Silvia Scatena is Full Professor of History of Christianity at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia and director of Cristianesimo nella Storia.
In 2014–2015, she taught the history of Christianity at the Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve. She was a member of the international editorial board of the journal Concilium. She has been member of FSCIRE since 1995.
Her latest book is Taizé. Une parabole d’unité, Brepols, 2021.