Marisa Carvalho


Marisa Simões Carvalho has a degree in Psychology from the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Porto (1999), a Masters in School Psychology from the Institute of Education and Psychology, University of Minho (2007) and a PHD on Vocational Psychology from the School of Psychology, University of Minho (2013). She is currently doing a PHD in Educational Sciences at the Faculdade de Educação e Psicologia, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa.

She is an Assistant Professor at the Faculdade de Educação e Psicologia, Universidade Católica Portuguesa and she is a collaborator at Support Service for Education Improvement (Serviço de Apoio à Melhoria da Educação – SAME). She participates in national and European projects about education (e.g. Inclusive Early Childhood Education - European Agency for Special Needs and Inclusive Education).

Academic teaching areas
  • Research Methods
  • Learning, Motivation and Memory
  • Psychology of Education
  • Curriculum, Planning and Evaluation
Scientific areas of activity
  • Inclusive education
  • Multi-Tier System of Supports in education
  • Schools evaluation and improvement
  • Professional and organizational development
Academic CV

Research Centre for Human Development (CEDH)