Nicoletta Giusti

Nicoletta Giusti

Glion Institute of Higher Education

Dr Nicoletta Giusti has more than two decades of research and teaching experience in the fields of luxury, fashion and design. Nicoletta began her career in academia as an assistant professor at the University of Bologna, where she spent 18 years conducting research and delivering courses at both undergraduate and graduate level. She was granted tenure in 2010. From 2014 to 2018, Nicoletta also served as Program Director of the MSc in Fashion, Design and Luxury Management at Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM). In 2018, she was named Professor Ambassador for the INSIDE LVMH Program. Nicoletta was appointed Clinical Professor and Director of the MSc in Luxury Management and Guest Experience at Glion Institute of Higher Education in November 2018.

She holds a PhD in Sociology from the University of Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée, a DEA in Sociology from Sciences Po Paris and a Master in Political Science from the University of Bologna. A native speaker of Italian, Nicoletta also speaks fluent French and English.


From High Fashion to  Street styles, case studies and trends §3 From fashion designer to cool hunter: how to get a fast creativity

N. Giusti (2015)

in Salvati e Sciolla (ed.) “L’Italia delle regioni”, Istituto Treccani per l’Enciclopedia Italiana, Roma, pp. 569-573.

Fashion: a cultural industry with a manufacturing core: reasons of an ambivalence

N. Giusti, E. Mora (2014)

in M. Santoro (ed.), La cultura che conta. Misurare pratiche e oggetti culturali, Bologna, Il Mulino, pp. 297-397.

Fashion, Art, Culture and Territory

N. Giusti, F.R. Rinaldi (2013)

in “The responsible fashion company. Integrating ethics and aesthics in the value chain”, Sheffield, Greenleaf, pp.133-160