Gavriel Salomon

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Gavriel Salomon
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Born12 October 1938
Died4 January 2016(2016-01-04) (aged 77)
Alma materStanford University
Known formindful transfer of learning
Scientific career
FieldsEducational psychology
InstitutionsUniversity of Haifa

Gavriel Salomon (Hebrew: גבריאל סלומון; 1938–2016) was an Israeli educational psychologist who conducted research on cognition and instruction, in particular the cognitive effects of media's symbol systems, transfer of learning, and the design of cognitive tools and technology-afforded learning environments.[1] He was a Professor Emeritus in the department of education at the University of Haifa.

Early life and education[edit]


He served as the Editor in Chief of the Educational Psychologist.[2]

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  1. ^ "In Memoriam – Gavriel Salomon". 2016-04-13.
  2. ^ Salomon, Gavriel (1992). "Editor's Comment". Educational Psychologist. 27 (1): 1. doi:10.1207/s15326985ep2701_1.
  3. ^ "Israel Prize Official Site (in Hebrew) – Recipient's C.V."
  4. ^ "Israel Prize Official Site (in Hebrew) – Judges' Rationale for Grant to Recipient".
  5. ^ Israeli appointed to European Community panel. Jerusalem Post, 2002, February 10, page 3.

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