Dr. Leshem Rotem

Dr. Rotem Leshem
Reception hours: 


Chapter in a Book

Glicksohn, J., & Leshem, R. (2011). Reproduction of duration:  How should I count the ways? In A. Vatakis, A. Esposito, M. Giagkou, F. Cummins, & G. Papadelis (Eds.), Multidisciplinary aspects of time and time perception: COST TD0904 International Workshop, Athens, Greece, October 7-8, 2010, revised selected papers (pp. 79-91). Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Publications in Refereed Journal

Glicksohn, J., Leshem, R., & Aharoni, R. (2006). Impulsivity and time estimation: Casting a net to catch a fish. Personality and Individual Differences, 40, 261-271  

Glicksohn, J., Naor-Ziv, R., & Leshem, R. (2007). Impulsive decision making: Learning to gamble wisely? Cognition, 105, 195-205.  

Leshem, R., & Glicksohn, J. (2007). The construct of impulsivity revisited. Personality and Individual Differences, 43, 681-691.

Leshem, R., & Glicksohn, J. (2012). A critical look at the relationship between impulsivity and decision-making in adolescents: Are they related or separate factors? Developmental Neuropsychology, 37, 712-731.

Leshem, R. (2013). The effects of attention on ear advantages in dichotic-listening to words and affects. Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 25, 932-940.

Leshem, R., Armoni-Sivan, R., & Arzouan, Y. (2015). Lateralized effects of sad prosody on word processing. . Brain & Cognition, 96, 28-37.

Leshem, R. (2015). Relationships between trait impulsivity and cognitive control: Examining the effect of attention switching on response inhibition and conflict resolution in non- clinical impulsivity. Cognitive Processing, 17(1), 89 - 103.

Leshem, R. (in Press). Using Dual Process Models to Examine Impulsivity throughout Neural Maturation. Developmental Neuropsychology.

Leshem, R. (in Press). Brain Development, Impulsivity, Risky Decision Making, and Cognitive Control: Integrating Cognitive and Socioemotional Processes During Adolescence—An Introduction to the Special Issue. Developmental Neuropsychology.


- Impulsivity and Decision-making processes in adolescence.


- The neural basis and physiological processes of attention, language and emotions in relation to risky behaviors.


- Executive functions and emotional and behavioral problems.


- Hemispheric specialization for linguistic and emotional processes in risky behaviors.






B.A: "Research methods", "Introduction to Psychology".


M.A.: "Methods of treatment for youth in the formal and informal education", "Cognitive-behavioral Therapy  for offenders", "Linguistic and emotional processing among offenders", "Impulsivity and behavior at risk", "Violence and delinquency: theoretical and clinical aspects."