SERPICO DAVIDE


Ciclo: 29
Curriculum/Indirizzo: Epistemologico
Sede: UNIGE
Convenzione: CSP

Tutor: Meini Cristina
Supervisor: Frixione Marcello

Email: davide.serpico.ge@gmail.com

Progetto: A Philosophical Analysis of General intelligence: Biological, Cognitive and Ontological Aspects
Curriculum:

 

Present - Ph.D., Philosophy
Northwestern Italian Philosophy Consortium (FINO), IT
Supervisor: Prof. Marcello Frixione
Tutor: Prof. Cristina Meini

2013 - M.A. Philosophy, Summa cum laude, Publication Recommended
University of Genoa, IT
Supervisors: Prof. Antonio Guerci and Prof. Marcello Frixione
External Supervisor: Dr. Silvia Viaggi
Dissertation: “Intelligence and the Heritability of IQ: A Debate Involving Anthropology, Psychology and Genetics”

2011 - B.A. Philosophy, Summa cum laude, Publication Recommended
University of Genoa, IT
Supervisors: Prof. Nicla Vassallo and Prof. Marcello Frixione
External Supervisor: Dr. Cristina Amoretti
Dissertation: “Thought Experiments. Thinking in the Limits of Possibility”


Research Activities and Collaborations

Jul-Sep 2017

 Visiting Researcher. Department of Evolutionary Studies and Biosystems, SOKENDAI, Hayama, Japan. Host: Yukinori Onishi

Jan-Feb 2017

 Visiting PhD Student. Egenis (The Centre for the Study of Life Sciences), University of Exeter, UK. Supervisor: Prof. John Dupré

Oct-Nov 2016

 Visiting PhD Student. Egenis (The Centre for the Study of Life Sciences), University of Exeter, UK. Supervisor: Prof. John Dupré

Apr-Jun 2016

 Visiting PhD Student. Egenis (The Centre for the Study of Life Sciences), University of Exeter, UK. Supervisor: Prof. John Dupré

2013-2016

Mondi Multipli. DISFOR, University of Genoa, IT

 

Teaching Activities

2017

 Guest Lecturer, Philosophy of Science (M.A. Course), University of Genoa, IT.

2015

 Associate Lecturer, Philosophy of Science (M.A. Course), University of Genoa, IT.

2014

 Associate Lecturer, Philosophy of Science (M.A. Course), University of Genoa, IT.

2014

 Guest Lecturer, Philosophy of the Cognitive Sciences (M.A. Course), University of Genoa, IT.

 

Conference Organization Experience

Jun 2017

 Co-Organizer of the Workshop “Meccanismi tra Biologia, Medicina e Psichiatria”, Department of Philosophy, University of Genoa, IT.

Jun 2017

 Co-Organizer of the Conference “Geni e Sregolatezza. Evoluzione, Epigenetica e Sviluppo per una Medicina Integrata”, SIPNEI, Starhotel President, Genoa, IT.

Feb 2016

 Co-Organizer of the Conference “Cibo per il corpo, cibo per la mente”, SIPNEI, Starhotel President, Genova, IT.

Jun 2015

 Co-Organizer of the Conference “Tra percezione e mondo dell’arte. Relativismo vs. Universalismo”, University of Genoa, IT.

Apr 2013

 Organizer and Coordinator of the Seminar “L’evoluzione tra selezione naturale e adattamento”, University of Genoa, IT.

 

Public Engagement

Jun 2017

 “Geni e Organismi. Andata e Ritorno”, SIPNEI Conference, Starhotel President, IT.

Nov 2015

 “Ambiente e Salute”, VIII Criomare Conference, Museo del Mare, Genoa, IT.

Dec 2014

 “Leggere la Scienza con Coscienza”, VII Criomare Conference, Museo del Mare, Genoa, IT.

 

Invited Presentations

May 2017

 “Genes and Organisms”. SIPNEI Seminar, Genoa, IT.

Dec 2016

 “General Intelligence. A Philosophical Analysis”, Department of Psychology, University of Genoa, IT.

Sep 2016

 “Evolution, Epigenetics, Development”, SIPNEI Seminar, Genoa, IT.

Jan 2016

 “The Great Debate at the High Table of Evolutionary Theory”, SIPNEI Seminar, Genoa, IT.

