Elenora Ippolito graduated in Historical and Social Sciences at the University of Bari. From 2010 to 2012 she worked as a multimedia documentary maker of national RAI (Italian Radio and Television) television news programs for the catalogue of RAI Teche. From 2009 to 2013 she worked as a journalist, writer and proofreader at different local newspapers in Puglia and at the magazine “Be Quality & Style”, an international periodical publication concerning tourism, current events, economics, culture, travels and fashion. She won several national and international literary contests. Some of her stories were published in e-book format by the publishing house “LilliBook Edizioni” in Florence and can be purchased in different online bookstores, such as Amazon, Mondadori, Feltrinelli.
Since April 2013 she has been working at Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei; she is involved in research activities within the project “Sustainable tourism in Basilicata.” At FEEM she is also reviewing and editing scientific texts.