Short CV/Education and training

  • 1989

  • 1990 – 1991
    Research Fellow KU Leuven

  • 1994
    Chercheur Associé CNRS Paris

  • 1994 – 2004
    Università di Padova

  • since 2004
    Università di Pisa

Selected publications

  • D'ancona, C. (2001): Commenting on Aristotle. From Late Antiquity to the Arab Aristotelianism. In: Der Kommentar in Antike und Mittelalter. Beiträge zu seiner Erforschung. Ed. by W. Geerlings, C. Schulze. Brill, Boston-Leiden-Köln 2001, p. 200-251

  • D'ancona, C. (2005): Greek into Arabic: Neoplatonism in Translation. In: The Cambridge Companion to Arabic Philosophy. Ed. by P. Adamson and R.C. Taylor. Cambridge U.P., Cambridge 2005, p. 10-31.

  • D'ancona, C. (2005): Les Sentences de Porphyre entre les Ennéades de Plotin et les Eléments de Théologie de Proclus, in Porphyre. Sentences sur les intelligibles, Vrin, Paris 2005, p. 139-274.

  • D'ancona, C. (2010): The Origins of Arabic Philosophy, in L. P. Gerson (ed.) The Cambridge History of Philosophy in Late Antiquity, Cambridge U.P., Cambridge 2010, II, p. 869-93.

  • D'ancona, C. (2011): La Teologia neoplatonica di „Aristotele“ e gli inizi della filosofia arabo-musulmana, in: R. Goulet – U. Rudolph, Entre Orient et Occident. La philosophie et la science gréco-romaines dans le monde arabe, 57e Entretiens sur l‘Antiquité Classique, Fondation Hardt, Vandoeuvres – Genève 2011, p. 135-190.

Selected projects

  • "Greek into Arabic. Philosophical Concepts and Linguistic Bridges", ERC Advanced Grant 249431

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, Conseil Scientifique

  • Academia Platonica Septima Monasteriensis, Münster i. W.


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