Fabio Pollice has PhD in Political Geography from the University of Salento; he taught in the universities of Naples "Federico II" and Rome "La Sapienza".; he is now the Rector of the University of Salento.

Prof. Fabio Pollice is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Italian Geographic Society (SGI) and National Coordinator of Regional Trustees; member of the Scientific Committee of the European University Center for Cultural Heritage (CUEBC), of EURISPES and of the "La Notte della Taranta" Foundation.