Klaus Cavalhieri | Psychology | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Liberal Arts

Klaus Cavalhieri

Doctoral Student, Counseling Psychology

Klaus Cavelari


Florianópolis, Brazil.

Undergraduate Institution and Degree: 

BA in Psychology; Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (Brazil).

Current Program/Degree Pursued:

Counseling Psychology (PhD).

Year of Matriculation:


Research Interests:

Health disparities; Psychology and classism; International psychology; Effects of oppressive systems on health.


Cavalhieri, K.E.; Krawulski, E. (2013) Adaptation process of a Job Satisfaction Scale to the context of Junior enterprises: preliminary results. Barbarói, (39), 164-191.

Medeiros, J. G.; Antunes, L; Pokreviescki, J. E. J.; Bottenberg, D. G.; Ferreira, C. A.; Cavalhieri, K. E. (2011). The emergence of sentence reading as stemming from teaching their constituent parts. Acta Comportamentalia, 19, 317-342.

Teaching Experience: 

TA for Into to Psychology (Psyc102) at SIU

TA for Group Dynamics at UFSC (Brazil)

Future Career Plans:

Pursuing a career as a faculty member; Teaching; Research

What Attracted Me to SIU:

The program’s reputation, the faculty’s research interests, the positive and supportive atmosphere of the program, research and clinical training opportunities.