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Marco Giovanni Mariani

Associate Professor


Academic discipline: M-PSI/06 Work and Organizational Psychology

Curriculum vitae


2019-today Associate Professor at the Department of Psychology “Renzo Canestrari”, University of Bologna (SSD: M-PSI / 06).

2004-2019: Researcher first at the Department of Education and then at the Department of Psychology, University of Bologna (SSD: M-PSI / 06).

2002 - PhD in Psychology - University of Bologna

Main teaching experiences in the last 10 years:

Over the years he has been a member of the Councils of PhD programme in Psychology at the University of Bologna and the University of Parma.

Since 2010/11 he is teaching at the Master Work, Organizational and Personnel Psychology (WOP-P), Erasmus Mundus Master.

Since 2016/17 he is teaching of Soft skills to be effective at work, First cycle degree programmes.

From ay 2018/19 he is teaching in Work Psychology, at Social work, First cycle degree programme.

Participation in funded research projects:

Erasmus + Esteem Project: Safety training and assessment in support of European mobility

HORIZON 2020 project, "XCYCLE - Advanced measures to reduce cyclists' fatalities

and increase comfort in the interaction with motorized vehicles ".

European project G.I.A.N.T. Guidance: Innovative Actions and New Tools, Leonardo da Vinci Program (2008-2010).

Participation in research groups

Head of Ce.Trans (Center for Transitions to Work and Work), Department of Psychology, deals with: training of guidance practitioners, research experiences aimed at developing tools for personal assessment and evaluation of effectiveness interventions in the field of guidance.

Membership in Scientific Societies:

European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology (

AIP (Italian Association of Psychology) -Section Psychology for Organizations (


Numerous collaborations with public and private organizations for intervention research in the field of personnel assessment and development, safety and well-being (for example, Agenzia delle Entrate Emilia Romagna, BASF - Italy, Cambielli Edilfriuli, ENI).

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