Lada Kaliska

Lada Kaliská PhD

Lada Kaliská PhD is an assistant professor of educational, school and counseling psychology at Department of  Psychology, Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia. She has been interested in educational setting and the factors influencing all-age children´s success, performance and behavior at school. She had participated at several research projects of moral intelligence, social intelligence and successful intelligence of R.J. Sternberg (as a principal research investigator /2010-2011/). Since 2010, she has been involved in the research projects aimed at trait emotional intelligence construct verification and adaptation of diagnostic instruments of trait EI in the Slovak conditions. Since 2017, she is a principal investigator of a project (VEGA 1/0654/17) aimed at emotional intelligence construct complex and profound verification. She works also as a part-time school psychologist at a high school, and tries to implement the research knowledge into real school setting.