Dr. Debora Marchak

Grid 2020 Speakers

Dr. Debora Marchak Science-Teaching Department, the Weizmann Institute of Science & Ort Arad Highschool

Debora (Didi) Marchak obtained her Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from Tel Aviv University on the research of quantum conductance though semiconducting nanoparticles at high temperatures. Later, she joined the Department of Materials and Interfaces at the Weizmann Institute of Science during her Postdoctoral studies. Nowadays Debora is head of the “We Have Chemistry!” National Projects Competition and conducts research on art-integrated chemistry teaching practices, developed by neuro-pedagogical approaches, at the Chemistry Group of the Science Teaching Department at the Weizmann Institute of Science. Since 2013 Debora also teaches Chemistry, Science, STEAM and PlaceMaking to High School students in the city of Arad and is involved in several projects for the advancement of practical science education in Israel.


GRID 2020

Monday, November 23, 2020
Session I: Educational Environments of the Grid | Duet B | 11:00-12:00
What if…? Chemistry-Art Fusion in Action