Since its foundation, FINO has placed considerable emphasis on teaching activities appropriate to doctoral studies. These include activities shared by all students in the PhD program and activities organized by the four different curricula.

Shared teaching activities

Shared teaching activities are principally located in the first year of the program. They include (2022-2023):

‚Äst1. ¬†Skills (8 credits) a seminar on skills like Academic English and organization of Research (and Grants)
‚Äst2: ¬†Toolbox¬†(10 credits)
‚Äst3: June Seminar ¬†of PhD students (12 credits)

Cycle 39: Skills will be held in Pavia, December 2023 and Toolbox in Pavia, January 2024.
Teaching Schedule
The seminar (3)  will be held in Verbania (Villa S. Remigio) on 25-26 June 2024.

Curricular activities

PhD students are invited to participate in curricular activities (you are not obliged to limit your activities to your own curriculum). For information on the curricular commitments see: 1-epistemology; 2-ethics&politics; 3- history of philosophy; 4- theoretical philosophy.

Curricular teaching activities are coordinated by:
Samuele Iaquinto (Vercelli; curriculum 1. Mind, Science, and Language):
Michel Croce (Genoa; curriculum 2. Ethics and Political Philosophy):
Giuseppe Cospito (Pavia; curriculum 3. History of Philosophy and History of Science):
Gaetano Chiurazzi (Turin; curriculum 4. Hermeneutics, Aesthetics, and Phenomenology):

See list of curricular courses 2023-2024


REMARK: We have formal and informal agreements for sharing teaching activities with nearby Universities (Milan, Pavia/IUSS, Pisa).
You can see some of them here:
Milano State University:




16/11/2020 - 30/06/2021. Common Core Teaching 2020  
Online, 11:00 - 18:00
31/08/2020 - 01/09/2020. PhD RESIDENT SEMINAR  
GENOVA - Albergo dei Poveri - & ZOOM
18/11/2019 - 16/06/2020. Common Core Teaching 2019/2020  
16/07/2019. Laboratori di Europrogettazione  
NOVARA - Aula Magna ‚Äď via Solaroli 17
19/06/2019. Laboratori di Europrogettazione  
NOVARA - Aula Magna ‚Äď via Solaroli 17
05/02/2019 - 26/03/2019. Rolling Seminar 2019  
10/10/2018. Elsevier on campus: how to publish in high impact journals  
GENOVA Villa Cambiato, via Montallegro
02/02/2018 - 05/04/2018. Rolling Seminar & Argumentation 2018  
Genoa, via Balbi 40 (Biblioteca Universitaria, in front of Railway Station)
27/10/2017. PhD students: a Bridge between Science and Society  
GENOVA: Department of Chemistry. Aula Magna
05/10/2017. Occupabilit√† PhD e posizioni Post-Doc  
Torino, Cavallerizza Reale, Aula Magna, ore 9.45 e 14.15
11/04/2017 - 11/09/2017. Preparing your next Professional Step  
Torino: Sala Multifunzione Cavallerizza Reale, via Verdi 9 ore 9.15-18.00