About Roosevelt

Roosevelt
I am currently a PhD student supervised by Professor James Liu at the School of Psychology (Massey University – Albany Campus). I was born and raised in a small city called Serra Branca (with 17.000 habitants, approximately) located in the Northeast of Brazil, and I obtained my Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees at the Federal University of Paraiba (João Pessoa). My academic expectations are to become a lecturer and a researcher. The idea of producing knowledge and sharing relevant findings with society - trying to apply theoretical and empirical knowledge into daily life - is something that I find extremely rewarding. In New Zealand, and especially at Massey, I hope to achieve my goals and to have a spectacular cultural exchanging experience, which is certainly a lifetime opportunity that I am looking forward to embrace.

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