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לשיחה עם יועץ לימודים: 1-800-300-032

Areas of Interest: Cannabinoids (cannabis) as a potential treatment for neuropsychiatric disorders in animal models | The involvement of the endocannabinoid system in stress, depression and post-trauma |  The effects of cannabinoids on learning, memory and plasticity.

Tel: 04-8240168 (Internal: 2168)

E-mail: iakirav@psy.haifa.ac.il

                                Lab Website: Psychobiology Discipline Website: 

                                Brain and psychopathology discipline website

                               Room: 7082

zohar eviyatarAreas of Interest: Hemispheric specialization for high cognitive processes | Language & the brain | Individual differences in lateralization | The neuropsychological basis of reading.

Telephone: 04-8249668 (internal: 3668)

E-mail: zohare@research.haifa.ac.il

Room: 7099

Areas of Interest: What are the neural mechanisms that mediate stress vulnerability and resiliency in humans? | How does exposure to stress impact reward function? And what is the role of these processes in depression and anxiety? | Are there any pharmacological and/or behavioral means that may be used to enhance reward processing in humans thus improving stress resiliency? | Research in the lab integrates behavioral, psychological, physiological, endocrinological and neural (brain function and structure) measures of stress response among healthy as well as psychopathological populations.

Tel: 04-8240964 (internal: 2964)

                               Lab: 04-6146241 (internal- 7241)

                               E-mail: radmon@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 7088

Lab Site Stress & Psychopathology 

Areas of Interest: Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD) including interpersonal processes maintaining social anxiety, nonverbal synchrony of individuals with SAD, as well as the role of perceptions of power and dominance in the disorder. Psychological treatment using the internet and the processes of change during such treatment. 

Tel: 04-8249673 (internal: 3673)

E-mail: iaderka@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 7114

Areas of Interest: Early relationship of children and parents and its consequences on the child’s emotional-social development | Special focus is on attachment and emotional communication and their influences on the child’s emotional development and adaptation | Maternal insight about the child and development of parent-child relationship among children with developmental difficulties, such as autism.

Tel: 04-8240197 (internal: 2197)

E-mail: oppenhei@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 6038

Areas of Interest: Cognitive and brain mechanisms enabling regulation of emotional processing | The influence of attention mechanisms on emotional reactions | Individual differences in emotion-attention interactions | Neural regulation of blood pressure reaction to emotions.

Tel: 04-8249671 (internal: 3671)

E-mail: hadasos@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 7087

                               CEI lab website 

Areas of Interest: Brain plasticity in reading and rehabilitation of language skills | Brain imaging of language processing | Reading and learning a second language among adults and children | Brain connectivity between and within hemispheres | The effects of sleep on language learning.

Tel: 04-6647976 (internal: 7176)

E-mail: tbitan@research.haifa.ac.il

                             Lab Website: The Language and Brain Plasticity Lab

                              Room: 7098

Areas of Interest: Attentional (dys)regulation in mental (ill) health. | Mindfulness or present moment attention and awareness in mental life and health. | Psychological processing of internal states (e.g., thoughts, physical sensations, emotion). | Mental health of refugees and other forcibly displaced survivors of atrocities and violent conflict.

Tel: 04-8240141 (internal: 2141)

E-mail: abernstein@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Personal Website: http://hevra.haifa.ac.il/anxiety_research

                               Room: 7105

Areas of Interest: Cortical and sub-cortical brainmechanisms mediating attention and perception functions | Evolutionary approach by integrating behavioral research methods in humans and animals | Interaction between attentional systems | Cognitive consequences of neurological injuries, brain imaging.

Tel: 04-8249964 (internal: 2934)

E-mail: sgabay@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 7110 

Areas of Interest: Human memory | Meta-cognition | Meta-cognitive regulation of memory accuracy | Visual attention | Perceptual organization and object perception | Artificial intelligence and artificial neural networks.

Tel: 04-8249745 (internal: 3745)

E-mail: mgold@univ.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: IIPDM 150-4

Areas of Interest: Animal models for schizophrenia-like symptoms |The effect of stress exposure in adolescence on adult behavior and brain circuitry

| Epigenetics | Transgenerational transference of stress | Genetics-environment interaction.

Tel: 04-8249674 (internal: 3674)

E-mail: igsalomon@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Personal Website:https://sites.google.com/edu.haifa.ac.il/igslab

                              Brain and Psychopathology:https://sites.google.com/edu.haifa.ac.il/bnp

                               Room: 7086 

Areas of Interest: The influence of the patient’s and therapist’s interpersonal patterns on the therapeutic alliance and on the patient’s ability to benefit from psychotherapy | How can interpersonal patterns become more adaptive in psychotherapy? | Mechanisms underlying the placebo effect.

Tel: 8249047 (internal: 3047)

E-mail: sigalzil@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               psychotherapy research Lab

                               Room: 7109

Areas of Interest: Developmental psychology | Attachment | Divorce | Holocaust | Trauma | Matrimony and family | Psychotherapy.

