Student in Organizational, Social and Work Psychology, University of Porto
Maria Inês Pinhão is a Portuguese student who started her educational path in Economics, at the Faculty of Economics of Porto, but soon realized Psychology was what she was most identified with. At the moment, she is in the last year of her Master’s Degree in Organizational, Social and Work Psychology, at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Porto, and completed her curricular internship in MC’ People team (Sonae), which is the food retail market leader in Portugal. During her academic years, she has actively participated in various volunteer organizations in the field of health, children, and habitational poverty, and also in some students’ organizations. She was the Treasurer and then Vice-President of the Students’ Association of her Faculty, and, at the same time, President of the General Council at the National Association of Psychology Students. Since 2020, she is a member of the Academic Federation of Porto, which represents more than 70.000 students from the Academy of Porto, and is also a member of the Student Board of EUGLOH.