The Catholic University of America

Agnes Cave, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor at the Department of Education and Director of Teacher Education

  • Where are you from?
    • Budapest, Hungary
  • Educational background
    • In Hungary:
      • BA in teaching Russian language and English as a Second language (5th - 8th grades)
      • Graduate license in teaching English as a Second language
      • MA in translation and interpretation (consecutive & simultaneous English-Hungarian and Hungarian-English)
    • In the U.S.:
      • Ph.D. in educational psychology
  • Your discipline/research and accomplishments
    • Articles in cognitive psychology and teacher education
  • Obstacles to overcome along the way?
    • I have always been supported by family, friends, and colleagues along the way.
  • Mentors/Role models who encouraged you
    • I am fortunate to be surrounded by wonderful colleagues who gave me good advice and showed a good example. I usually have more role models simultaneously. When I find an outstanding individual, I add his or her name to the list that I check when I need a little boost.
  • What do you do for fun in leisure time?
    • I love to run, read, and play the piano.