Western Kentucky University

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Dr. Nielsen Pereira

Dr. Nielsen Pereira

Assistant Professor

Office:  Gary A. Ransdell Hall 1007
Phone:  270-745-4140
Email:  nielsen.pereira@wku.edu

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy, 2011, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
  • Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics, 2006, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Education, 2003, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Research Interests

  • Underserved populations in gifted education
  • Identification of gifted students
  • University-based programming for gifted students
  • Program evaluation

Courses Taught

  • PSY 432, Psychology of the Gifted, Creative, and Talented
  • GTE 537, Curriculum, Strategies, and Materials for Gifted Students
  • ELED 465, Senior Projects in Elementary Education

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 Last Modified 7/19/13