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Stefano Passini

Associate Professor

Department of Education Studies "Giovanni Maria Bertin"

Academic discipline: M-PSI/05 Social Psychology

Curriculum vitae

CURRENT POSITION:
From 2017 associate professor in Social Psychology (M-PSI/05) at the Department of Education Studies, University of Bologna.

Academic Career:
  • 2011-2017 :: Assistant professor in Social Psychology (M-PSI/05) at the Faculty of Educational Science, University of Bologna.
  • 2008 :: “Marco Polo” research fellow for conducting research at the University of Lausanne (Swiss) – Department of Social Psychology with a research entitled “The influence of ethnic and religious heterogeneity on satisfaction and commitment to political participation in Bosnia and Herzegovina” in collaboration with PAVIE institute of the University of Lausanne (CH) e Professor Dario Spini.
  • 2006 :: “Marco Polo” research fellow for conducting research at the University of Valencia (Spain) with a research entitled “Individualism and the recognition of others in human rights - The role of responsibility” in collaboration with Professor Juan A. Perez.
  • 2006-2011 :: Research grant for conducting research at the University of Bologna (Italy) – Department of Educational Science.
  • 2005 :: Tutorship for the Triennial course "Educator of Nursery and of Community Child" at the Faculty of Educational Science, University of Bologna.
  • 2004-2006 :: Post-doctoral fellowship for conducting research at the Department of Educational Science, University of Bologna with a research entitled “Obedience and disobedience to authority: a study on the dynamics between obedience and disobedience in relation to values, authoritarianism and social responsibility.”
  • 2004 :: “Marco Polo” research fellow for conducting research at the University of Helsinki (Finland) – Department of Social Psychology with a research entitled “Dis-obedience to authority: a study on the relations between images of obedience and disobedience, values, authoritarianism and social responsibility” in collaboration with Professor Klaus Helkama Professor Anna-Maija Pirttilä-Backman.
  • 2003 :: Qualification to practice as a Psychologist.
  • 2001-2004 :: Ph.D. in Social Psichology at the Department of Educational Science, University of Bologna with a research entitled "Authoritarianism, values and responsibilities: A survey of a sample of Catholic groups " and with the supervision of Professor Francesca Emiliani.
  • 2000-2001 :: Postgraduate training conducted at the Department of Psychology, University of Bologna.
  • 2000 :: Degree in Psychology at the University of Bologna with a vote of 107/110. Thesis entitled "Adolescent between risk and well-being" (Supervisor: Professor Luisa Molinari)

Other learning experiences:

  • 2007 :: Participation in the 8th International Lab Meeting on "Social Representations in Action and Construction in Media and Society: Experimental Designs in Investigating Social Representations and Influence Processes", April 28 - May 6, 2007 at the European PhD on Social Representations & Communication Multimedia LAB & Research Center, Rome-Italy.
  • 2007 :: Participation in the 7th International Lab Meeting on "Social Representations in Action and Construction in Media and Society: Anthropological Approach to Social Representations and Qualitative Methods", January 10 - January 28, 2007 at the European PhD on Social Representations & Communication Multimedia LAB & Research Center, Rome-Italy.
  • 2004 :: Participation in the X International Summer School on "Communication: Media, Social Interactions and Social Representations: Social Influence and Communication in the new scenarios of the Information Society - Is it possible to change risk behavior?", 24 April-3 May 2004, Colonna Castle , Genazzano - Rome.
  • 2003 :: Participation at the IX International Summer School on 'Communication Studies and the Social Representations: a Theoretical and Metodological Dialogue through Research ", 7 to 16 June 2003, Column Castle Genazzano - Rome.
  • 2001 :: Participation in the Summer School on Methodology organized by AIP "non-standard models of factor analysis", 2-8 September 2001, Bertinoro.

Research Activity:
  • 2013-2015 :: Participation inthe FARB project "Mobility without borders. Internal Migrations and social dynamics in Europe" - (Scientific Coordinator: Riccio B.).
  • 2009 :: Participation in international research projects Traces "Transition to Adulthood and Collective Experiences Survey (2004-2009), an interdisciplinary research focused on the study of the psychosocial consequences of war in former Yugoslavia in cooperation with the Institute Pavie at the University of Lausanne (CH) and University of Zagreb and Zadar (CR), University of Belgrade (SB) and University of Bologna (IT) (Scientific Coordinator Prof. Dario Spini, University of Lausanne). Title of the research: “tolerance and ethnic diversity - the reconstruction of multicultural communities in Bosnia-Herzegovina” (Scientific Coordinators: Passini, S. and Morselli, D.).
  • 2007-2009 :: Participation in international research project Daphne II (2007-2009): "An Investigation into forms of peer-peer bullying at school in preadolescent and adolescent groups" (Scientific Coordinator Prof. Maria Luisa Genta, national coordinators: Prof. P. Smith - England, Prof. R. Ortega-Ruiz - Spain, Prof. C. Salmivalli - Finland, Dr A. Guarini and A. Brighi - Italy).
  • 2007-2009 :: Participation in the research project "Violent behavior in adolescence in the Province of Rimini" (2007-2009) in collaboration with the Department of Social Services of the Province of Rimini (Coordinator: Prof. Giannino Melotti).
  • 2005-2007 :: Participation in the Program of Scientific Research of National Interest (PRIN) 2005, "The common knowledge in daily life" (National Coordinator: Prof. Clotilde Piperno, Unit Coordinator: Prof. Francesca Emiliani).
  • 2002-2004 :: Participation in the Programme of Scientific Research of National Interest (PRIN) 2002, "The common perception of responsibility and critical contexts: from relations education for the prevention of risky behavior". Title of the unit project "Inclusion Phenomena / moral exclusion in school settings "(National Coordinator: Prof. Francesca Emiliani, Unit Coordinator: Prof. Marcella Ravenna).

Teaching Experience:
  • from AA 2014/2015 teaching activities of Psychology of Groups (48 hours) at the Department of Education of the University of Bologna (CdL Expert In Social And Cultural Education).
  • from AA 2014/2015 teaching activities of Psychology of Adolescence (24 hours) at the Department of Education of the University of Bologna (CdL Expert In Social And Cultural Education - Rimini).
  • AA 2013/2014 teaching activities of a Laboratory at the Department of Education of the University of Bologna (Second cycle degree/Two year Master: Development and management of education services).
  • AA 2011/2012 2012/2013 2013/2014 teaching activities of two Laboratories at the Department of Education of the University of Bologna (First Cycle Degree/Bachelor: Expert Social And Cultural Education) .
  • AA 2004/2005 - 2005/2006 - 2006/2007 - 2007/2008 - 2008-2009-2010-2011 supplemental teaching activities with the Faculty of Education, University of Bologna for tutoring the course "Social Psychology".
  • AA 2003/2004 - 2004/2005 - 2005/2006 - 2009/2010 supplemental teaching activities with the Faculty of Education, University of Bologna for tutoring the course "Psychology of Groups."
  • AA 2008/2009 supplemental teaching activities with the Faculty of Education, University of Bologna for tutoring the course "Social Psychology" in Rimini.
  • AA 2006/2007 supplemental teaching activities with the Faculty of Education, University of Bologna for tutoring the course "Social Psychology of early childhood."
  • AA 2005/2006 teaching activities with the Faculty of Psychology, University of Chieti-Pescara for teaching the course "Techniques of intervention in groups and organizations."
  • AA 2001/2002 - 2002/2003 - 2003/2004 supplemental teaching activities with the Faculty of Education, University of Bologna for tutoring the course "Seminar on the methodology of psychological research: historical and epistemological foundations of social psychology."