Dr. Kamal A. Kharrazi
Date of Birth: 01.12.1944
Professor, the University of Tehran and the Institute for Cognitive Science Studies
President, Board of Trustees, Institute for Cognitive Science Studies
Address: Pardis New City (15 KMs North East of Tehran), 4th Phase, Safir Omid Blvd. Pazhouheshkadeh Blvd.
Area of Interest:
Dr. Kharrazi’s main academic interest is cognitive psychology. He has studied, taught and published in the field of cognitive psychology and education. He is a co-founder of the Institute for Cognitive Science Studies (ICSS), established in 1997, and is a co-founder of Mehr Alborz Virtual University established in 2003. One of his main objectives is to develop a domestic model of education based on cognitive science approaches, to be compatible with Iranian social, cultural and religious values.
Dr. Kharrazi is a professor of psychology and education at the University of Tehran and the Institute for Cognitive Science Studies. He has taught many courses in psychology and education, including:
· Psychology of cognitive development
· Psychology of gifted and creative children
· Cognitive psychology
· Educational psychology
· Cogntive-behavior modification methods
Kharrazi, A.. K. & Doulati R..P. A. (2009). Guide Book to Cognitive Psychology and Cognitive Science. Samt Publishing Center, Tehran.
Kharrazi, A. K. & Talkhabi, M. (2011). Foundations of Cognitive Education. Samt Publishing Center, Tehran.
Educational Psychology: Principles and Applications, by John Glover and Roger Bruning (1996). University Publishing Center, Tehran.
Strategies for Learning and Remembering: Study Skills Across Curriculum, by Mary Ann Rafoth and others (1996). Nay Publishing Company, Tehran.
Cognitive Psychology for Teachers, by John Glover et.al (1998). University Publishing Center, Tehran.
The Blackwell Dictionary of Cognitive Psychology, by Michael Eysenck (2000). Nay Publishing Company, Tehran.
An Introduction to Cognitive Education: Theory and Applications, by Adrian Ashman and Robert Conway (2005). Institute for Cognitive Science Studies, Tehran.
Using Psychology in Management Training: The Psychological Foundations of Management Skills, by David Statt (2006). Samt Publishing Center.
Changing Minds: The Art and Science of Changing Our Own and Other People’s Minds, by Howard Gardner (2007). Nay Publishing Company, Tehran.
An Introduction to Political Psychology, by Martha Cottam, et al. (2007). University Publishing
Children’s Thinking, by Robert Siegler and Martha W. Alibali (2007).
University Jahad Publishing Center, Tehran.
Exploring Cognitive Development: The Child as Problem Solver, by Alison
Garton (2007). University Jahad Publishing Center, Tehran.
The Learning Brain: Lessons for Education, Sarah-Jayne Blakemore and Uta Frith (2005).
Samt Publishing Center.
Cognitive Psychology, by Robert Sternberg (2006). Samt Publishing Group,Tehran.
Introducing Consciousness, by David Papineau (2001), Samt Publishing Center.
Fundamentals of Cognitive Neuroscience, by Bernard Baars & Nicole Gage (2013). Samt