Daphne Bavelier

Professor, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Science and Geneva Neuroscience Center, University of Geneva

Graduate in Biology, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris; PhD in Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT; Research in Human Brain Plasticity, The Salk Institute. World-renowned expert on brain plasticity and learning, with particular focus on how new media, such as video game play, may be leveraged for cognitive enhancements. Formerly: Neurology, Georgetown University; Brain and Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester. Currently: Professor Ordinaire, Psychology and Educational Science, Geneva Neuroscience Center, University of Geneva, Switzerland.