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Solange Muglia Wechsler


Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (PUC-CAMP). Escola de Ciências da Vida (ECV)  (Institutional affiliation from the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

Undergraduate Psychology degree at Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (1974), master and doctoral degres from University of Georgia (USA).Post doctoral studies at the Torrance Center of Creative Studies. Visiting professor at Baylor University (Texas).. Founder of Brazilian School and Educational Psychology Association (ABRAPEE) , Brazilian Creativity and Innovation Association (CRIABRASILIS), and co-founder of the Brazilian Institute of Psychological Assessment (IBAP). She received international and national honors titles: Distinguished Creative Scholar (USA), Outstanding Personality in Arts and Sciences (Venezuela), Distinguished International Psychologist (USA), Emeritus professor from the Universidad Nacional Federico Villareal ( Peru), Meritus disctinction in psychological assessment ( Society on Psychological Assessment -Peru), Meritus contribution ( Brazilian School and Educational Psychology Association), Outstanding Psychologist from the Brazilian Psychological Institute (IBAP- Brazil), Meritus distinction from the Federation of Psychology Associations (FENPB-Brazil). She was the vice president of the Brazilian Positive Psychology Association and the president of the I and II Conferences of Creativity and Innovation.. She was a council member of the International Test Commission, representing the Iberian Latin American countries and chief editor of the journal Estudos de Psicologia (Campinas). She is at the editorial council of the Interamerican Journal of Psychology and co-editor of the Interamerican Journal of Creativity and Innovation. and president of teh Brazilian Creativity and Innovation Association. She is a psychology professor at the Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas and director of the Laboratory of Psychological Assessment. She has published articles, books and psychological tests related to her main research areas, which are creativity, ntelligence, cognitive styles, temperament, leadership, talents, giftedeness, and positive psychology. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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