Vittorio Gallese

is leader of the Parma Node of the TESIS network  and full Professor of Physiology at the Department of Neuroscience of the School of Medicine (Universita degli Studi di Parma).

His major research interest lies in the relationship between action perception and cognition, using a variety of neurophysiological and neuroimaging techniques. Within TESIS he is especially interested in developing an interdisciplinary approach to the understanding of the embodied bases of intersubjectivity and social cognition.

 Link to webpage at the University of Parma (CV and publications available here)