Faculty

Our broad and experienced faculty staff afford the department with a range of specializations. The department is headed by Professor Avi Sagi-Schwartz who is Professor of Psychology and Child Development, Academic Head of the International MA Program in Child Development, Director of the Center for the Study of Child Development, and former Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Haifa.

Prof. Abraham (Avi) Sagi-Schwartz

Department of PsychologyHead of the International MA Program in Child Development Director: The Center for the Study of Child DevelopmentOffice: Rabin Building, Room 6039Phone: 972-4-8240-196 Fax: 972-4-8253-896E-mail address: sagi@psy.haifa.ac.ilCurriculum Vitae

Mrs. Anat Oppenheim

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/Anat.jpg Occupational TherapistDIR/FloorTime SpecialistBoris Milman Center for Children with Developmental Disorders and Communication

Dr. Batsheva Hadad

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/Batsheva120.jpg Department of Special EducationSafra Center for Brain Research and Learning DisabilitiesUniversity of Haifa

Prof. David Oppenheim

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/david.jpg Department of PsychologyCenter for the Study of Child DevelopmentOffice: Rabin Building, Room 6038Phone: 972-4-8240-197 E-mail address: oppenhei@psy.haifa.ac.il

Dr. Deborah Golden

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/Debbie120.jpg Social AnthropologistSenior LecturerFaculty of EducationUniversity of Haifa

Dr. Efrat Sher-Censor

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/efrat.jpg Dr. Efrat Sher-CensorAcademic Coordinator of the International MA Program in Child DevelopmentInterdisciplinary MA Program in Child DevelopmentCenter for the Study of Child DevelopmentOffice: Rabin Building, Room 6033Phone: 972-4-8249-073E-mail address: esher@psy.haifa.ac.il

Dr. Efrat (Efi) Stolarski

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/efi.jpg The Early Childhood Education DepartmentOranim Academic College of EducationPhone: 972-52-4267110E-mail address: efistol@gmail.com

Prof. Emanuel Tirosh

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/Emi120.jpg MD. Prof (Emeritus) in Pediatrics and Child Neurology and DevelopmentThe Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, HaifaCurrently in private clinic and with HU and TAU

Mrs. Ella Levert-Levitt

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/IMG_1228.JPG Department of PsychologyCenter for the Study of Child DevelopmentE-mail address: intchilddev@psy.haifa.ac.il

Dr. Kathryn Jacobi

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/ketty120.jpg Clinical and Developmental PsychologistInternational Masters Program in Child Development, Masters Program in Child Development for Judges

Dr. Keren Or-Chen

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/keren120.jpg School of social workFaculty of social welfare & Health ScienceUniversity of Haifa

Dr. Nina Koren-Karie

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/nina2.jpg School of Social WorkOffice: Rabin Building, Room 6037Phone: 972-4-8240-212 Fax: 972-4-8253-896E-mail address: nkoren@psy.haifa.ac.il

Dr. Nurit Gur-Yaish

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/nurit.jpg Oranim Academic College of EducationInterdisciplinary MA Program in Child DevelopmentE-mail address: ngur@univ.haifa.ac.il

Ms. Shira Yerachmiel

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/woman_no_image.jpg Department of PsychologyThe Center for the Study of Child DevelopmentE-mail address: intchilddev@psy.haifa.ac.il

Dr. Smadar Dolev

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/sdolev.png The Early Childhood Education DepartmentOranim Academic College of EducationThe Center for the Study of Child DevelopmentPhone: 972-4-9838-632E-mail address: sdolev@psy.haifa.ac.il, smdolev@oranim.ac.il

Dr. Tirtsa Joels

https://psy.hevra.haifa.ac.il/~intchilddev/images/tjoels.jpg Department of PsychologyHead of the Interdisciplinary MA Program in Child DevelopmentCenter for the Study of Child DevelopmentOffice: Rabin Building, Room 6041Phone: 972-4-8240-282 Fax: 972-4-8253-896E-mail address: joels@psy.haifa.ac.il