Valerio Pisaniello

Foto,  March 16, 2018
valerio|pisaniello*univr|it <== Replace | with . and * with @ to have the right email address.
Not present since
September 30, 2023
Research Scholarship Holders

Valerio Pisaniello is a linguist and orientalist. He is specialized in Indo-European studies and in linguistics and philology of the ancient Anatolian languages. He is currently working as a researcher on the ERC Starting Grant Project PALaC, Horizon 2020, “Pre-Classical Anatolian Languages in Contact” (P.I. Prof. Federico Giusfredi), and his research activities are mostly focused on language contact between Anatolian and Semitic languages in the 1st millennium BCE.

News for students

There you will find information, resources and services useful during your time at the University (Student’s exam record, your study plan on ESSE3, Distance Learning courses, university email account, office forms, administrative procedures, etc.). You can log into MyUnivr with your GIA login details: only in this way will you be able to receive notification of all the notices from your teachers and your secretariat via email and soon also via the Univr app.


Di seguito sono elencati gli eventi e gli insegnamenti di Terza Missione collegati al docente:

  • Eventi di Terza Missione: eventi di Public Engagement e Formazione Continua.
  • Insegnamenti di Terza Missione: insegnamenti che fanno parte di Corsi di Studio come Corsi di formazione continua, Corsi di perfezionamento e aggiornamento professionale, Corsi di perfezionamento, Master e Scuole di specializzazione.

Research groups

Cultures and languages in contact in the Ancient Near East
Study of the linguistic and cultural contacts in the Ancient Near East, in particular in the area of pre-classical Anatolia, with reference to the activities of the PALaC research project.
Research interests
Topic Description Research area
Aegean and Anatolian philology Aegean and Anatolian philology studies the documents, the scripts, the languages, the cultures and the history of pre-classical civilizations of Anatolia and the Eastern Mediterranean sea Linguistics
Philology and palaeography; historical linguistics
Historical & Comparative Linguistics Historical & Comparative Linguistics has language as its proper object of study in both diachronic and synchronic perspective. Linguistics
Philology and palaeography; historical linguistics
Title Starting date
PALaC 2/1/18

Other positions held


Department facilities