Ph.D, Brain Research Center, Dept. of Neurobiology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
MA (Summa cum Laude), Neuropsychology, Dept. of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
BA (Magna cum Laude), Dept. of Behavioral Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Be'er Sheva, Israel
Registered Specialist in Rehabilitation Psychology, Israel Ministry of Health
Registered Psychologist, Israel Ministry of Health
2014 - present
2013 - present
Visiting Scientist, Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto
Visiting Professor, Department of Speech Language Pathology, University of Toronto
Senior Lecturer (Tenured), Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences, University of Haifa, Israel
Lecturer, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Haifa, Israel
Post doctoral fellow, James Booth's lab, Dept. of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Neuropsychologist, The Neuropsychological Unit for Treatment and Rehabilitation. Tel Aviv, Israel
Internship in Rehabilitation Psychology. Cognitive, emotional, and vocational evaluations and interventions for adults and children, following traumatic brain injury, neurological diseases and developmental deficits.
(Co-PI) with Katzir T. (Co-PI). Israeli Science Foundation (ISF). Compensatory morphological processing in brains of dyslexic adults. $150,000
(PI). Israeli Foundation Trustees (IFT). Developmental changes in the brain involved in morphological and phonological processing during reading of Hebrew words. $20,000
(PI). The National Institute for Psychobiology in Israel. Effects of age and sleep on learning regular and irregular morphological rules. $25,000
(PI) with Banai K., Attias J. and Shemesh R. (CIs). Ministry of Health feasibility studies. Brain plasticity induced by auditory training and fitting of hearing aids in hearing impaired individuals. 25,000 NIS
(CI) with Eviatar Z. & Peleg O. (PIs). Israeli Science Foundation (ISF). Inter-hemispheric integration during reading comprehension: an experimental, computational, and imaging study: $120,000
(Co-PI) with Ullman MT. (Co-PI). Binational Science Foundation (BSF) start-up program. The role of procedural and declarative memory systems in learning morphological inflections in a novel language: an effective connectivity fMRI study. $60,000
(PI). Rich Foundation grant for returning scientists. Acquisition of linguistic skills, $60,000
2015 - 2015
2014 - 2014
2013 - 2014
2012 - 2013
2010 - 2013
2006 - 2013
2006 - 2013
2006 - 2013
2007 - 2013
2006 - 2011
2006 - 2012
Literacy and reading disorders, BA, University of Toronto, St. George
Psychology of Language, BA, University of Toronto, Mississauga
Brain plasticity in development and rehabilitation, M.A.
Brain and Language, M.A.
Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience, B.A.
Introduction to Neuroanatomy, B.A.
Research Seminar, B.A.
Research methods & scientific writing, B.A.
Neuropsychology and assessment, B.A.
Cognitive rehabilitation, B.A.