Faculty of  Sciences and Art , department of psychology, associated professor

Maia Tsereteli was born in 1967 in Tbilisi, in 1985 finished 61-th Secondary School in Tbilisi
• In 1986-91 was a student of Faculty of psychology at the Tbilisi State University, specialization of general psychology.
• In 1990 student exchange program was attended by the summer school of the political university of Isbrück (Austria).
• In 1991-94 she studied law at the Institute of Law of the Georgiian Academy of Sciences, specializing in Legal Psychology.
• Iin 2001 she was Ph.D student at the D. Uznadze Institute of Psychology of the Georgian Academy of Sciences.
• In 2003 defended Ph.D thesis.
• From 1995 at 2006 she was senior teacher and docent at Sulkhan Saba Orbeliani Pedagogical University.
• From 2007 to 2012 was assotiated professor of Ilia State University, and since 2012 he is Associate Professor.
• She is married, has a son.

Scientific interests / research interests

Scientific interests: Developmental psychology; Identity Formation;
Research interests: Coping Strategies ; Adolescents Psychological Well-Being and Stress. Caucasian Messenger;

 Featured publications
Changes in Coping Strategies of Georgian Adolescents
in Post-war Period, (with N.Imedadze, M.Japaridze). In book “12th Biennial Conference of the European Association for Research on Adolescence”, pp. 123-128. Medimond, 2012
Study of future teachers psychological barriers and training for their overcoming, Tbilisi 2002

An extensive list of publications

Current Courses

Course Catalog

Bachelor’s courses
1. Developmental psychology
2. Introduction in psychology
Master’s courses
1. Identity Formation
2. Modern aspects of developmental psychology