Heidi Keller, PhD
is an award winning cultural-development researcher, professor and author. Keller lectures around the world. She served as Professor of Psychology and Head of the Culture and Development Department at the Faculty of Human Sciences, University of Osnabrück, Germany.
Dr. Keller examines the biological and socio-cultural influences of early child development. She has authored hundreds of research papers and several books, including Cultures of Infancy (2007, Erlbaum Press) and Handbuch der Kleinkindforschung (2003, Huber) and editor of The Cultural Nature of Attachment (2017, MIT Press).
She is currently Director of Nevet, The Greenhouse of Context-Informed Research and Training for Children in Need, The Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem.
Professor Heidi Keller is recipient of several international grants and career awards, including the prestigious 2019 Society for Research on Child Development Distinguished Contribution Award.
Key areas: Culture, Human Development, Education, Communication