Andrea Rubin teaches Theory for the Social Sciences at the University of Bergamo. He graduated in Sociology at the University of Padua with a thesis in the sociology of science and attended a Post-Graduate Course in Science Communication at International School in Advanced Studies (SISSA) of Trieste. For his final thesis, he won the “best thesis award in memory of Franco Lutman – 2017 edition”. He holds a Ph.D. in Sociology, organization, culture at the Catholic University of Milano. His Ph.D. studies are focused on the social representation of food and science in the media. He was Research fellow at the University of Salerno. His research interests are science and technology studies, public perception and public communication of science, citizens engagement in the governance of science and innovation. He is journalist and he regularly write for newspaper, magazines and for popular science journals. He edited (with Giuseppe Pellegrini) the edition 2020 of Annuario Scienza Tecnologia e Società [Yearbook Science Technology and Society] (ed. Il Mulino).