Bellman is Professor of English Literature.
She started university teaching in 1969 in the
Faculty of Law and later in the Faculty of Political Science
and in the Faculty of Arts at the Università degli Studi
In 1986 she was given the chair of English in
the Faculty of Modern Languages at the Università di
In 1990 she moved to the Libera Università
di Lingue e Comunicazione IULM of Milano where she was Head
of the Curriculum in Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures
and Dean of the Faculty of Modern Languages(2003-2008).
She was in the the Board of the Doctoral Degree
in Comparative Literatures at IULM University, in the Board
of the Doctoral Degree in Humanities at the University of Verona
and in the Scientific Board of ICoN (till 2010)
She is now member of the Committee for the scientific
evaluation of research-products for the Humanities (CIVR) and
of the ESF Pool of Reviewers.
Patrizia Nerozzi has published numerous
books and essays in academic journals, directed and participated
in various research projects (CNR, PRIN): among the latest PRIN
project: “Equity and the Law: the Concept of Equity in English
Literature and Law”; IULM interdisciplinary project on “Art
She founded the Language Centre, which later
became Centre for Digital studies and Humanities Laboratory.
She is in the scientific Board of AIDEL-
Associazione Italiana Diritto e Letteratura
She is in the scientific Board of Pòlemos,
an academic journal of law and literature.