Dr Mohi Rua

Senior Lecturer; Community, Maori, Indigenous & Social Psychology

Qualifications: PhD (Psychology); PGDipPsyc (Comm); MSocSc

Iwi: Ngai Tūhoe, Ngāti Awa, Ngāti Whakaue

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About Mohi

Research interest in Community, Maori, Social and Indigenous Psychology.

Recent Publications

  • Hodgetts, D., Stolte, O., King, P., & Groot, S. (2019). Reproducing the general through the local: Lessons from poverty research. In C. Højholt, & E. Schraube (Eds.), Subjectivity and Knowledge: Generalization in the Psychological Study of Everyday Life (pp. 157-174). Springer International Publishing. Open Access version:

  • Stolte, O., & Rua, M. (2019). Cultivating more human understandings of the Maori precariat. In New Zealand Psychological Society Conference. Rotorua, New Zealand.

  • Sonn, C. C., Rua, M. R., & Quayle, A. F. (2019). Decolonising applied social psychology: Culture, indigeneity and coloniality. In K. C. O'Doherty, & D. Hodgetts (Eds.), The SAGE Handbook of Applied Social Psychology (pp. 39-57). UK: SAGE.

  • Rua, M., Stolte, O., Neha, E., Hodgetts, D., Chamberlain, K., Cochrane, B., . . . Karapu, R. (2019). From ‘at risk’ individuals to whānau flourishing: Contextualised understandings of Māori precarity in Aotearoa. In Native American and Indigenous Studies (NAISA) Annual Meeting. University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

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Papers Taught

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: K1.01
Phone: 9213