stefano merler



* Education • 1994: Master degree in Mathematics, University of Trento (Italy) * Positions and Employment • 1995 - 1996: Fellowship, ITC-IRST, Italy • 1996 - 1999: Fellowship, Center of Alpine Ecology, Italy • 1999 - present: Senior Researcher, Bruno Kessler Foundation (FBK), Italy • 2013 - present: Head of the DPCS (Dynamical Processes in Complex Societies) Research Unit at FBK. * Recent research projects • Horizon 2020, 2015-2018 CIMPLEX - Participatory, Interactive Social Exploratories: Bringing together Citizens, Models and Data Role: Team Coordinator • Grandi Progetti, Provincia diTrento, 2013-2016 LEXEM - Laboratory of Excellence for Epidemiology and Modelling. Facing the invasion of Invasive Alien Species (IAS) into the territory of the Autonomous Province of Trento. Role: Team Coordinator • EC FP7 ICT, 2009-2013 EPIWORK – Developing the framework for an epidemic forecast infrastructure Role: Team Coordinator • EC FP7 HEALTH, 2008-2011 FLUMODCONT - Modelling the spread of pandemic influenza and strategies for its containment and mitigation Role: Team coordinator • ECDC, 2010-2011 Vaccine preventable diseases modelling in the European Union and EEA/EFTA countries: forecasting the effect of introducing a new vaccine in a national/regional program Role: Team coordinator • Italian Ministry of Health, 2008-2011 Epidemiological instruments for monitoring Influenza in Italy Role: Team coordinator • Italian Ministry of Health, 2008-2011 Chikungunya virus infection: epidemiological and clinical features Role: Team coordinator • Italian Ministry of Health, 2008-2011 Epi-Int Role: Team coordinator * Awards • Awarded with the 15th Bellman Prize (2015) • Awarded with the 2016 Aspen Prize

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