Prof. Mark Leikin

Affiliation

Faculty of Education, Department of Learning Disabilities, Department of Special Education, RANGE Center, Neuro-cognitive laboratory for the investigation of creativity, abilities and giftedness, and the Edmond J. Safra Brain Research Center for the Study of Learning Disabilities

Academic background

MA in Speech and Language Pathology - St Petersburg State Pedagogical University, PhD in Special Education - St Petersburg State Pedagogical University

Research interests

Examination of the possible effect of bilingualism on different types of creativity in non-mathematical (verbal, figurative and general) and mathematical problem solving; Insight problem solving; Bilingual (diglossic) language processing and development