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Dr. Irit Bar-Kochva

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Position
Post Doctoral Follow

Research Interests
Cognitive and neuro-cognitive processes of skilled and impaired reading, orthographic variation, reading intervention.

Current Projects
Reading acceleration, underlying process of silent reading, brain activity while processing different forms of script in regular and dyslexic readers.

Education
Year Degree and Name of the Institution
 2011-present  The Edmond J. Safra Brain Research Center for the Study of Learning Disabilities, University of Haifa. Post Doctoral Follow.
 2007-2010  The Edmond J. Safra Brain Research Center for the Study of Learning Disabilities, University of Haifa. PhD, supervised by Prof. Zvia Breznitz. The subject: “Processes of reading the two forms of Hebrew orthography at different stages of their acquisition: behavioral and electrophysiological measures”.
 2006-2008  University of Haifa, Israel. Learning Disabilities. M.A. (Summa Cum Laude).
 2002-2004  Ben-Gurion University, Israel. Behavioral Science (majoring in psychology). BA.

Current Courses
Research Seminar on Dyslexia

Publications