Fabrizio Butera is a professor of social psychology at the University of Lausanne. Her research focuses on the processes of social influence and behavior change. In this context he studied the cognitive, motivational, relational and structural factors that influence learning, pro-environmental behaviors and antisocial and immoral behaviors.
Fabrizio Butera was a member of the research council of the Swiss National Science Foundation and president of the European Association of Social Psychology. In 2017 he received the Kurt Lewin Prize for all of his work.