Official Title: Senior Lecturer

Faculty: Faculty of Social Sciences and Education

Email: joana.costa@usj.edu.mo


Short Bio

Joana Costa (MSc, Senior Lecturer) is a Business Psychologist with an MSc in Organisational Psychology (with honours) by the University of Manchester’s Alliance Manchester Business School and a BA in Psychology by the Catholic University of Portugal. She is a Registered Graduate Member and Assistant Test User in Occupational Test Administration (Ability & Personality) by the British Psychological Society. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Psychology at the University of Saint Joseph and her research interests include organisational behaviour, development, and communication, as well as organisational attractiveness and employer branding.

Publications

Presentations & Scientific Posters:

- Co-author of the scientific poster "Life Values and Creativity in Future Psychologists and Managers", presented at the "International Psychologist Applications Conference and Trends" (April 2016)
- Main author and presenter of the research project "Cyberbullying, academic performance and self-destructing behaviour in portuguese college students"​, presented at the "XXII Encontro da Adolescência"​ (March 2015)
- Co-author of the scientific poster "The psychological roots of family"​, presented at the international conference “Família e Psicologia: Contributos para a investigação e intervenção” (May 2013)


Modules

Year 1 Master
Year 1 Bachelor
Year 2 Bachelor
LCO104
2 credits
Year 3 Bachelor
LPY305
3 credits
Year 4 Bachelor
LPY401
5 credits