ZORZI MARCO

Contacts
E-mail 0b478ae6c2facb74ce6e2e637c7f55b8
Structure Department of General Psychology
Telephone 0498276618
Qualification Professore ordinario
Scientific sector M-PSI/01 - GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY
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Notice and additional information
Lab website (Computational Cognitive Neuroscience Lab)
http://ccnl.psy.unipd.it
Google Scholar page with full list of publications:
http://scholar.google.it/citations?user=MgF3uIMAAAAJ&hl
Profile on ResearchGate:
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Marco_Zorzi


Information for perspective PhD students (Doctoral School of Psychological Sciences)

Possible research topics for PhD under my supervision include (but are not limited to):
- Cognitive modeling: deep learning models of perception and cognition
- Computational neuroscience: brain networks and resting-state activity in health and disease
- Numerical cognition (all methods and/or populations, including children and patients)
- Novel diagnostic and neurorehabilitation methods for neurological diseases

Office hours
Wednesday from 09:30 to 11:00 Dipartimento di Psicologia Generale, sede di Via Venezia 12 (piano terra edificio PSICO 2) Si prega di prendere un appuntamento via email.
(updated on 10/04/2017 13:22)

Proposals for thesis
Argomenti di tesi:
- Cognizione numerica, percezione della numerosità, discalculia
- Attenzione spaziale nella visione e nei processi cognitivi, neuropsicologia dell'attenzione
- Processi di lettura, riconoscimento di parole scritte, dislessia

Metodologie:
- Psicologia Sperimentale/Cognitiva
- Modellistica computazionale (solo Laurea Magistrale o Dottorato)
- Neuropsicologia (cerebrolesione o disturbi dell'apprendimento) (solo Laurea Magistrale o Dottorato)
- Neuroimmagine funzionale (fNIRS, fMRI, EEG) (solo Laurea Magistrale o Dottorato)
- Neurostimolazione e training cognitivo (solo Laurea Magistrale o Dottorato)

Per maggiori informazioni consultare il sito web del laboratorio:
Computational Cognitive Neuroscience Lab (http://ccnl.psy.unipd.it)

Curriculum Vitae
POSITIONS:
Full Professor (Psychology and Artificial Intelligence), University of Padova (Italy)
Senior Research Associate, IRCCS San Camillo Neurorehabilitation Hospital, Venice-Lido (Italy)

EDUCATION:
Laurea (MSc) in Experimental Psychology, University of Padova, Padova (Italy), 1994.
European Diploma in Cognitive Science, International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA), Trieste (Italy), 1997.
Ph.D. Experimental Psychology, University of Trieste, 1999.

PREVIOUS PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
• Research Fellow, University College London (UK), 1994-1998.
• Visiting Scientist, Macquarie University, Sydney (Australia), 1998.
• Research Fellow, University of Padova, 1999-2000.
• Assistant Professor, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, 2000-2001
• Associate Professor, University of Padova, 2001-2006
• Full Professor, University of Padova, since 1/12/2006
• Invited Visiting Professor, Aix-Marseille University (France), 2011
• Director, Center for Cognitive Science, University of Padova, 2008-2012

AWARD AND GRANTS:
ERC laureate (2008, Starting Grant for Frontier Research from the European Research Council)
Best PhD Thesis in Psychology Award (1999) from the Italian Psychological Association (AIP)
Principal investigator in many projects funded by public and private bodies (European Commission, European Research Council, McDonnell Foundation USA, Italian Ministry of Research, Cariparo Foundation, Compagnia di San Paolo Foundation; Wellcome Trust, UK; Royal Society of London, UK).


Lecturer's Curriculum (PDF): 0B478AE6C2FACB74CE6E2E637C7F55B8.pdf

List of taught course units in A.Y. 2017/18
Degree course code Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Teacher in charge
PS1082 COMMON PS02103965 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2015
6 3rd Year Second semester MARCO ZORZI
PS2192 COMMON PSP5070139 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2016
6 2nd Year First semester MARCO ZORZI
PS1932 COMMON PSO2044188 LEARNING DISABILITIES
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017
6 1st Year First semester BARBARA CARRETTI
PS1978 COMMON PSO2044188 LEARNING DISABILITIES
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017
6 1st Year First semester BARBARA CARRETTI
PS1932 COMMON PSP4065487 NEW CONCEPTS IN COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017
6 1st Year First semester MARCO ZORZI