Erica Onnis -
Erica Onnis -

Erica Onnis

Postdoc fellow, University of Turin

Erica Onnis is a a research fellow in Theoretical Philosophy at the University of Turin, where she has been a member of the Labont – Center for Ontology since 2015. She has been working as a seminar lecturer and teaching assistant in Theoretical Philosophy (course leaders: Prof. Tiziana Andina and Prof. Maurizio Ferraris) since 2016. During her PhD she has been a visiting student at the University College Cork (Ireland), at the University of Lisbon (Portugal) and at Wuhan University (China).

Erica’s research interests lie in metaphysics and philosophy of science. In particular, her doctoral research concerns the nature of emergent phenomena, and the relation between the notion of emergence and those of reduction, novelty, complexity and causality.

Erica is also interested in Chinese language and philosophy and  she is a team member of the recently instituted project between the Wuhan University and the University of Turin, the WHU-UniTO Research Partnership For Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art.




University of Turin, Campus Luigi Einaudi, Lungo Dora Siena, 100. Blocco D2, piano II, stanza 25.