35.Pierangelo_Sardi

Pierangelo Sardi

Organizing committee - Co-President of the Association of Italian Psychologists in the World

EDUCATION AND CAREER
Graduate in Philosophy 1967, specialized in Social Psychology 1973.
Chief Psychologist in Psychiatric Services 1973–2002
President of INPA, Italian Network of Psychologists’ Associations 1991-1999
President of the Chamber of Italian Psychologists 1999-2005
Representing the Federation of Italian Chambers (CUP) to the EU 2000-2010
Member of EFPA Executive Council 2001-09, Member of the Italian Economic and Social Council (CNEL) 2005-2010
Coordinating National Road Safety Council and CNEL WG on Traffic Safety 2006-2010
President of CEPLIS, EU Council of Professions 2007-10

PRESENT OFFICES
President of RAMSES, Research and Actions for Mobility’s Safety and Sustainability; representing Italy in FERSI, Forum od European Road Safety research Institutes, and in EU funded projects; Co-president of the Association of Italian Psychologists in the World.

RESEARCH
Traffic risks, since 1994
Disaster and crises psychology, since 2001
Psychological Aid to Victims of Terrorist Acts, since 2006
Psychology of irrational economic choices, since 2008

ACADEMIC ACTIVITY
Disaster and crises psychology, EU Social Fund courses,  1995-1997
Work and organisation psychology, Faculty of Medicine,  2004-2008


MOST IMPORTANT ARTICLES AND PUBLICATIONS

  • Director of the magazine “Psychologos” 1992-1999
  • About 90 professional and scientific articles, starting from 1972
  • The traffic psychologist in Italy and Europe - Handbook, Carocci, 2005
  • Italian economic growth: a psychological problem?, Armando, 2012
  • Working impotence and recession: how to get out, Armando, 2013