Marcelo Bigliassi

Assistant Professor

Teaching and Learning

Office: AC1 313

Phone: 305-919-4256


Specialty: Psychophysiology and neuroscience

Dr. Bigliassi is an assistant professor of psychophysiology and neuroscience in the Department of Teaching and Learning at Florida International University, USA. His work integrates psychophysiological measures to further understanding of psychological phenomena during execution of movements. He has published ~60 research studies in peer-reviewed scientific journals, delivered several guest lectures at national and international conferences, and published hundreds of articles in newspapers and magazines. He has also been awarded on several occasions in the UK, US, and Germany and is the current president of the Society for Sports Neuroscience.

Research Areas

  • Psychological effects of sensory modulation
  • Neural basis of attentional control
  • Cerebral responses to fatigue
  • Sensory manipulation of pain


Dr. Bigliassi received his Ph.D. from Brunel University London, UK.

Selected Publications

(A full list of publications, excluding abstracts published in conference booklets, can be found here: