Curriculum Vitae


Directeur de Recherche de 2e classe (DR2) CNRS
Team coordinator « Brain Networks and Learning » (BraiNets)


Institut de Neurosciences de la Timone (UMR 7289)
CNRS & Aix-Marseille University
27 Boulevard Jean Moulin
13385 Marseille Cedex 05


email: andrea.brovelli at
phone: 0033 4 91 32 40 31


2020 Habilitation à diriger des recherche (HDR) in Neurosciences, Aix-Marseille Université, Marseille, France
2002 PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience, International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA-ISAS), Trieste, Italy
1998 MSc in Physics, Imperial College, London, UK

Postdoctoral Training

2004-08 Post-doc at the INCM, Marseille, France
2003-04 Post-doc at the ISC, Lyon, France
2003 Post-doc at the CCS, Boca Raton, FL, USA

Selected Publications

  1. Favaretto C, Allegra M, Deco G, Metcalf N, Griffis JC, Shulman GL, Brovelli A, Corbetta M (2022). Subcortical-cortical dynamical states of the human brain and their breakdown in stroke. Nature Communications, 13:5069.
  2. Battaglia D, Brovelli A (2020). Functional connectivity and neuronal dynamics: insights from computational methods. In The Cognitive Neurosciences, Sixth Edition (The MIT Press) by D Poeppel, G. R. Mangun, M. S. Gazzaniga (Editors)
  3. Brovelli A, Badier JM, Bonini F, Bartolomei F, Coulon O, Auzias G (2017). Dynamic reconfiguration of visuomotor-related functional connectivity networks. Journal of Neuroscience, 37 (4) 839-853.
  4. Brovelli A, Chicharro D, Badier J-M, Wang H, Jirsa V (2015). Characterization of cortical networks and corticocortical functional connectivity mediating arbitrary visuomotor mapping. Journal of Neuroscience, 35(37):12643–12658.
  5. Brovelli A, Ding M, Ledberg A, Chen Y, Nakamura R, Bressler SL (2004). Beta oscillations in a large-scale sensorimotor cortical network: directional influences revealed by Granger causality. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 101:9849-9854.