Dr. Adalet Baris Gunersel
Adalet Baris Gunersel is a Visiting Scientist working with Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek on various research endeavors. After receiving her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology in 2008, she worked at Temple University as an administrator and instructor. Since 2013, she has been conducting qualitative research and analysis on NSF- and IES-funded grants collaborating with Kansas University and Purdue University. She has worked as a Registered Behavior Technician with children with special needs. Her research interests include the enhancement of the quality of educational practices at every level — K-12 and higher education — as well as special education, teacher professional development, motivation, and creativity.