Haskins Laboratories

The Science of the Spoken and Written Word

Leonard Katz

Senior Scientist, Haskins Laboratories
Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut

B.S. 1959 University of Massachusetts/Amherst
Ph.D.1963 University of Massachusetts/Amherst


1963-65 Post-Doctoral Fellow, Institute for Mathematical Studies in the Social  Sciences, Stanford University

1965  Assistant Professor, University of Connecticut
1968  Associate Professor, University of Connecticut
1971  Sabbatical leave, Sussex University, England
1974- Professor, University of Connecticut
1977- Research Scientist, Reading Research Group, Haskins Laboratories and  Yale University
1979  Sabbatical leave, Sussex University, England
1986  Fulbright Fellow, University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia
1987- 2000 Investigator, Dyslexia Research Group, Department of Pediatrics,  Yale Medical School

1993-2003 Statistical consultant, Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

1994  Sabbatical leave, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

1994  Visiting Research Fellow, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey

1998-2005 Statistical consultant, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai  School of Medicine, New York

2006 Professor Emeritus

2010 Member of International Committee of Project Evaluation for Reading Research, InstitutoABCD, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2012-Editorial Advisor, Reading Psychology

2012-Editorial Advisor, Annals of Dyslexia

2014-2016 Board member, Haskins Laboratories