Danilo Bolano is a demographer and social statistician. His research interests are in the field of life course research. His research investigates the impact of events and circumstances on life trajectories. Danilo works also on the development of statistical tools to improve the understanding of individual behaviors and attitudes, with a focus on family dynamics and the heterogeneity of life trajectories. Prior to joining Dondena Centre, Danilo worked as senior researcher at the Swiss National Center for Competence in Research LIVES (University of Lausanne) and at University of Queensland – Australia.