Curriculum Vitae


2017-2021 Postdoctoral fellow University of Oxford, ERC project “Metacognition of concepts” (Prof. Nicholas Shea)

2014-2016 Postdoctoral fellow Ruhr-Universität Bochum,Volkswagen Foundation project: “Situated Cognition. Perceiving the World and Understanding other minds.” (Prof. Tobias Schlicht)


2010-2014 PhD Philosophy, “The social content of visual experience”, Institut Jean Nicod (CNRS, ENS, EHESS), Paris, France, supervisor: Pierre Jacob (DR CNRS)

Committee: Ned Block (NYU), Stephen Butterfill (Warwick), Susan Carey (Harvard), Albert Newen (RUB)

Highest grade (Félicitations du jury à l’unanimité)

2007-2010 Elève boursière de l’Ecole Normale Supérieure

Spring 2010 Visiting Student, Philosophy Department, NYU, New York, supervisor: Ned Block

2008-2010 Masters in Cognitive Science (ENS, EHESS, Paris V, France), honors (bien)

2007-2009 Masters in History and Philosophy of Science (Université de Paris 4 – Sorbonne, France), high honors (très bien)

2006 – 2007 Erasmus Exchange Program (Université Paris 1 – Panthéon Sorbonne, Paris, France)

2004-2007 BA in Philosophy (University of Bologna, Italy), high honors (110/110 con lode)

Fellowships and awards 

2010-2013: three-year PhD funding awarded by Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France

2007-2010: Ecole Normale Supérieure, three-year fellowship “Sélection Internationale” (competitive entrance examination), Diplôme de l’Ecole Normale Supérieure (three years of interdisciplinary training, attended courses in history, anthropology, economics)

2004-2007: five-year fellowship awarded by Collegio Superiore, University of Bologna (competitive entrance examination, ranked 1st), Licenza di Collegio Superiore

Organization of scientific events 

Mental Representations: the foundations of Cognitive Science? (with Tobias Schlicht and Krys Dolega), 21-23/09/2015

ESPP Tartu, Estonia, Symposium on “Social Relations and Social Cognition” (with Vivian Bohl and Olivier Mascaro), 14-17.07.2015 (financed by the German-Baltic foundation, application written with Vivian Bohl and Tobias Schlicht)

Workshop “Vicarious Representations” (with François Recanati), 12/03/2012

IJN students’ seminar “Doc’in Nicod”, 2010-2011


Mother tongues: Russian and Italian

English: Fluent

French: Fluent

Professional activities 

Reviewer for American Philosophical Quarterly, Consciousness & Cognition, CRNAP (Research Network for Analytic Philosophy), Frontiers in Psychology, Review of Philosophy and Psychology, Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, Studia Philosophica Estonica, Synthese

Member of the Dividnorm project on metacognition and epistemic norms (directed by Joëlle Proust) in 2012-2013 (organization of Dividnorm events, webmaster for the Dividnorm website and for Joëlle Proust’s personal website)

Student representative for Institut Jean Nicod’s graduate students. Member of the anti-discrimination committee.