Marie Curie
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Post-doctoral Fellowships 2023 at IUSS Pavia | Call for expressions of interest
Mar, 18/04/2023

The Department of Humanities and Life Sciences at the School for Advanced Studies IUSS Pavia welcomes expressions of interest from candidates wishing to apply for a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship 2023 and to be hosted by IUSS for their project. IUSS Pavia offers a lively academic environment, hosting several research groups, projects, and PhD programs in several areas, including those specified below.

The call for applications for the MSCA-PF 2023 opened on April 12, 2023, and the deadline for application is September 13, 2023.

Full details about the call can be found at:

We ask interested candidates to contact us as soon as possible, and no later than May 31.

We are interested in hosting promising proposals in several areas in Philosophy, Linguistics and Cognitive Neurosciences. Please find below a short description of the major areas of application with their respective contact person.

A full description of research groups and topics can be downloaded via the Description links.

Please send to the relevant contact person:

a) A full CV

b) A short summary of the prospected project (1 page + References)

c) A cover letter, specifying:

- Name, Family Name, contact email and Nationality;

- Current affiliation (if any);

- Type of grant for application (European Fellowship / Global Fellowship);

- Date of PhD Award and Career breaks since then (if any);

- Country/ies of residence in the past 3 years;

- Country/ies of main activity in the past 3 years;

- Duration of the project in months (between 12 and 24).


English language proficiency, a significant or foreseeable track-record in publications and international research experience will be especially valued.

Proposals will be assessed internally based on their quality and expected potential for success. Selected candidates will then work with the relevant contact person in preparing the proposal.



Computational Models of Language Processing [Download Description]

Contact:           Cristiano Chesi (


Epistemology and Philosophy of Mathematics [Download Description]

Contacts:         Silvia De Toffoli (

                        Andrea Sereni (

                       Luca Zanetti (


Experimental Pragmatics and Neuropragmatics [Download Description]

Contact:           Valentina Bambini (


Language and Social Cognition Markers in Neurodegeneration and Brain Aging [Download Description]

Contacts:          Eleonora Catricalà (

                         Chiara Cerami (


Neuroimaging, neurophysiology and cognitive neuroscience [Download Description]

Contacts:          Nicola Canessa (

                         Giulia Mattavelli (, neurophysiology and cognitive neuroscience


Philosophy of Mind, Consciousness and Technology [Download Description]

Contacts:         Michele Di Francessco (

                        Giulia Piredda (

                        Alfredo Tomasetta (


Theoretical Syntax [Download Description]

Contacts:          Matteo Greco (

                          Andrea Moro (

                         Ian Roberts (