Dr. Leonelli Francesca graduated in Chemistry in 1999 with 110/110 cum laude. The thesis was conducted at the laboratory of Prof. R. Marini Bettolo in the Department of Chemistry, University of Rome "La Sapienza." She received her PhD in Chemistry in 2003 at the Department of Chemistry of the same University under the supervision of Prof. R. Marini Bettolo. From 2003 to 2008 she conducted research as a Post-Doc in the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. In November 2008 she was appointed as an assistant professor in the same university in the Faculty of Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences at the Chemistry Department. Since 2000 she was member of the Italian Chemical Society. From the year 2009/2010 she holds the course of Organic Chemistry for the Degree Course "Technologies for the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage" in the Faculty of Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences. From 2018/2019 she holds the course of Organic Synthesis with Laboratory for the Chemistry Degree Course. She is co-author of 46 scientific publications and 32 communications to Congress in which 7 oral.