Dec 2015

 “The Modern Synthesis”, SIPNEI Seminar, Genoa, IT.

Oct 2015

 “Intelligence and Cognition”, LIMES, Department of Humanities, University of Eastern Piedmont, IT.

May 2015

 “Nosografie locali e naturalizzazione della malattia mentale. Quali presupposti?”, University of Genoa, IT.

 

Conferences and Seminars Presentations

Jun 2017

 “Qualitative and Quantitative Genetics Analyses. Issues in Contemporary Models”, (co-author: Dr. Flavia Fabris), SILFS Conference, University of Bologna, IT.

Apr 2017

 “Mechanistic Explanation. Why and How?”, EpiLog-Science Seminar, Department of Philosophy, University of Genoa, IT.

Feb 2017

 “The Quantitative Genetic View. A Critical Evaluation”, BIG Seminar, Egenis, University of Exeter, UK.

Sep 2016

 “What Kind of Kind is Intelligence?”, Annual Conference SIFA, University of Pistoia, IT.

Jul 2016

 “What Kind of Kind is Intelligence?”, Graduate Conference FINO-SIFA, University of Genoa, IT.

Jun 2016

 “What Kind of Kind is Intelligence?”, ProBio Seminar, Egenis, University of Exeter, UK.

Jan 2016

 “Realism and Natural Kinds”, EpiLog Seminar, Department of Philosophy, University of Genoa, IT.

Nov 2015

 On “Testing Theories of Reference”, M. Devitt, Seminar, Department of Philosophy, University of Genoa, IT.

Apr 2015

 On “Reference and Description”, S. Soames, EpiLog Seminar, Department of Philosophy, University of Genoa, IT.

Dec 2014

 “Cognitive Science and Behavioral Genetics: A Comparison Between Models of Intelligence”, XI AISC Annual Conference, University of Roma Tre, IT.

Apr 2013

 “Adattamento e Selezione Naturale”, Department of Philosophy, University of Genoa, IT.

 


Pubblicazioni:

 

Peer-reviewed Publications

Serpico, D. (in press). What Kind of Kind is Intelligence? Philosophical Psychology.

Serpico, D. (2016). Le basi dell’intelligenza. Due modi di ragionare su geni e ambiente. PNEI News, 5 (Anno X): 13—16.

Serpico, D., Costa, L. & Rasino, D. (2014). La riproduzione come fine ultimo degli organismi viventi. Genealogia di un paradigma economico. Naturalmente 3/4: 4—10.
 

Published Conference Contributions

Serpico, D. (2015). Esiste davvero l’intelligenza generale? Prospettive dalle scienze cognitive. In M. Cruciani (ed.) Linguaggio, cognizione e società. Atti del XII convegno annuale AISC. NeaScience 9: 216—219.

Demori, I., Piccinno, T., Saverino, D., Luzzo, E., Ottoboni, S., Serpico, D., & Giuria, R. (2015). Analisi PsicoNeuroEndocrinoImmunitaria (PNEI) di un gruppo di cimentisti invernali. In E. Fulcheri e V.G. Vellone (Eds.) Biologia e salute umana: ricerca pura e traslazionale. Atti 88° Convegno Nazionale SIBS (Italian Society of Experimental Biology) (pp. 68–69). ECIG Edizioni.

Serpico, D. (2014). Scienze cognitive e genetica del comportamento. Un confronto tra modelli dell’intelligenza. In M. Cruciani & A. Rega (eds.) Corpi, strumenti e cognizione. Atti del XI convegno annuale dell’AISC. NeaScience 5: 315—319.


Translations

Viveiros de Castro E., Cosmological Deixis and Amerindiam Perspectivism, tr. it. Serpico D., Solerio A. & Caramella A., I pronomi cosmologici e il prospettivismo amerindio. In AA.VV. (2014) Mondi multipli. Volume 2. Lo splendore dei mondi, S. Consigliere (ed.), Kaiak Edizioni, Lecce.

Viveiros de Castro E., Immanence and Fear, tr. it. Serpico D., Solerio A. & Caramella A., Immanenza e paura. In AA.VV. (2014) Mondi multipli. Volume 1. Oltre la grande partizione, S. Consigliere (ed.), Kaiak Edizioni, Lecce.