Background and activities

Giosuè Baggio was educated in philosophy, logic and cognitive neuroscience in Pavia, Strasbourg, Amsterdam and Nijmegen. Before joining NTNU in 2014, he has worked at the Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics and at the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA).

He teaches topics in psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, linguistic theory and linguistic methodology in ENG1101SPRÅK3002SPRÅK3200 and SPRÅK3300.

He leads the research project Origins of Semantic Composition in Early Cognitive Development, funded by the Research Council of Norway.

He is author of the book Meaning in the Brain (MIT Press, 2018).

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications


Part of book/report

  • Vulchanova, Mila Dimitrova; Saldaña, David; Baggio, Giosuè. (2019) Word structure and word processing in developmental disorders. Word Knowledge and Word Usage: A Cross-disciplinary Guide to the Mental Lexicon.
  • Baggio, Giosuè; Stenning, Keith; van Lambalgen, Michiel. (2016) Semantics and cognition. The Cambridge Handbook of Formal Semantics.
  • Baggio, Giosuè; van Lambalgen, Michiel; Hagoort, Peter. (2012) Language, linguistics and cognition. Philosophy of Linguistics.
  • Baggio, Giosuè; van Lambalgen, Michiel; Hagoort, Peter. (2012) The processing consequences of compositionality. The Oxford Handbook of Compositionality.
  • Hagoort, Peter; Baggio, Giosuè; Willems, Roel. (2009) Semantic unification. The Cognitive Neurosciences, 4th Edition.