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Dipartimento di Antichità, Filosofia, e Storia, 

DAFIST, Università di Genova, 

Via Balbi 4, 16126 Genova, Italy.

Email: daniele.porello at

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Tel: +39 0461 314854


I am an Associate Professor at the University of Genova, DAFIST.

I was a Researcher at the CNR (National Research Council of Italy), working at the Laboratory for Applied Ontology (LOA) of the Institute for Cognitive Sciences and Technologies (ISTC), Assistant Professor at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano KRDB, Postdoc the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation ILLC of the University of Amsterdam, Postdoc the Laboratoire Bordelais de Recherche en Informatique LABRI, INRIA. I defended my PhD in Philosophy at University of Genova.

Research interests: I do research on non-classical logics, social choice theory, knowledge representation, applied and foundational ontology, conceptual modelling, and formal philosophy.