Graduate Directory

Marina Dadico Amâncio de Souza
  • Title
    • Ph.D. Student
  • Division Social Sciences Division
  • Department
    • Latin American & Latino Studies
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Crown College Faculty Wing, 223
  • Mail Stop Merrill College

Research Interests

- Coloniality, movements of resistance to slavery, marronage, quilombos

- Afro-Brazil, territory, collective action

- Global and community health

Biography, Education and Training

Marina is a Ph.D. Student in Latin American and Latino Studies at the UC Santa Cruz. She received her B.A. in Psychology from the Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre (UFCSPA), in Brazil. Marina interrupted her M.A. in Psychology at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) to pursue her Ph.D. at UCSC.

 

Education

- Ph.D. Student in Latin American and Latino Studies, University of California Santa Cruz

- B.A. in Psychology, Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre - UFCSPA, Brazil (2022)

Honors, Awards and Grants

Regents Fellowship, University of California Santa Cruz (Fall '22)

Teaching Interests

Teaching Experience

- Developmental Psychology (UFCSPA)

- Mental Health and Institutions (UFCSPA)

- Psychological Assessment Techniques (UFCSPA)