Dr. Karl Ribstein Psychology Building
During Board of Governors Meeting
A big man in stature, literally and figuratively, Karl Ribstein has developed a love affair with the University of Haifa since it conferred an honorary degree on him in 1994. Each year at the Board of Governors, it seemed, there would be a little ceremony dedicating a classroom or lecture hall that he donated.
This year, the facility
that he dedicated was a little larger—his generosity earned him the right to attach his name to the
A cousin from
The Dean of the Social
Sciences Faculty, Prof. Arye Rattner, welcomed the couple in the name of the Faculty and expressed its pride in taking part in the ceremony, which was to commemorate the Ribstein family, as well as to dedicate a building. Instruction and research in the
The newly named structure houses, in addition to classrooms and offices, an array of state-of-the-art learning and research laboratories covering varied fields in the discipline:
Psychopharmacology Laboratory, Fear and Avoidance Laboratory, Laboratory of Animal Learning and Behavior, Developmental Psychology and Mineral Appetites, Brain and Behavior Laboratory, Face Recognition Laboratory, Social Laboratory, Attention and Perception Laboratory, Cognitive Laboratory, Child Development Laboratory, MMPI (Personality Assessment) Laboratory, Laboratory for the Study and Assessment of Intelligence, Clinical-Educational Laboratory, Laboratory for Psychological Counseling and Therapy, Clinical Neuropsychology Laboratory.