We start the cycle of presenting ISAN members: Prof. Dr. Janna Glozman, the president of the ISAN, the alumna of A.R. Luria.
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: Neuropsychologist and neurolinguist. Research worker. Specialist in neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation. Professor of neuropsychology, of neurogeriatrics, developmental neuropsychology, communication problems.
1958 – 1963 Graduated from Moscow Linguistic University. M.Sc. on general linguistics (problems of word etymology).
1968 – 1970 Graduated from Psychology Department of Moscow University. M.Sc. on memory troubles in local brain damages (supervised by A.R.Luria).
1971 – 1974 Ph.D. in psychology on neurolinguistic study of agrammatisms in aphasia (Moscow University).
2000 – D. Sc. In psychology on the problem “Communication disorders and personality”.
1970 – till now Leading research worker and Professor at Psychology Department of Moscow University. Problems of neuropsychology, neurogeriatrics, neurolinguistics, learning disabilities, communication disorders. Laboratory of neuropsychology at the Neurological Hospital of Moscow Medical Academy. Neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation of brain damaged patients and of learning disable children, using Luria’s methods. Research Director of the Center of Developmental Neuropsychology.
1963 – 1970 Collaborator at Moscow Institute of Medical Information.
1965 – 1966 Professor of translation from French at Moscow Institute of foreign languages.
1990 – visiting scholar at New Medico Rehab. Center, Troy, NY USA
1996 – visiting professor at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, NC USA
1999 – till now Scientific Director of Moscow Research Center of Developmental Neuropsychology, named after A.R. Luria.
MEMBERSHIPS: Russian Psychological Association 1991- ; New York Academy of Sciences 1995 – 2010; American Biographical Institute Research Board of Advisors 1999- ; International Committee of the International Neuropsychiatric Association 1999 -, Polish Neuropsychological Society (Honorary Member) 2002 -; Editorial Boards: Neuropsychology Review 1996 – 2005; Acta Neuropsychologica 2005-, International Journal of Contemporary NeuroScience 2011-, East European Journal of Psycholinguistics 2015 -, Annales of the University of Maria Curie-Skłodowska in Lublin, sec. J, Pedagogia – Psychologia 2015 – /
FOREIGN LANGUAGES KNOWLEDGE: Russian, French and English (fluent).
PUBLICATIONS: 42 books and 454 articles and abstracts of reports in Russian, English, German, Polish, Spanish, French, and in Portuguese.
HONORS: Inclusion in the 14th Edition of Who’s Who in the world. 1997; in the book “2000 Outstanding People of the 20th Century”, International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, 1998; in the book “Famous Russians”, Moscow, 1999; in the 6th and 9th Editions of Who’s Who in Science and Engineering”, 2001 and 2006; in the book “2000 Outstanding People of the 21st Century”, International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, 2004, in the Biographical Dictionary “Women of Moscow University”, 2004 and in the Encyclopedia of Moscow University, Biographical Dictionary, Moscow 2006., 2002.
Medals: Veteran of Labour, 1994; Medals: Academy of Reeducation, Krakov, Poland, 1994; 850 Years of Moscow 1997; Emerite Scientist of Moscow University,2001; 250 Years of Moscow State University, 2005. Prime of Vygotsky from the Association Portuguese “Lev Vygotsky in Education”, 2010. Medal of Chelpanov, 2014
Short bio in Russian: Биография Ж. Глозман