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Augusto Foa'

Augusto Foa', Italian zoologist, educator.

Background

  • Foa', Augusto was born on August 29, 1951 in Milano, Italy. Son of Luciano Foa' and Luisa Schiralli.

  • Education

    • Master in Biological Sciences, University Pisa, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Scuola Normale Superiore Pisa, 1980.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral position Max Planck Institut fuer Verhaltensphysiologie, Seewiesen Andechs, Germany, 1980—1981. Assistant professor Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy, 1981—1994. Visiting scientist Department Neurosci.

      University Oregon, Eugene, 1985—1986. Professor zoology and ethology Department Biology University Ferrara, Italy, since 1994.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, sports.

    Connections

    • Married Maria Petresi, June 4, 1989. Children: Ludovica, Gabriele.
    • father: Luciano Foa'
    • mother: Luisa Schiralli
    • spouse: Maria Petresi
    • children: Ludovica Foa'
    • Gabriele Foa'
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    Born August 29, 1951
    (age 65)
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    • 1975
      University Pisa
    • 1980
      Scuola Normale Superiore Pisa
    • 1980 - 1981
      Postdoctoral position Max Planck Institut fuer Verhaltensphysiologie
      Germany
    • 1981 - 1994
      assistant, professor Scuola Normale Superiore
      Pisa, Toscana, Italy
    • 1985 - 1986
      visiting scientist, Department Neurosci. University Oregon
      Eugene, Oregon, United States
    • 1994
      professor, zoology and ethology Department Biology University Ferrara
      Italy