Noah Vardi is Associate Professor of Private Comparative Law. She graduated summa cum laude at the University of Roma Tre Law School in 2001 and obtained her PhD in European Private Law at the University of Verona. She became a Lecturer in Private Comparative Law at the University of Roma Tre in 2005 and was Fulbright Visiting Scholar at the Yale Law School and Visiting Scholar at the Max Planck Institut für Ausländisches und Internationales Privatrecht in Hamburg. She has taught several courses and seminars in Universities both in Italy and abroad and currently teaches Private Comparative Law and Comparative Legal Systems at the University of Roma Tre. Her main fields of research include private comparative law, European private law, financial markets and monetary law, payment systems. She has published a book on "The Integration of European Financial Markets: The regulation of monetary obligations " (Routledge, 2010), and has authored several articles on these topics.