Noga Cohen

Dr. Cohen She is an assistant professor in the Department of Special Education and the Edmond J. Safra Brain Research Center for the Study of Learning Disabilities at University of Haifa. Her work focuses on the cognitive, physiological and neural processes involved in emotion and emotion regulation. She employs an affective neuroscience approach that integrates behavioral, psychophysiological, and neuroimaging techniques. Noga received her bachelor's degree in Psychology & Biology from the Hebrew University and her Masters and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Ben-Gurion University (in the lab of Avishai Henik). She has also received postdoctoral training in neuroimaging at the Weizmann Institute of Science (in the labs of Yadin Dudai and Rony Paz) and in affective neurosicence at Columbia University (in the lab of Kevin Ochsner).