Folco Panizza

Vita-Salute San Raffaele University

Folco Panizza is a research fellow of the Research Center for Applied and Experimental Epistemology (CRESA) at the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University in Milan. Folco has worked alongside biologists, economists, computer scientists, neuroscientists, exploring with the use of computational cognitive models the different mental processes that occur when decisions are made in isolation compared to when done in a social context. Folco specialises in experiments concerning social norms and the social image of individuals, to explore how these affect our perception of the world and our daily decisions. Folco holds a Bachelor degree in Psychology from the University of Florence, a Master of Science from the Berlin School of Mind and Brain, and a PhD from the Centre for Mind/Brain Sciences at the University of Trento.