Search database
Insert profile


    Partner Search profiles

Show all

 Bosnia Herzegovina
 Czech Republic12 
 Dominican Republic
 Faroe Islands
 North Macedonia
 Slovak Republic27 
 South Africa13 
 United Kingdom158 
Prepare for printing
Faculdade de Psicologia e de Ciências da Educação da Universidade do Porto (FPCEUP)

 Contact details
Contact personProf. Orlanda Cruz
Associate Professor 
StreetRua Dr. Alfredo Allen sn 
Address 4200-135 - Porto (Portugal) 
Social Media00351226079725
 Organisation details
Employees (in Depart.)51-250 
Organisation TypeSecondary or higher education establishment 
 Research Focus

 Fields of activities:
» Psychology

 Brief description of your activity focus
Students training (Phd and master courses), research on developmental psychology, parenting, parent education, and psychological intervention

 Details about Expertise / Competences / Technologies
Member of the staff of Faculty of Psychology and of Sciences of Education of Porto University since 1982. Dean of the Faculty from 2005 to 2008.
She has a Major in Psychology (July 1983; Faculty of Psychology and of Sciences of Education of Porto University), she got the master degree on Developmental Psychology (January 1988; Faculty of Psychology and of Sciences of Education of Porto University) and got the doctoral degree (September 1996 on Developmental Psychology; Faculty of Psychology and of Sciences of Education of Porto University).
Current position: Associate professor, teaching in undergraduate and graduate courses (Master’s and PhD). Director of the Psychology Doctoral Program.
She has accomplished several orientations of PhD and Master’s dissertations.
Investigator in many financed research projects, both national and international.
Member of the international societies Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), European Society for Developmental Psychology (ESDP) as well as Portuguese Association of Psychology (APP).
She also has several publications under the form of books, chapters in books and articles in scientific journals. She has participated in many international and national congresses.
 Research Activities

 International and national projects beyond EU Framework Programme
1) School pathways in adolescence: Cognitive and socio-motivational determinants
Research Partners: Universities of Vigo, Santiago de Compostela and Coruna (Galiza, Spain), University of Tras-os-Montes e Alto Douro and Minho (Portugal)
2) Parent education evaluation
Research Partners: Universities of Minho, Coimbra and Lisboa (Portugal)
3) Longitudinal Study of Engagement and Development

 Partner Search Profiles
  • 01-01-1970 |

  •  Further Information

     Inserted / Updated
    2013-02-08 / 2014-09-19

    Contact Disclaimer Adminlogin

    Copyright (2015 - 2019) - Net4Society Research Directory