School of Psychological Science 
Tel Aviv University
Ramat Aviv, 69978, Israel
Tel: +972 3-6407349
Fax: +972 3-640954

School of Communication Disorders
Department of Psychology
Achva Academic College
Arugot, 7980400




1. Education

1980-81 Post-Doc Research Yale University and John B. Pierce Laboratory (Advisor: Professor Lawrence E. Marks).
1978 Ph.D. Bar-Ilan University , Ramat-Gan, Israel , Department of Psychology (Advisor: Professor Harvey Babkoff).
1974 M.A. Bar-Ilan University , Ramat-Gan, Israel , Department of Psychology (Advisor: Professor Isaac Lewin).
1970 B.A. Bar-Ilan University , Ramat-Gan, Israel ,Department of Psychology
1970 B.A. Bar-Ilan University , Ramat-Gan, Israel ,Department of Sociology
1970 Courses Tel-Aviv University , Ramat Aviv, Israel



2. Employment

A. Academic Appointments and Administration


1984-1987 Chair, Interdisciplinary Department of Social Sciences. Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel.
1985-1987 Head, Experimental Psychology Program, Department of Psychology, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel.
1998-2000 Treasurer and member of the Executive Committee, International Society for Psychophysics.
1999-2000 Member, Academic Governing Body, Holon Institute of Technology
2000-2004 Chair, Committee for Graduate Studies Program and Admission, Department of Psychology, Tel-Aviv University.
2000-2004 Chair, Academic Research Grant Committee, Ministry of Education, Jerusalem.
2002- present Consulting Editor, Journal of Experimental Psychology:  General
2014-2015 Chair, Committee for Cognitive Psychology Israel Science
2015-2016 Chair, Department of Psychology, Ashkelon Academic College 
2016 – present Founder & Chair, Department of Communication Disorders, Achva Academic College



B. Research


1970-1974 Research Assistant, Sleep and Dream Research Laboratory, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel.
1975-1978 Associate Research Scientist, Department of Physiology, Loewenstein Hospital , Raanana, Israel.
1976-1977 Senior Scientist, Psychometirc Research Unit, Israel Defense Forces.
1990-1993 Senior Research Consultant, Occupational Health and Rehabilitation Institute at Loewenstein Hospital , Raanana, Israel.
1990- Consultant and Reviewer, Publications in Cognitive  Psychology and Perception, The Open University of Israel.



C. Sabbatical Research


1987-1989 Visiting Associate Fellow, and visiting Professor of Psychology and Epidemology, Yale University , John B. Pierce Laboratory
1990 (summer) Visiting Associate Fellow, Yale University , Pierce Laboratory.
1992 (summer) Visiting Associate Fellow, Yale University , Pierce Laboratory.



3. Teaching


2017-present Professor of Psychology and Psychophysics, Achva Academic College.
1997-present Professor of Psychology, Tel-Aviv University.
1991-1996 Professor of Psychology, Bar-Illan University.
1993-1994 Visiting Professor of Psychology , Haifa University.
1991-present Professor of Psychology, Department of Communication Disorders, Tel Aviv University.
1986- 1991 Associate Professor, Department of Psychology,  Bar-Ilan University.
1983-1986 Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Bar-Ilan University.
1979-1983 Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Bar-Ilan University.
1979-1983 Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Tel-Aviv University.
1985-1987 Senior Lecturer, Department of Communication Disorders, Tel-Aviv University
1977-1978 Lecturer, Academic Courses, in the Behavioral Sciences Ministry of Labor, Ramat-Gan.
1973-1975 Lecturer, External Division, Technion, Haifa, Israel.



4. Membership in Scientific Organizations

American Psychological Association

American Psychological Society

Association for Chemoreception Sciences

International Association for the Study of Pain

International Society for Psychophysics

Israel Pain Association

Israel Psychological Association

Psychonomic Society

The New York Academy of Sciences


5. Ad Hoc Reviewer / Journals (Sample)

Acta Psychologica

American Journal of Psychology

Chemical Senses

Consciousness and Cognition


Emotion and Cognition

Imagination, Cognition and Personality

Journal of Experimental Psychology: General

Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance

Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology

Mathematical Biosciences

Memory and Cognition

New Ideas in Psychology

Perception and Psychophysics


Psychological Bulletin

Psychological Bulletin and Review

Psychological Review

Psychological Research

Psychology and Aging


6. Ad Hoc Reviewer/ Grant Proposals

Educational Research—Ministry of Education, Israel

Israel Foundation Trustees

German- Israel Foundation

Israel National Academy of Science

Israel Psychobiological Foundation

US- Israel Binational Foundation

The Canadian Council for the Arts


7. Grants (Recent Sample)

Israel National Academy of Sciences: “Suicide Prevention: Diagnosis through the Emotional Stroop Task.”

Israel National Academy of Sciences: “Cognitive Processes in Comparative Judgments.”

U.S.- Israel Binational Science Foundation: “Unidimensional and Multidimensional Study of Memory Psychophysics.”

Central Bottling Company (“Coca-Cola,” Bnei-Brak, Israel ): “Taste Psychophysics.”

Research Authority, Tel-Aviv University : “Cognitive Psychophysics.”

Israel National Academy of Sciences: “Vision for perception versus vision for action and psychophysics.”


8. Ph.D. Dissertation 

Auditory temporal integration: Detection versus discrimination. Bar-Ilan University ,

Advisor: Professor Harvey Babkoff.


9. M.A. Dissertation

Experimental enhancement of mental imagery by manipulation of the external

environment. Bar-Ilan University , Advisor: Professor Isaac Lewin



Daniel Algom, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
School of Communications Disorders, Achva Academic College, Israel

Tel: +972 3-640-7349
Fax: +972 3-640-9547