The research activity of the Center focuses on investigating giftedness and on ways of cultivating excellence and giftedness. The main research project currently underway at the Center is "Multi-dimensional Research of Mathematical Giftedness". The project focuses on the general cognitive abilities, neurocognitive activity and creativity related to exceptional mathematical ability. The center has a neurocognitive research laboratory for the exploration of brain and giftedness.
Research at the Center is conducted by University of Haifa faculty members and graduate students. The Center also enables leading researchers from outside the University to participate in research projects.
The Center supports innovative projects associated with the educational excellence and proposes performance of their formative evaluation.