History. Convenors: Giles Gasper and Nicola Polloni.
Responsibilities included module design, teaching preparation, leading seminars, guiding and mentoring student projects and essays, and evaluation.


The Ordered Universe.

Lecturer, OxNet Initiative Course, 2018.

University of Sunderland. Schools Outreach and Access Programme for the OxNet Initiative, Durham University, University of Oxford, University of Sunderland.
Responsibility for lecture and seminar teaching for 16-17 years old university applicants, as part of a national UK programme; preparation of teaching materials, delivery and assessment.


The Penetration of Arabic Philosophy into the Latin Philosophical Tradition.

Lecturer, Research Seminar, 2017.

Marquette University, Aquinas and ‘the Arabs’ International Working Group.
Research Seminar Jan-April 2017.


The Mediterranean Sea as Space of Philosophical Dissemination.

Lecturer, MA seminar, 2016.

Università di Pavia, Spring semester 2016.
Responsibility for lecture and seminar teaching.


History of Sciences.

Co-Lecturer, MA module, 2016.

Università di Pavia, with Chiara Crisciani.
Responsibilities included lecture and seminar teaching, guiding and mentoring students, and evaluation.


History of Medieval Philosophy.

Co-Lecturer, BA module, 2015.

Università di Pavia, with Chiara Crisciani.
Responsibilities included lecture and seminar teaching, guiding and mentoring students, and evaluation.


History of Medieval Philosophy.

Co-Lecturer, BA module, 2014.

Università di Pavia, with Chiara Crisciani.
Responsibilities included lecture and seminar teaching, guiding and mentoring students, and evaluation.


Neoplatonism and Aristotelianism in the Middle Ages: Perspectives and Problems.

Lecturer, BA seminar, 2014.

Università di Pavia.
Responsibility for lecture and seminar teaching.


History of Medieval Philosophy.

Co-Lecturer, BA module, 2013.

Università di Pavia, with Chiara Crisciani.
Responsibilities included lecture and seminar teaching, guiding and mentoring students, and evaluation.