Dr. Yael Karni Visel

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yael.karni-visel@biu.ac.il
Fields of Interest

People with disabilities and their families; Interview skills; Early childhood; Child development

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Higher Education

Undergraduate and Graduate Studies

Degree

Name of Institution and Department

Period of Study

B.A.
(with Distinction)

University of Haifa-School of Social Work                                                                                         

2000

 

M.S.W.

(Dean’s List)

University of Haifa-

School of Social Work

2003

 

Ph.D.

University of Haifa-

School of Social Work

2017

 

 

Post-Doctoral Studies

Name of Host

Name of Institution and Department/Lab

Period of Study

Prof. Michael E. Lamb

Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge,

Cambridge, UK

September 2017 – August, 2019

 

 

Scholarly Positions and Activities outside the University

Memberships in Academic Professional Associations

Years

Member of the Israeli Audit Committee of the Child Development Association

2013 - 2018

Member of the Israeli Child Development Association

2013 - Present

 

Member of the American Psychology-Law Society (APLS)

2017 - present

Member of the International Investigative Interviewing Research Group (IIIRG)

2018 - present

 

Reviewing for Refereed Journal

Years

Reviewing for Refereed Journals:

Legal and Criminological Psychology

IF 2016= 1.822

R 2016= Law: 25/149 (Q1)

Child Maltreatment

IF 2017= 2.984

R 2017= Family Studies: 3/43 (Q1); Social Work: 2/42 (Q1)

2015 - present

 

 

Scholarships, Awards and Prizes

Source of scholarship

For what purpose

Year

Hasia Foulks Foundation

First prize for excellence in the BA studies

2000

Haifa University

Encouragement scholarship, excellence second year MA

2001

Brener- Meridor Foundation

Excellence scholarship

2002

Haifa University

Qualified for the Dean's List with high honors

2003

Faculty of Health and Welfare

University of Haifa

Ph.D. scholarship

2013 - 2016

School of Social Work

University of Haifa

Encouragement scholarship for Post-doc students

2017

Department of Psychology

University of Cambridge

Cambridge, UK

Post-doc scholarship

2017- 2019

 

Courses

7610603 - Fundamentals of Social Work

7641701 - Psychosocial Aspects of Disabling Conditions

7642001 - Theory and Practice in Working with Families

7664401 - Learning Disabilities: From Theory to Practice (Master's Degree Retraining Program)

7687201 - Learning Disabilities: From Theory to Practice (MA)

Research
  • People with disabilities and their families
  • Interviewing skills
  • Early Childhood Intervention
  • Endangered children
  • Child Development