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Alessio Avenanti

Full Professor


Academic discipline: M-PSI/02 Psychobiology and Physiological Psychology

Director of Organisational Unit (UOS) Cesena of DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY "RENZO CANESTRARI"

Short Bio

Full professor, director of the Non-invasive brain stimulation research group, he serves the University of Bologna since 2006. His research interests focus on social, cognitive and affective neuroscience and the development of novel non-invasive brain stimulation protocols to investigate brain plasticity and neural bases of cognition in humans.

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+39 0547 338723

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Dipartimento di Psicologia "Renzo Canestrari"
Viale Berti Pichat 5, Bologna - Go to map

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Office hours

Emergency Covid 19: during the emergency period students' appointments with prof. Avenanti will take place using Microsoft Teams following reservation via email.

From October to November 2022: by appointment after the lectures of Social and cognitive neuroscience (Bachelor degree) or Cognitive and affective neuroscience (master degree) in Piazza Aldo Moro 90, Cesena. From March to April 2023: by appointment after the lectures of Methodology of research in neuroscience (master degree) in Piazza Aldo Moro 90 Cesena, or Cognitive neuroscience and brain plasticity, in Via Berti Pichat 5, Bologna. In other periods: Tuesday 8:30-10 am at Center for studies and researches in Cognitive Neurosciences, Via Rasi Spinelli 176, Cesena (reservation via email is appreciated); Meetings in other days can be planned via email: