Deputy Dean of the School of Social Sciences; Head of Social Sciences Bachelor Program
Manana Gabashvili, Professor, Deputy Dean, School of Social Sciences
PhD in Linguistics from Moscow State Linguistic University (1980). Certified in Neuropsychology at Lomonosov Moscow State University (1977-1979). Fulbright alumna - conflict-induced displacement studies (psychological perspective) - Center for International Development and Conflict Management (CIDCM), University of Maryland at College Park, (1997-1998).
Wide range of academic interests from psycholinguistics and neuropsychology to conflict/ displacement studies and psychotraumatology, integrated on the basis of interdisciplinary approach.
Teaching experience since early 1980-ies. Courses taught at different times and currently include but are not limited to: “Introduction to Profession”, “Psycholingusitics”, “Clinical Psychology”, “Neurolinguistics”, “Neuropsychological Diagnostics and Consultation”, “Aphasia Studies”, “Basics of Neuropsychology”,
“Social Trauma, Stress of Displacement and Social Change Training” “Ambiguous Loss”.