Dr Mohi Rua

Senior Lecturer; Maori/Indigenous/Community Psychology

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

Iwi: Ngai Tuhoe, Ngāti Awa, Ngāti Whakaue

School of Psychology


About Mohi

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

Research Interests

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Recent Publications

  • 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.

  • Martin, A., Hodgetts, D., Rua, M., Stolte, O., & King, P. (2018). The political assassination of Metiria Turei: A media analysis. In Society of Australasian Social Psychologists (SASP) Conference. Conference held in Wellington, New Zealand.

  • Rua, M., Karapu, R., Neha, E., Groot, S., & Haar, J. (2018). Precarious Maori whanau in austere times. In Toi Tū Te Whānau, Toi Tū Te Kāwai Whakapapa: A Workshop on Whānau and Whakapapa for Public Policy. Conference held at Wellington, New Zealand.

  • Rua, M., Hodgetts, D., Stolte, O., Cochrane, B., Stubbs, T., Chamberlain, K., . . . Standing, G. (2018). The Māori precariat: structural causes and lived realities of poverty and inequality. In 8th Biennial International Indigenous Research Conference (IIRC18). Conference held at Auckland, New Zealand.

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Phone: 9213