Laurentian University is pleased to congratulate Dr. Khaled Taktek, Associate Professor in the École des sciences de l’éducation upon the completion of his term as a Canadian Fulbright Scholar at the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York.
At the conclusion of his scholarship, Dr. Taktek was honoured with the Medallion of Excellence, awarded by Brigadier General Timothy Trainor, Dean of the Academic Board at USMA West Point.
Dr. Taktek’s research project at West Point was entitled “Mental Imagery Training for Peak Performance: An Efficient Strategy for Motor Skills and Performance Enhancement as well as Cognitive Functioning Development.”
The Foundation for Educational Exchange between Canada and the United States of America, known as Fulbright Canada, is a binational not-for-profit organization with a mandate to identify the best and brightest minds in Canada and the United States, to engage them in residential academic exchange, and to mutual understanding between the people of Canada and the people of the United States of America by providing support to outstanding individuals.
For more information on Dr. Taktek’s Fulbright Scholarship, please consult the following link: