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Prof. Umberto Castiello received an ERC Advanced Grant for a project on “Intentionality in Plants”. Congratulations!

“How” an action is performed is not solely determined by biomechanical constraints, but it depends on the agent’s intention, i.e., “why” the action is performed. For instance, in animal species kinematics for the very same action towards the very same object differ depending on whether it is

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'Shaping a World Class University' - Ed 2023

Call: Call for Proposals - 'Shaping a World Class University' - Ed 2023Target group: teaching staff, academic staffGoal: The Call aims to support internationalisation activities of different kinds    • Short-term Visiting professors (virtual and face-to-face)    • Virtual & Collaborative

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Call for proposals with Université de Lausanne, Switzerland

Call: Privileged partnership between the University of Padua and the University of LausanneTarget group: teaching staff, academic staffGoal: promote joint teaching and research projects, exchange of students, PhD students and staff. The eligible initiatives are: Graduate Summer and Winter Programs;

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Calls Erasmus+ for Teaching Staff Mobility with Programme (KA131) and Partner (KA171) countries – a.y. 2023/2024

Call: Erasmus+Target group: teaching staffGoal: Outgoing and incoming Staff Mobility for TeachingDestinations: European (KA131) and extra-European (KA107) Partner Universities, that have stipulated an inter-institutional agreement between the University of Padua and the receiving institution abroad

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Call for proposals with the University of St Andrews

Call: Call for proposals for joint initiatives in education and research 2023: University of Padua – University of St AndrewsTarget group: professorsGoal: To promote collaborative initiatives that fall into the categories: Intensive research seminars or workshops; Pedagogical workshops (e.g.

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