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Dr Emily Schuler

Visiting Student

Emily Schuler was a Visiting Student at the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing from 1st November 2020 until June 30th 2022. 

Emily is based in Recife, Brazil and since 2013 has been active in the field of research at the Catholic University of Pernambuco, Brazil (Universidade Católica de Pernambuco – UNICAP) in the Laboratory of Family, Social Interaction and Health (LAFAM). She also teaches at the Graduate Course in Gerontology at the same institution. Her research interests are intergenerational relationships, families, and ageing. 

Emily has obtained her PhD in Clinical Psychology at the Catholic University of Pernambuco with a Capes Scholarship (Coordination of Improvement in Higher Education of the Brazilian Education Ministry). She also obtained her Bachelor (2016) and Masters (2018) in Clinical Psychology at the same institution with a Capes Scholarship. Currently she is an Assistant Professor at the Centro Universitário Estácio de Sá in Recife, Brazil, teaching at the Bachelor in Psychology. 

Links to publicly accessible reports; academic publications available on request.