Professor Emeritus of Futures Studies (Social and Human aspects) and Human Ecology at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Gregorian University, Rome (1976-2004) and at the University of Trieste, Faculty of Political Sciences;
International Studies in Gorizia, Futures Studies (1996-1998);
Secretary General of World Futures Studies Federation (1975-1980), President (1980-1990), Chair of Executive Council (1990-1993);
Coordinator of the Project "The Futures of Cultures" for UNESCO (1991-1994);
Member of the Executive Council of the Inter University Center at Dubrovnik (1984-1996);
Chairman of the Futures Research Committee of the International Sociological Association (1978-1997);
President of the World Association for Science and Arts for Europe from October( 1991 1995);
Coordinator of the Network WIN (Women's International Network) Emergency and Solidarity, sponsored by UNESCO and initiated with Prof. Rita Levi Montalcini, Nobel Prize for Neurobiology (1986-2005);
Consultant to many Intergovernmental Organizations such as United Nations University, UNESCO and UNDP.
Women, Households and Change, UN University Press, Tokyo, 1991;
Why Futures Studies?, Grey Seal Books, London, 1993;
The futures of Cultures , UNESCO, BEP, Paris, 1994;
Rethinking Futures Studies, in Ziauddin Sardar, ed. Rescuing our Futures, Adamantine Press, Twickenham, England, 1999;
Penser le Futur, Dunod, Paris, 2000.