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Alberto Burgio

Professor

Department of Philosophy and Communication Studies

Academic discipline: M-FIL/06 History of Philosophy

Curriculum vitae

Alberto Burgio (born in Palermo 1955) graduated in Modern Literature at the University of Pavia in 1978 and in Philosophy at the Università Statale in Milano in 1983.

 

Present Academic Position:

In 1989 Research Fellow, with tenure in History of Philosophy at Faculty for Science Education of the University of Urbino.

In 1993 Associated Professor in History of Philosophy at the Department of Philosophy of the University of Bologna, where he is since 2001 Full Professor.

 

2006 - 2008 Member of the Parliament of the Italian Republic.

2009- Director of the Department of Philosophy of the University of Bologna

2011- Member of the Academy of Sciences of the University of Bologna.

 

Lectures, Seminars, Courses:

2002 -2006 “History of Racism” for the I-Level Master in «Socio-educational Strategies of Interculturality» at the Faculty for Science Education at the University of Bologna;

2005-2010 «Images of Race in Scientific Literature» as Teaching Fellow at the Faculty for Science Education of the University “Suor Orsola Benincasa” in Napoli.

1992-2012 Seminars at the Istituto di Studi filosofici di Napoli.

 

Review Membership of Chief and/or Scientifical Board:

«marxismo oggi»; «Studi settecenteschi»; «Dianoia. Annali di storia della filosofia del Dipartimento di filosofia dell'Università di Bologna»; «Rivista sperimentale di freniatria»; «Studi sulla questione criminale»; «Critica marxista»; «Psicoterapia e scienze umane»; «Historical Materialism»; «Characteristica Universalis Journal»; «Minority Reports. Cultural Disability Studies».

Editor in Chief of the series «Labirinti» (Publishing house: DeriveApprodi, Rom).

Member of the Scientific Committee of National Critical Edition of the Works of Antonio Labriola and of the italian edition of the Complete Works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.

 

Awards:

2007 international prize “Giuseppe Sormani” of the Istituto Gramsci Piemonte

2007 prize “Luigi Salvatorelli” for History of Contemporary Political Thought.

2008 prize “FestivalStoria” for Racial Studies.