Gedeon Deák is an Associate Professor of Cognitive Science and Human Development at UCSD. He joined the faculty in 1999, after getting his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota (1995) and serving on the faculty at Vanderbilt University (1995-1999).

Curriculum vitae
Parent-Infant Interaction
How do parents and infants interact in ways that help infants learn? How do infants gain new social skills?
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Word Learning
Do preschool children have special skills for learning new words?
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Flexible Thinking
How do "flexible thinking" develop during early childhood? What is flexible cognition?
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