Unita Werdi Rahajeng


Unita Werdi Rahajeng, S.Psi., M.Psi., Psikolog

NIK: 2013048103262001

NIDN: 0026038107


E-mail: unita@ub.ac.id

Website: unita.lecture.ub.ac.id

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Undergraduate: Bachelor Degree in Psychology (1999 – 2003) from Universitas Gadjah Mada

Postgraduate: Master Degree in Psychology and Certified Psychologist (2007-2009) from Universitas Airlangga

Profesional Experiences:

  • Counselor and Fellow for Center of Disability Studies and Services (CDSS), Universitas Brawijaya
  • Certified Internal Assessor from Center of Quality Assurance, Universitas Brawijaya

Research Interests

  • Life Span Development, focusing in youth, adulthood, and elderly
  • Disability Studies, mainly inclusive education in higher education and promoting inclusiveness for people with disability in broad context

Esteem Indicators

  • Reviewer of Jurnal Ilmu Keluarga dan Konsumen (JIKK) Institut Pertanian Bogor (2016-2017)
  • Reviewer of Journal of Child Development Studies (JCDS) Faculty of Human Ecology, Institut Pertanian Bogor (2017)
  • Reviewer of MediaPsi journal, Psychology Department Universitas Brawijaya (2016)

Mentoring and Supervision

Has carried out supervise undergraduate research student in wide range topic, mainly related with social relation, identity development, and wellbeing in adolescence, elderly, and people with disability.

Research Experiences

  • Training Curriculum Adaptation Specialist for Ayo Inklusif!, Project funded by USAID for promoting employability for people with disability in private sector (2018)
  • Research Fellow for “Heading Inclusive Islam for People with Disability”, Funded by The Asia Foundation (2017)
  • Research Fellow for “Art and Disability Mapping in Indonesia”, Funded by British Council (2017)

Selected Research Funding

  • Grant for Junior Researcher Universitas Brawijaya (2018): Research about Employability of Youth with Disability. (Unita Werdi Rahajeng, Ari Pratiwi, Alies Poetri Lintangsari)
  • Competence-based Grant for Textbook Publication Universitas Brawijaya (2018): Disability and Inclusive Education in Higher Education (Ari Pratiwi, Alies Poetri Lintangsari, Ulfah Fatmala Rizky, Unita Werdi Rahajeng)

Research Outputs

Selected Publications

  • Permatasari, D.P., Rahajeng, U.W., Fitriani, A., Kurniawati, Y. (2018). Parent’s academic expectation, academic self concept, and high school student’s anxiety deal with national examination. Jurnal Ilmiah Psikologi Terapan, Vol 6 No 1, 63-73
  • Rahajeng, U.W., Wigati, T.Y.A. (2018). Prosocial behaviour as a predictor of adolescent peer status. Jurnal Psikologi Teori dan Terapan, Vol 8 No 2, 124-132
  • Herasafitri, R.D.F., Rahajeng, U.W., Sarirah, T. (2017). Wake Up and Make Up: Effect of cosmetic and time exposure in attractiveness. Mediapsi Vol 2, No 2,  30-37  
  • Thohari, S., Lintangsari, A.P., Rahajeng, U.W., Mahalli, M., Rizky, U.F. (2017). Research report in Art and Disability Mapping in Indonesia.
  • Rahajeng, UW. (2017) Mediating role of ethnic identity on the relationship between ethnicity and life satisfaction among indonesian adolescent.Paper presented in The Asian Conference on Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, March 22-25, 2017
  • Rahajeng, U.W. (2016). Ethnic values transmission in parenting: Relation of Ethnic Identification and Ethnic Socialization in Family. Paper presented in National Seminar of Religion and Culture, Universitas Muhammadiyah Jember
  • Rahajeng, U.W., Pratiwi, A., Widyasari, S.D (2016). Comparison school bullying’s bystander response among elementary and junior high school student. Paper presented in National Seminar and Workshop: Positive Psychology Universitas Katolik Widya Mandala Surabaya. 16-17 November 2016

Profesional Membership

  • Member of Indonesian Psychological Association (HIMPSI)
  • Member of Australia-Indonesia Disability Research and Advocacy Network (AIDRAN)

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