Elisa D'Alterio

Elisa D’Alterio (Rome, 1982) is Full Professor of Administrative Law at the Faculty of Law, University of Catania. Moreover, she is Lawyer and Ph.D. cum laude in Administrative Law. She was Member of the Unit for Simplification and Quality of Regulation at the National Department for the simplification and public administration (2014-2018).

She was Member of the Internal Audit Body of University of Siena (2013-2015).

She was Law Clerk to Justice Professor Sabino Cassese at the Constitutional Court of Italy (2013-2014).

She was Counsellor for Legal Affairs of the Italian Minister for the Public Administration and Simplification (2012). Furthermore, she was First Assistant at the Independent Audit Commission for Public Administrations (CIVIT) (2010-2011), where – after the transformation in the National Anticorruption Authority (ANAC) – she also worked as Consultant on transparency and prevention of corruption in the public administrations (2013).

She was Research Fellow in Administrative Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Rome “Sapienza” (2011-2012). In the same University, she has become Ph.D. in Administrative Law, cum laude (2010).

She was Contract Professor of Public Finance Law at the Faculty of Law, University Suor Orsola Benincasa (Naples) (2014-2015; 2015-2016; 2016-2017) and, previously, of Administrative Law at the Faculty of Political Sciences of the University of Urbino “Carlo Bo” (2008-2009; 2009-2010). In the same University, she was also Contract Professor of “Public Contracts” (2009-2010). She was Contract Professor of “Public Services” at the University of Tuscia – Viterbo (2007).

She is Member of teaching boards of several Masters (postgraduate programs), including those on Administrative Law (Inter-university Master MIDA, University of Rome “Sapienza” – she is the coordinator of module on “Public Controls”), on “Prevention and Contrast Analysis of Organized Crime and Corruption” (Master APC, University of Pisa), on Management and Policies of Public Administration (LUISS), on Administrative Law (University Suor Orsola Benincasa – she is the coordinator of the module on Transparency and Anti-Corruption). She gives lectures for civil servants in the fields of public control, prevention of corruption, administrative transparency, outsourcing; moreover, she gives lectures in doctoral programs and courses organized by the National School of Administration – SNA.

She is the First Editor of “Rivista trimestrale di diritto pubblico”. She is Reviewer of the International Review of Administrative Sciences(International Institute of Administrative Sciences –IIAS) and Member of the Editorial Board of national and international journals: Public Administration Research (“Canadian Center of Science and Education”); Journal of Politics and Law (“Canadian Center of Science and Education”); Munus – Rivista giuridica dei servizi pubblici. She collaborates with the Giornale di diritto amministrativo and with International Review of Administrative Sciences-IRAS.

She studies, in particular, the following issues: public controls, outsourcing of public services and functions, administrative penitentiary system, transparency and integrity in the public sector, quality of public services, European and global administrative law.