Personal profile


Emma is a Lecturer in Occupational Therapy and Course Director for MSc Occupational Therapy.  She joined the School of Health Sciences as a Lecturer Practitioner in 2016 and then went on to become a full time Lecturer in Occupational Therapy.  Emma is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and teaches on the BSc, MSc and Degree Apprenticeship in Occupational Therapy.  Her clinical background is in social care, specialising in equipment and housing adaptations for adults and children with long term conditions. 


Feb 2022 to present - Course Director MSc Occupational Therapy, UEA

Dec 2019 to April 2021 - Course Director BSc Occupational Therapy, UEA

2018 to present - Lecturer in Occupational Therapy, UEA

2016 to 2018 - Lecturer Practitioner in Nursing Sciences, UEA

2014 to 2018 - Occupational Therapist in Adult Social Care 

Academic Background

Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Practice, University of East Anglia

MSc Occupational Therapy, University of East Anglia - Distinction

BSc (Hons) Psychology, University of East Anglia - First Class Honours

Administrative Posts

Admissions officer for MSc Occupational Therapy

Equity champion for Occupational Therapy at UEA

Employability lead for MSc Occupational Therapy