Professor Yehudit Judy Dori, Faculty of Education in Science and Technology, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, was the Dean of her Faculty during 2015-2020. She is also a Senior Researcher at the Samuel Neaman Institute, Israel. In 2000-2014 and 2020, she has been Visiting Professor or Visiting Scholar at Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MIT. Prof. Dori received her M.Sc. in life sciences and Ph.D. in science education from the Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel. Her research interests encompass educational assessment, educational technology, 21st century skills, and metacognition at high school and university levels.
Prof. Dori co-edited books on cognition and metacognition in STEM education, published by Springer in 2012 and 2018. In 2020, she received the NARST Distinguished Contributions to Science Education through Research Award DCRA – for her exceptional research contributions.