Tel: 04-8240282 (internal: 2282)

E-mail: joels@psy.haifa.ac.il

Room: 6036

Areas of Interest: Visual attention | Visual perception | Psychophysics | Attention and cross-modalities | Models and simulations of information processing. 

Tel: 04-8249656 (Internal: 3656)

E-mail: yeshurun@research.haifa.ac.il

Room: 7090

Areas of interest: The social self | Cross-cultural psychology | Immigrants’ adaptation | Educational research.

Telephone: 04-8249669 (internal: 3669) Tel. of Head: 04-8240168

E-mail: jennyk@psy.haifa.ac.il

Room: 7097, the Head’s office: 7082. 

Areas of Interest: Personality assessment and person-profession / organization fit | Personality | Workspace | Physiological and mental consequences | Vocational choice and career development.

Tel: 8249667 (Internal: 3667)

E-mail: galitarmon@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 7108 


Areas of Interest: Accuracy and distortion of the human memory | Constructive memory | Memory illusions | Memory | Meta-memory and aging | Eyewitness testimony | Memory of everyday life.

Tel: 04-8249437 (Internal: 3437)

E-mail: pansky@research.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: IIPDM 150-17

Areas of Interest: Individual and group decision | Social dilemmas | The evolution of cooperation | Computer simulations of social processes.

Tel: 3672 (Internal: 3672)

E-mail: ifischer@psy.haifa.ac.il

Room: 7113

danny koren

Areas of Interest: Early detection and intervention in schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders | The development of the basic sense of self in adolescence, insight, self-awareness and decision making in schizophrenia and other psychological disorders | Psychological and neuropsychological effects of traumatic events.

Tel: 04-8240960 (Internal: 2960)

E-mail: dkoren@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 7102

Areas of Interest: How specific changes in brain circuits lead to behavioral changes | Neurobiology of emotions | Neurobiology of behavioral regulation | The relationship between the systems, neural plasticity and its relationship to learning and behavioral change.

Tel: 04-8240142 (Internal: 2142)

E-mail: klavirod@gmail.com

                               Room: 7095

                               Lab website: Neural Circuits of Behavior Lab

 

Areas of Interest: The emotional response | Models of emotional experience | Ambivalent feelings | Emotions and cognition.

Office Location: Rabin Building, room 7113

Tel: 04-6647959 (Internal: 7159)

E-mail: kron.assaf@gmail.com

                              The Lab Website

                              Room: 7113

                            

Areas of Interest: Personality assessment – multi-methodical model | Mentalization and psychopathology | Eating disorders | Somatization | Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) | Processes of changes in a therapy | Psychopathology and developmental psychopathology.

Tel: 04-8240961 (Internal: 2961)

E-mail: lilyrot01@gmail.com

                               Room: 7100

Areas of Interest: Brain and behavior | Neurobiology of learning and memory | Neurobiology stress-related disorders  | Emotional modulation of memory.

Tel: 04-8240962 (Internal: 2962)

E-mail: galrichterlevin@gmail.com

The Psychobiology Discipline Website: http://psy.haifa.ac.il/~psybio

                               The Lab Website: http://sci33.haifa.ac.il 

                                Brain and Psychopathology Website 

                               Room: 7092

Areas of Interest: Developmental psychopathology | Anxiety disorders in children and adolescents | Neuro-cognitive mechanisms of anxiety disorders | Fear conditioning and extinction | Attentional biases to threats | Gender development.

Tel: 04-8249660 (Internal: 3660)

E-mail: tshechner@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Developmental Psychopathology Lab | Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/dpluh/

                               Room: 7111

Areas of Interest: The biologic basis of emotions and social behavior: How do we understand emotions? What are the brain mechanisms underlying empathy, social communication and interpersonal synchronization? | Deficits in social behavior in psychopathology, including autism, schizophrenia, social anxiety and depression | The role of oxytocin in social behavior | Brain mechanisms of social comparison and jealousy | The effects of social contact | Chemo-signaling: Processing of Body Odor Signals by the Human Brain.

Tel: 04-8288778 (Internal: 8778)

                               E-mail: sshamay@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Personal Website: http://sans.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 7094

Areas of Interest: Psychological processes involved in intergroup conflicts and their resolution | Emotions and emotion regulation in intergroup conflicts | Morality in intergroup conflicts | Societal beliefs and ideologies

Tel: 04-8240929 (Internal: 2929)

E-mail: ksharvit@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 7103 A

Noam

Areas of Interest: Eating behaviors and disorders | Body image | Experimental psychopathology | Neurocognitive functioning in psychopathology | Emotion regulation and attention

Tel: 972-4-6647960 (7160 internal)

E-mail: nweinbach@psy.haifa.ac.il

                               Room: 7107