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Irene García-Moya, Dr

Research Fellow at Universidad de Sevilla

Irene García-Moya, PhD in Psychology, is a Senior Research Fellow of the prestigious Ramón y Cajal Programme at the Department of Developmental and Educational Psychology, University of Seville (Spain). She has been a member of the research team of the WHO collaborative survey Health Behaviour in School-aged Children in Spain since 2010 and is one of the coordinators of the group of experts in school of the HBSC international network. She is a Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Hertfordshire (England, UK), where she worked as a Marie Curie Fellow from 2016 to 2018, leading the project ‘Well-being among European youth: The contribution of student-teacher relationships in the secondary-school population’. This was the start of her line of research about the importance of student-teacher connectedness for school wellbeing (, which has also been supported by La Caixa Foundation through the Junior Leader research programme.

Irene García-Moya's contributions