VALLESI ANTONINO

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Structure Department of Neurosciences
Telephone 0498214450
Qualification Professore associato confermato
Scientific sector M-PSI/02 - PSYCHOBIOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY
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Notice and additional information
For those who might be interested in my supervision for their PhD project, my main research areas include: executive functions, cognitive aging, hemispheric asymmetries, frontal lobes, spatial and temporal attention. The main methods we use to investigate these research topics include: Neuroimaging, Event-related potentials, Neuropsychology and experimental psychology

Office hours
Thursday from 11:30 to 13:30 Dip. Neuroscienze, via Giustiniani 5, Padova (Unità Neurologia, II Piano, ala sinistra) Consiglio di prendere appuntamento per email (antonino.vallesi@unipd.it).
I advise students to write me an email before showing up (antonino.vallesi@unipd.it).
(updated on 24/11/2017 10:47)

Proposals for thesis
Topics: superior cognitive processes (executive functions), hemispheric asymmetries, cognitive aging.
Methods: EEG, Neuroimaging, Neuropsychology, Neurostimulation (depending on the period).

Note: I advice the master's candidates potentially interested to work with me to send me their complete CV together with their request of supervision in advance. Moreover, please do not ask me about potential research projects too early with respect to the moment in which you are available to effectively and intensely work on your thesis.

Curriculum Vitae
Academic Positions
Dal 1/4/14. Professore Associato. Dip. Neuroscienze - Università di PADOVA
Dal 1/9/12 al 31/3/14. Ricercatore. DUniversità di PADOVA
2009-12. Ricercatore t.d., SISSA, Trieste
2007-09. Post-dottorato. Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest, Toronto

Education
- 19/2/07. PhD Neuroscienze (laude). SISSA
- Apr-Ago 2005. Periodo di studio, ICN, UCL, Londra
- 20/6/03. Laurea Psicologia (laude). Univ. di Padova

Prizes & Acknowl.(selected)
• 2017. Premio SIPF, Roma 17 Nov 2017
• 2011. Bertelson Award ESCOP
• 2011. TOYP Award Ricerca, JCI

Grants (selected)
• 2013-18: ERC Starting Grant LEX-MEA. GA: 313692
• 2011-12: Competizione per giovani ricercatori SISSA
• 2010-12: Ministerio Español Ciencia-Innovación 2010 (BOE-A-2009-21233). AV: Co-invest.

Conference organization
29.09.17. Cognitive Neuroscience of Executive Function, Botanical Gardens, Padova.

Invited talks and keynotes (selected)
17/11/17. Keynote Lecture SIPF prize. Rome
21/10/17. Ten years of Mind/Brain Sciences, University of Trento. CIMeC, Italy
11/08/17. Universidad de Costarica, San José, Costa Rica.
8/5/14. Escan conference, Dortmund, Germany
25/01/13. European Workshop in Cognitive Neuropsychology, Brixen
11/5/12. IV Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science
29/2/12. CNRS, Lione 12/1/2012. Jagiellonian University, Cracovia
30/9/11. Bertelson Award Keynote Lecture, ESCOP, San Sebastian
18/3/10. Carleton University, Ottawa
28/9/09. SiNAPSA Neuroscience Conference, Ljubljana
2-5/9/09. XVI ESCOP conference, Cracovia, Poland
11-12/6/09. The human frontal lobes and the mind. Univ. of Toronto

Supervisione o Co-superv.: > 40 among Phd, grad. students, trainees.

Evaluation activity
• Tesi PhD: Pompeu-Fabra, Barcelona, Universitá di Granada; SISSA-Trieste, Roma Foro Italico, Pavia.
• Grant internazionali: NSERC, Canada; Romanian NCDI; FET and MSCA actions.
• Editorial Board: Frontiers in Psychol (Associate Ed.); BioMed Research Intern (Action Ed.); J Educ Develop Psychol (Ed. board)
• Rev. ad-hoc: Plos Biol; Brain; Neurosci Biobehav R; Cereb Cortex; Neuroimage; Human Brain Mapping; J Cogn Neurosci; Cortex; Cognition etc.

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 Lang. Teacher in charge
ME1847 COMMON MEN1036220 BASIC OF PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCES 1
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 1st Year First
semester
ITA ANTONINO VALLESI
ME1858 COMMON MEP3056245 COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17
Current A.Y. 2017/18
3 2nd Year Second
semester
ITA ANTONINO VALLESI
IN2371 004PD INP7080703 NEUROIMAGING
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 1st Year First
semester
ENG ANTONINO VALLESI
IN2371 005PD INP7080703 NEUROIMAGING
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 1st Year First
semester
ENG ANTONINO VALLESI
PS1932 COMMON PSP4068097 PRINCIPLES OF COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE AND NEUROIMAGING TECHNIQUES (C.I.)
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18
Current A.Y. 2017/18
    ENG
»   PSP4068098 NEUROIMAGING TECHNIQUES (MOD. B)
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 1st Year First
semester
ENG ANTONINO VALLESI
»   PSP4068099 PRINCIPLES OF COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE (MOD. A)
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 1st Year First
semester
ENG GIUSEPPE SARTORI


Responsibility of other activity for A.Y. 2017/18
Degree course code (?) Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
ME1858 COMMON MEN1033449 PROFESSIONAL LABORATORIES
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2015/16
Current A.Y. 2017/18
3 3rd Year Second
semester
ITA ANTONINO VALLESI